Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Sneak Peek at Halloween

Just thought you might like a little sneak peek at my Halloween extravaganza. I have been working for a couple of days now in order to get all of my indoor decorations set up. It was a bit overwhelming. I didn't realize how much I actually have.
Once I took everything out, I had to figure out the vignettes that I wanted to make. These are just a tiny peak. Hope you like it so far.

I was recently tagged by two bloggers, for the middle name game. I was tagged by Allison and Genevieve. I don't have a middle name, and I tried to come up with one that I would have wanted, but nothing sounded too great with Rosemary. I decided to use Mary, because it comes after Rose. It's sort of like a middle name. I guess you have to come up with something for each letter. M- Mother comes to mind. I love being a mother to my daughter Amanda. She has always been fun right from the start. She is smart, sweet and intelligent. She is fun to be around and has a great sense of humor. We are very much the same. We sometimes say the same things, at the exact same time.
A- I love art. I took many art classes when I was in school. I love to paint, draw,
decorate, craft etc.
R- Roses are my favorite flower. I love all varieties.
Y- Yellow is one of my favorite colors. You will see it incorporated in many rooms in my
home. I have always liked this color. My first new car was in 1978, it was a yellow
Toyota Celica.
Now I am suppose to tag as many people as letters in my faux middle name.
If you have already been tagged, I apologize. I am tagging Michelle Faerie Dust Dreams,
Jill Bailiwick Designs, Dolly From My Cherry Heart, and Robyn Happy House of Haas.
If you want to play, use your middle name to tell us about yourself using each letter, then tag as many people as letters in your middle name. If you do not have a middle name, choose one you would have wanted to have.
If you have not visited any of these bloggers, check them out. They are all on the left side of my blog, titled Great blogs to visit.
Have a great day!


Anonymous said...

Like it? Love it so far! Can't wait to see more. The name game is fun. We both like yellow. I saw an inerview recently with Nelly Furtado where she said "I like yellow and I'm loud" LOL! Do the two go together?!


Michelle Frae Cummings said...

Your Halloween stuff is just great! And thanks for tagging me! I have not been tagged yet!

PAT said...

Your hallowe'en vignettes are very cute!


Marilyn in NM said...

Rosemary, we had a great Anniversary. Yours will be in the "heart" of Autumn, my favorite time of year!
I've added you to my favorite blogs, too! And thank you!!!!

FrenchGardenHouse said...

Rosemary, thank you for always leaving the sweetest comments on my blog. You've changed from pink to "halloween" and fall all looks very, very nice!

KLKinFLA said...

Love your Halloween decor! That "witch is in" pumpkin is a hoot!

Saw an article in last month's Country Living about the Alameda flea market in California. I thought about you. I have no idea if it's anywhere near you, but I wondered if you've been.

Tick tock, tick tock, that wedding is gonna be here before you know it!


Unknown said...

Got it! Come and see what I came up!

Anonymous said...

Well done on the name game, you were rather more challenged with the lack of a middle name but still did it.

Anonymous said...

Halloween never looked so sweet! I prefer sweet to scary! :)

Anonymous said...

Looks fabulous! I love Halloween.

RedBessBonney said...

The Halloween stuff is great!

Susie Q said...

Oh how wonderful it all is! I have that witch is on pumpkin too but LOVE how you displayed yours! : )

Your vignettes are too special and fun and stylish for words! I love them!

You are such a creative lady!


Alice Regan said...

I love your Halloween goodies. I've been wanting to start decorating for the special day, but didn't know where to start. You have given me soooo many beautiful ideas and the desire to just start! Thanks for sharing!

Anonymous said...


Sophie Honeysuckle said...

I showed my mum your blog today, and she loved your Halloween decorations!! Especially the little black cat!!

Monica said...

oh what fun stuff ! I am sure your house looks amazingly CUTE right now. I love the vases with the black and orange!

Lisa said...

Love the cat and we share a childs same name! I also do not have a middle name! :) Great decorations!

Simply Me Art said...

Rosemary, The Decor is "Hauntingly Gorgeous". I Love how you put the Colored Shred in the Glass Jars... I was so Happy to receive your card today and it is Simply Beautiful and I Love it so much. It is Hanging on my Bulletin Board in our loft... Thank you for the Thank you...LOL, Jamie

Michelle Frae Cummings said...

Just noticed your "frogs"! Especially the copper one! I have a green one I got at a flea market for $2!

Sweet Remembrance said...

Love the vignettes, I am so ready for Fall!

Anonymous said...

Loved the peek - so nice to see and dream about Fall - especially down here in Florida!


Anonymous said...

OOH I am so ready for FALL! Love your decorations! Nice to meet you yesterday!

Deb said...

You have some wonderful Halloween decorations ~ I love your vintage Halloween boxes.

cammy said...

Rosemary, Thank you so much for the paint color info. You are the sweetest!

Reginas Cottage said...

The vintage Halloween boxes are great.I love decoration to Halloween.
Especially Pumpkin for sale.
I come from germany.Sorry my english
is not so perfect.
Have a nice weekend

Anonymous said...

Love the little early glimpse of Halloween! You're starting to get me in the mood for it already!!!

~Becca~Bluebird Rose said...

Great job! I especially like the vintage-looking stuff!

Anonymous said...

love "the witch is in" pumpkin! very cute. i will be looking for one for myself. : ) and the "spooky" tags; did you make those? you are a dear blogger. thanks for always checking in on me. blessings!

Unknown said...

Rosemary, I absolutely love, love, love your fun Halloween decorations!! They are so great, and look so good in the vignettes you created. And I'm glad you did the name game despite not having a middle name. It's fun to get to know people a bit better. Thanks for playing along.