Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Pretty Girlie Things and the CSN giftcard winner.

Hi Bloggerettes!
Let's talk about Pretty Girlie Things.  This is my bathroom vanity and it's where I sit every morning to transform myself !  Well, sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't.  And you know what, some days are just a total waste of make-up.  (oops, I digress).




I like to see my favorite things around me....like pictures of my Mom and sisters, sweet little gifts and trinkets, stuff....you know.

It seems as though everyone is collecting clocks these days.  That's why I can't find them.  But, I do have a few......


I have never been a minimalist and I'm not about to start.  But, there is just something about this sweet pillow I made, sitting on this bench that says, enough already!
Nope, I can't do it.
It needs something more....




Still not enough....needs more stuff...




Much better....ahh..........I'm happy now or at least for today!


Oh by the way, I need to tell you who the winner is of the CSN $60. gift card giveaway.  It's LuLu Kellogg, Coastal Sisters !!
Thanks to everyone who entered and stay tuned because there just might be another one soon.

                                              ~~hugs~~

37 comments:

Sares said...

You go girl! Sometimes too much is NOT enough! Your bathroom mirror area is so beautiful. I can see why it's your favorite spot!

Daphne Nicole & Lynda Cade said...

Oh Sissie, I just love all your sweet girlie things, and your collection of clocks. I love vintage clocks and have a small collection of them myself. Your header looks wonderful, and love that gorgeous pillow. I know what you mean about having to have alot of stuff, I don't have any more room in my house for anything, but I continue to buy! hugs~~~ Daphne

Nestled In Rosenberg said...

I LOVE your vanity mirror! Gosh everything is so so beautiful. :)

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

Love your makeup table, it is so pretty. Love your mirror and all the petty clocks. Your bench is just perfect with the cloches, the birdcage, and the pillows. Beautiful space to start the day. Hugs, Marty

Vicki said...

Oh, Sissie, you have such a lovely home!! Your vanity with that gorgeous mirror and pretty bottles and family photos is the perfect spot!! Love your bench and all the sweet things you foofed it up with. Congratulations to the lucky winner of your generous giveaway! Have a terrific rest of the week~ Love and hugs~ Vicki

Linda @ A La Carte said...

Love your very sweet dressing table! Congrats to the winner!

Barbara said...

Sissie I love your makeup table and the mirror especially. Love what you did with the bench also. Me thinks pillows are your specialty girlfriend, and you make the most fabulous ones I've ever seen! Thanks for visiting my blog and giving me some feedback. I'm one of those that really need reinforcement. (literally hehe)

Hugs XX
Barbara

rustandruffles said...

Hi Sissie,
You have such a gift for putting beautiful displays together!!! Just gorgeous!!!
xojanis

Dorthe said...

SISSIE,
YOU TURNED YOUR CORNER ,TO A FANTASTIC ADVENTURE, OF BEAUTIFULL THINGS, and the vanity , is divine.
Hope your day will be filled with joy.
Hugs,Dorthe

Cindy (Applestone Cottage) said...

So pretty Sissie!
You have such a great eye for detail! That vanity is the most wonderful girly place to get ready for the day.
Hugs,
Cindy

Paula said...

A big Congrats to sweet Lulu!! I know she's jumping for joy!
Beautiful girlie photos!

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

Congrats to LuLu! Love your vanity, that little clock with the pink is so cute! Have a fun day!

Crystal Rose Cottage said...

Your vanity mirror is so pretty! Talk about ultra feminine! Love it! You have the prettiest and most inspiring photos!~Hugs, Patti

Kimberly at ArtJoyStuff said...

Pretty Girlie Things is why I visit, just lovely, thanks for sharing!
enJOY,
Kimberly

FLOWERSHOPGURL said...

Hi Sissie, I love your vanity area with the beautiful mirror and pretty parfume bottles! You have a great clock collection and your decorated bench is too cute! You always work your magic and I bet you are just as pretty without makeup as you are with it! Congratualtions to your winner of your giveaway! I hope you have a great day!
Hugz,
Kim

katie said...

Love what you do.
You have inspired me to make a couple pillows.
I love making the rosettes.
I visit everyday, keep up the beautiful posts.

My name is PJ. said...

Your dressing table is absolutely elegant, Sissie! But those clocks are awesome too! They've been hard to find for years now!!!

Mari said...

HELLO SISSIE....
YOUR CORNER TURNED OUT BEAUTIFUL, IM WITH YOU, TO MUCH IS NOT ENOUGH...LOL
LOVE YOUR PRETTY WHITE PILLOW!!!

SMILES TO YOU BLOGGY FRIEND~:):)~MARI

Donna said...

Hi Sissie,
I adore your Venetian mirror! I see that you even wear pink perfume :) And the sitting area is prefect! The cloches are wonderful and so are your lovely pillows!

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Well congrats to LuLu! Lucky girl! : ) I love your vanity and I feel the same way some days. Those are the days I wish I could just cut two eyes out of a brown bag and wear that over my head! Love your bench, Sissie. Did you make the picture over the bench {the framed writing}?

GWENDOLYN said...

What a gorgeous vanity! I do believe you are living in every girl's dream house.
Blessings~
Gwen

LuLu Kellogg said...

I have been MIA for a few days since I have had the sickies! I am thrilled that I won! YAY!! Thank you Sissie!

I would love to come and sit in front of your mirror and primp!

LuLu♥

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

Amen, Sissie. Much is NEVER enough! You can always ALWAYS add one more itsy thing. I think your bench looks wonderful all foufed up!

Congrats to your newest winner!

Big TX Hugs,
Stephanie
Angelic Accents

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  • Donuts
  • Iced Vanilla Coffee
  • Finding Junk and making it beautiful
  • Spending Time with my Sister
  • Holidays with my family
  • Poirot movies
  • reading murder mysteries
  • searching shabby chic stuff on ebay
  • writing stories and blogging
  • snuggling with my husband and my kitty kats
  • comfortable pajamas
  • slot machines
  • yard sales
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  • having lunch with my husband
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