Monday, November 16, 2009

Silver Candlesticks and venetian glass mirrors....these are a few of my favorite things....

I was looking around my house today and it suddenly dawned on me that my decor was taking on a certain look that has just become apparent to me.  I know that I love silver candlesticks and venetian mirrors with all that sparkle and bling, but I didn't realize just how much until I finally noticed how I've put them together.  You know what I mean, it just happens and one day you notice that it all looks so good!

My mantle sort of just became a drop-off spot for candlesticks that I would pick up here and there. 

Or I would just sit one on the diningroom table and leave it with the intention of going back and rearranging everything.

Then I found myself drawn to sparkly ventian mirrors or frameless, beveled edge mirrors and started hanging them up at random......

I think I need to go look for some more..................see yall later.


Karen Valentine said...

Hi Sissie! Thank you so much for coming over for a visit! I love your sparkling mirrors and candlesticks. I think we are all drawn to certain things. For me it's clocks and transferware!!! Have a wonderful week!!! (And thanks for grabbing my button!)

My Desert Cottage


I love those mirrors! I have seen them here and there and am starting to really want one! also gorgeous candlesticks,

Jane said...

I love it all!! I have collected vintage, frameless mirrors the past couple of years and have them hanging as a group in my guest bathroom. Yours look beautiful.

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

Sissie, this post is SOOOO ME, too!! I just love your mirror groupings!!!!

Big TX Hugs,
Angelic Accents

Marsha (Sassy Mini Dolls) said...

How absolutely beautiful!


Tracie said...

I love it!! One day when I buy a house I am going to have to hit you up for some major decorating ideas!! :)

ginger said...

Love, love, love the mirrors and candle sticks. Makes your whole room gleam!!! Good job. Thanks for stopping by to visit me.


Wsprsweetly Of Cottages said...

Oh Sissie...everything is just gorgeous! I wish I had not given so much of my silver to my daughter, but, at the time she was more into it than I am starting over.
Your mantel is...just precious! Those MIRRORS!
You, Sissie, are one of those women who just HAVE IT! :)

Sandra~Romantique Inspirations~ said...

You have a beautiful home Sissie, and I do love the silver. I used to really like the gold, but now I'm liking the silver so much more... what is this girl going to do...

I do hope you show more of your home, I find it so appealing and very inspirational.

Bye for now-

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