• My Halloween Mantel

    Halloween is so close you can taste it…yes, all that candy and the extra weight it will put on my waist and belly. I’m not really a big Halloween fan…gasp! OK. Enough of that. Seriously though, my favorite season is Christmas from decorating to gift shopping to entertaining. I do love a good scary movie marathon this time of year I’ll admit. Outside of stealing my kids candy (shhhh don’t tell them) and a movie marathon, I could take or leave Halloween. My family on the other hand loves Halloween so mama has to decorate to make everyone happy. I wanted a spooky meets elegant feel to the mantel, this year and I think I pulled it off successfully.

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    The No Tricks Just Treats pillow and the black tree are from Pier 1 and the tree actually glows in the nextdaynootropics dark. The little woods signs and the chevron pattern pumpkin next to the rustic wood crate, were from the $1 bin at Target. Had to cut the stake in half on the orange Happy Halloween sign so that it was shorter than the white Trick or Treat sign.

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    The boo pillow, the owl and the sign are both from Pier one. The orange candle holder, the diamond pattern pumpkin and the pennant flags are once again from Target.

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    1. October 20, 2015 / 12:11 pm

      It’s AbSOLUTLEY BEAUTIFUL! You Are so lucky to have a Fireplace and mantle in your home this time of year!

      • therusticlife
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        October 21, 2015 / 9:13 pm

        Thank you so much!!! It is pretty cool to use this time of year. 🙂