Saturday, March 19, 2011

~Did Someone Say Spring??~

With the weather starting to turn warm and all the beautiful pictures that I have seen lately of homeowner's spring decor, I decided to make a seasonal display of my own.

I decided that the best place for my spring display would be the dining room table.  I always have a long rectangular wooden box on the table.  It seemed so empty and sad.  Not any more...

I had purchased the two rabbits made from old quilts a couple of years ago, but never really found a place to use them.  After a quick trip to Hobby Lobby and to a local primitive store, I knew exactly what to do with my lonely rabbits.
I started by filling the box with springtime greenery.  I chose this particular greening because it reminded me of clovers and it had little purple buds on it.
I then placed five fabric carrots and the two rabbits in the greenery.  I wanted to the rabbits to look as if they were hiding from that pesky farmer.

I then placed the "Carrots 4 Sale" sign in front of the box.

I am really happy with the way it turned out!  We would love to hear about and see some of your springtime displays.  Visit A Primitive Place on Facebook and share them with us.

Thank you for visiting A Primitive Place.  We appreciate you stopping by and hope that you will continue to come back as often as you can.  Always remember, "Springtime is the land awakening.  The March winds are the morning yawn."

All My Best, 


winterberryprimitives said...

Dan, I love your spring display!
I think the bunnies look so at home
surrounded by the "clover"

you have a great eye for detail..
Thanks for sharing!

Deppen homestead 1862 said...

Cute display~ oh, so ready for spring!

Loretta said...

Dan I love it! What a fresh and fun display and the carrots for sale sign was the perfect touch! Happy Spring! Blessings

Craftyperson said...

Great Spring Thyme display...
The sign is the finishing touch to bring it all together..

Prim hugs,

ChristinaP said...

Cute two bunnies in the carrot patch!

Y1M said...


Dan, your display is very pictures your vision so well. Love it.

Spring Hugs,

Tracey said...

Looks great, Dan! Aren't you glad Easter is late this year! It just extends the decorating season so nicely. I love looking at all the beautiful spring displays out there!

Hillcresthome Prims said...

Oh MY, Dan you always out do yourself. Your Spring display is FAB-U-LOUS!!! You always decorate your home so warm and cozy!!! Thanks for sharing!!

Becca said...

So cute..can't wait for our chance to be in your excited..keep up the great ideas :D..beck

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