Spring Mantel

 

It  all started with my newly painted mirror. 

Added an old wine bottle, I would love a real antique bottle. 

I used a galvanized bucket and live plant on the right, elevated with books. 

perfect pink flowers with the bunnies ears

I don’t think that I’ve decorated with pink before.

I wrapped raffia around the top of the wine bottle, put some TJ Maxx realistic looking eggs in a silver bowl.

It was so easy to peal the cover off the $1 books.

All the little details.

I love the refreshing look of the light colors.

What color says Spring to YOU?

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  1. 1

    This is the perfect Spring Mantel!!! Everything about it I love. I think I am going to have to go buy a big bottle of wine so I can get started on my mantel. I am pinning this. Ahh so fresh and cheery
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    Vicki says:

    So pretty! I love the pink! I haven’t even started on mine yet. I wish these parties lasted longer, but it looks like (based on Debbiedoo’s) they are only lasting a day or two. Bummer!
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  3. 3

    Beautiful! Love the colors!
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  4. 4
    CAS says:

    Your mantel is sweet, charming & just plain lovely! Love the precious little bunny.
    CAS

  5. 5
    Gina says:

    Your mantel looks so pretty, Debbie! It just screams Spring. I love the soft colors & the pink accents really pop. That galvanized bucket is great too!
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    Vanessa says:

    Sooooooo beautiful Debbie! Where did you find those pink flowers? The colors are so lovely and soft!
    Vanessa
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  7. 7
    Marcia says:

    Absolutely lovely. I LOVE it!
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  8. 8
    cassie says:

    LOVE it! the pink touches are so pretty!
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  9. 9

    So cute! Love the pink! And the raffia wrapped bottle is perfect!
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  10. 10

    Love, love, love the pink! So fresh, wonderful job!
    Pam {simple details} recently posted..spring mantel & bookcase

  11. 11

    It is really, really lovely! I don’t think I’ve ever used pink either, but you did it perfectly! I’m actually on the hunt for a galvanized bucket of some sort… I want to use it as a sink in our powder room!
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  12. 12

    Love your Spring Mantel! I love green for Spring, of course!
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  13. 13
    Gail says:

    Debbie your mantel is beautiful all decked out for Spring! I love your galvanized bucket. Thanks for sharing and enjoy your day, Gail
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    Shannon says:

    Oh Debbie… you already knew I would adore it, right? It is so sweet and all “dreamy~Springy” with just the perfect touches of pink. “Our” bunny sure looks cute up there! If I ever get a fatter mantel, maybe mine will hop on up too? Thanks so much for sharing it!!
    Shannon recently posted..Spring Mantel & Link Party

  15. 15
    Michelle says:

    So lovely! I love the sweet bunny and those pink flowers! All pastels say Spring to me!
    Michelle

  16. 16

    So pretty! I love, love, love the galvanized bucket! The little dish of eggs is a great touch too. I’d love it if you’d share this at my Spring Mantel Party, going on now @ the Delectable Home.
    http://delectablehome.blogspot.com/2012/02/spring-mantel-party.html

  17. 17

    Your mantel is so fresh and pretty for spring. I like the variety of textures and details without overloading.
    Mary Alice
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  18. 18
    vicki sutton says:

    Love ur mantel especially ur mirror.

  19. 19
    momto8blog says:

    your mantel looks so pretty and ready for spring!!!
    I bought those eggs at Marshals and have them on my piano.
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  20. 20

    So fresh and fun! Love the pink and the old wine bottle (love green glass).
    Kelly
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  21. 21

    Debbie, I love the pastels you used in your mantel! It looks so bright and springy! I’m a galvanized girl- your bucket with the green plant is so cute! It’s all so pretty and fresh!
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  22. 22
    Bliss says:

    I think pink suits you. Springy.

    ~Bliss~
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  23. 23
    Shelia says:

    Your mantel is darling! Soft looking and sweet. Pink looks good on your mantel.
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)
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  24. 24
    debbie says:

    Beautiful as always Debbie. I enjoy your attention to details always. Pretty photos too.

  25. 25

    Hi Debbie,
    The mirror looks beautiful…Love your Spring Mantel!
    So very pretty!
    All the Best,
    Christine
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  26. 26

    What a beautiful mantel! You are ready for spring!
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  27. 27
    Maysem says:

    Very pretty mantel!
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  28. 28
    Cristina says:

    Your mantel looks so pretty!! Those pink flowers and the bunny are my fav.
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  29. 29

    That is spring at it’s best! So pretty!
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  30. 30

    Beautiful mantel. I love those cute little eggs! Stopping by from Fox Hollow Cottage’s Spring Mantel party.

    Shasta

  31. 31
    Becca says:

    It’s beautiful, Debbie! Love the bucket … the old wine bottle … the eggs and soft pops of color. ALL of it!
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  32. 32

    What a beautiful Spring vignette.
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  33. 33
    Jann Olson says:

    I love it Debbie! It is so soft and definately says Spring. I have got to get me some $1 books and do that. I love the look.
    p.s. I am such a dork, I was already following you. lol!
    Hugs,
    Jann
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  34. 34
    Pam says:

    Your mantel is gorgeous. So fresh and light. Love the eggs in the silver bowl!

  35. 35
    Lisa says:

    Wow debbie How Gorgeous your mantel look with the Beautiful Mirror you made and all the Spring and easter Items . I Just Love it!!

  36. 36

    Debbie,
    Your mantel is certainly a true reflection of spring! I adore your sprays of delicate flowers and the touches of pink. Your display of eggs in a silver compote is beautiful. Thank you for the much needed inspiration as I sit and stare at my mantel begging to be ‘dressed’!
    Deborah
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  37. 37
    Amy Renea says:

    Looks so springalicious!! Loving all the PINK!

  38. 38

    So pretty, you’ve done a fabulous job with your mantle – so Springy!! What are the little flowers in the wine bottle? They do look lovely!
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  39. 39
    Layla says:

    What an absolutely BEAUTIFUL spring display! Thanks so much for partyin’ with us today, Debbie!
    :-D
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  40. 40
    Miss Kitty says:

    So Pretty and Fresh! Hey, don’t tell anyone the wine bottle is not old…they won’t know the difference. I have been hoarding some just like that to use sometime. I think they have that “old glass” wavy look. I like the way you tied the twine on the neck of the bottle.
    Miss Kitty recently posted..Spring Green Mantle

  41. 41
    Gwen says:

    Wow, Debbie! It’s absolutely gorgeous…I love the splashes of pink. They are beautiful!

  42. 42

    Love, love, love it! Everything…all of it! So springy…just makes me want to open the windows!

    Jessica @ Mom 4 Real
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  43. 43

    Lovely Mantel!! I love the pops of pink!! : ) I’m actually quite partial to pink during spring time!
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