Best of the Weekend

Hooray for the weekend!  Who is ready besides me?

It’s Friday night and time for the Best of the Weekend Party!

Best of the Weekend Link Party

Amy, Ginnie, Jenna, Cindy,and I enjoy hosting the Best of the Weekend Party each Friday night at 8pm.

Best of the Weekend Hostesses

If you don’t already follow us in some way, we’d love for you to do so.

Amy, Ms. Toody Goo Shoes | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest

Paula, Virginia Sweet Pea | Facebook | Pinterest | Twitter | G+ | Instagram

Ginnie, Hello Little Home | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | G+ | Instagram

Jenna, 24 Cottonwood Lane | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | G+ | Instagram

Cindy, Little Miss Celebration | Facebook | Pinterest | Twitter | G+

It’s been a beautiful week here in Virginia.  After what seemed liked an eternity of days of clouds, if was nice to see the sun again.

I love a week when I have fun projects to share and this was one of those weeks.

I made over a $3 milk glass lamp that I found at the thrift shop.  I’m loving the combination of gold and white.  This post is part of a thrift challenge that benefits sheltered animals.  There are 14 more thrift shop makeover to enjoy when you click over.

A milk glass lamp gets an easy makeover giving it a fresh look.  This was a $3 thrift shop find!

Milk Glass Lamp Makeover

I’m participating in a 31 Days of Christmas Ornament Blog Hop and this week was my day to share an ornament.  I used vintage buttons to craft this cute snowman.  You’ll find links to every ornament shared in October at the bottom of my post.  I have found some great ideas!

button-and-felt-snowman-ornament-labeled Button and Felt Snowman Ornament

I belong to a power tool challenge team where a group of bloggers makes projects to go along with a monthly theme.  This month’s theme was frightful and my pierced wood candle holders add fun light patterns to my frightfully decorated table.

Pierced Wood Candle Holders for Halloween.  Learn how to make your own.  virginiasweetpea.com Pierced Wood Candle Holder for Halloween

Last Week’s Most Clicked Link

The most clicked link from last week was Apple Pie Quick Bread from Strength and Sunshine.

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Randi from Dukes and Dutchesses combined a simple crochet chain and a stained wooden ball to make acorns for decor.

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Crochet Topped Acorns

 

Sarah from Sadie Seasongoods created this adorable witch light for Halloween decor using a vintage light.

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Vintage Light Fixture Halloween Moon

 

Sara from Major Hoff Takes a Wife made this cute treat bucket for Halloween.  The vinyl peels off so she can use it for something else after the 31st.

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DIY Halloween Candy Bucket

 

I look forward to seeing what is shared this week!


Comments

  1. Hi Paula,

    Thanks so much for stopping by and leaving such a thoughtful comment. With so many participants in your link party. I know it must be difficult to visit everyone, much less comment, I am honored you took the time to do so and wanted to let you know.
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