Monday, January 31, 2011

Blooming Lamp

Hey guys! I jumped on the band wagon and made a "blooming lamp" as Kara calls it head over to her blog and check out her awesome tutorial.  I had this extra urn vase and lamp laying around so I decided to put it to use. I made a spring arrangement and I think I will change this out as the seasons go. 
*All photos enlarge when clicked on*

Here are some close- ups of the arrangement.

Here is how it looks with the light off. I love how it turned out! I put this in the same room where my entertainment center is and it matches my runner I love it!! 

           Well thats it for today guys I hope you enjoyed my Blooming Lamp. I am joining Carrie, Susan, Kara and  Marty. If I find anymore parties I can join I will be sure to add to them. Have a great day!!




Melissa Miller said...

WOW! How gorgeous Ally! You are talented my friend. LOVE the zebra shade too.

Have a great day.
~Melissa :)

Vicki said...

I like the sassy zebra shade and how you combined the two elements. Great job!

Emelia DiCarlo said...

Your lamp is awesome. I love the colors and color of container you decided on.....the sprays are just terrific. You are all so talented and creative in "blogland". Do you think you would share where you purchased your materials. Enjoying all your posts and thank you.

Val said...

What a wonderful job you did! Looks great! Happy Monday.

Rachel Murphy said...

Wonderful job Allyson! Love the colors.
Thanks for visiting my blog and following me. I am following you too..
So nice to have such wonderful new bloggy friends :)

Laurie said...

What a beautiful lamp! Love it! Thanks for the blog visit. I have really enjoyed looking around your blog and am now your newest follower!

Shirley said...

Well, I just love it! Kara started something didn't she? I have made 2 so far to put in my booth at our local flea market. I will be putting some in my house soon to. You did a great job!

Liz said...

Lovely job, Allyson! The colors are so pretty and the shade is ADORABLE!! Good job, girl!! Thanks for sharing! XOXO ~Liz

Lori said...

Hi Allyson,

Thanks for stopping by Thrifty Decor Mom!
I'm a new follower of your blog! It's great that you rescued Walter the Maltese. They are wonderful dogs! We just love our Maltese Jake.
I just started looking around your blog - love everything you've done!

Lori : )

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

This is unreal gorgeous. I love it. What a wonderful and creative idea. Stunning. Thanks so much for joining TTT. Hugs, Marty

Karen said...

This is awesome!.. never thought of something like this before - great job.

Judy said...

Your lamp is really beautiful. I love it. You did an awesome job. Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and for your kind comments. I am hosting my first blog party. The link will be open starting tonight. Hope to see you there.

Judy said...

Can you please come back and re-enter. I didn't realize I had to choose thumbnail and not picture on the linky. Thanks.

Jane @ Jane's Junk and Treasures said...

Hey Allyson,
A. How did I miss you at the Newbie Party!??

B. Was that fun or what!?

C. Cute, cute lamp! I love the animal print! Don't ya just want to keep the light on all the time!

And D. I just totally bagged on you over at Lori's blog, Thrifty Decor Mom.........47 degrees what is that like!??

E. Love your blog and I am your latest follower!

F. Please come by and say hi! You nice and warm decorator in AZ!

G. Jackson with the yogurt all over his head!! Precious!!!!!

Katie @ OhhBaby said...

This is beautiful! I love it!

Kelly said...

This is gorgeous! I've never seen one of these. Love how you added in the zebra shade!

Thanks so much for your comment and for following my blog. I'm following you back!



A Vintage Vine said...

Great blog Allyson! Thanks for inviting me over! That lamp is so cute! What a cleaver idea...Thanks for sharing!

Theresa said...

love the lamp, what a great idea!


⚜ ↁℯℬℬᴵℰ⚜ said...

That is so stinkin clever. I have seen a couple of gals do this now, and they all look fun!

Lindsey said...

Love the lamp. You are so creative.

Carrie @ Dittle Dattle said...

This turned out so nice! I love the tall grass with the zebra pattern shade! Great job! Thanks for linking up to "Amaze Me Monday" blog party!