Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Copy Cat Design

I'm always amazed by the creativity of the bloggers I follow.    I regularly check in on New Orleans blogger, Ron, at Uptown Acorn for some design inspiration.  When I saw what he did in his foyer with turtle shells and orbs I immediately told him that I was stealing his idea.

Shells in Jar  at Uptown Acorn

  I loved how the apothecary jars gathered the shells and stacked and balanced them.


Recently I found some small bleached shells.




Originally I tucked them in with the other sea shells and coral in my faux clam shell.



  Since they're so fragile, I thought that Ron's clever idea was a better solution.

I placed some sea glass in the bottom of a glass cylinder.
 I let the shells tumble and climb upon themselves.






Do you display your treasures under glass?


Thanks Ron.

Kathy










5 comments:

  1. Oh how pretty and fun is this. I love this idea. I may have to borrow it too.

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  2. I love this idea too!!!! I am so flattered. xo

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  3. Hi Kathy, I love how you displayed the shells. Have a wonderful July 4th!
    xx,
    Sherry

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  4. Very pretty!! Everything looks prettier under glass!

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