Saturday, May 26, 2012

Patriotic Porch

Short on time and short on money (story of my life - LOL!) I came up with a few quick projects to add some patriotic pizazz to my "Plain Jane" porch.  I started with this simple fabric banner (I didn't even finish the edges of the pennants -- just used pinking shears -- gasp!)
 For the table, I found this tablecloth at the thrift for 1.00 and the little patriotic teapot for 2.00! 
A scrap of left over fabric from the banner adds a little interest (also just used pinking shears on the edges).
With the addition of a few peonies and ferns from my garden, I'm ready for the holiday.  I hope everyone has a beautiful Memorial Day spent with family, friends or just relaxing!



  1. Oh, I love your banner! I want to make one and this would be an easy and fast project. Enjoy your weekend. I'm a little under the weather so I'm stuck inside. Hugs!

  2. What a fun project Lauren, it looks great and so festive. Hope you have a wonderful Memorial Day weekend too:-)

  3. Looks so nice hope you have a wonderful safe weekend

  4. It looks lovely Lauren! Wishing you a wonderful long weekend!Angie xo


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