If you are a regular around here, you might remember that we painted the railing a fresh coat of white in the spring. That really did wonders for the curb appeal. Since we moved here we have also painted the front door, but that was before I started this blog. For over two years since we moved in, this house did not have any house numbers on it, so a couple of weeks ago, I bought these oil rubbed bronze house numbers at Home Depot, and had LC attach them right to the front of the left newel post. Now people can actually find our house when they come to visit for the first time. We actually had someone get lost looking for our house a couple of weeks ago, so these were needed!
I bought these large urns last summer at Kmart, and they matched our shutters and front door perfectly. The only problem with them is that they are so big that I have a hard time filling them up! So I made sure I bought some really big mums so they would look nice and lush. You might notice that we already carved a Jack-O-Lantern. I thought it was a little too early, but Mr. 6 Year Old insisted. It is Thomas The Train carved into the pumpkin. Hope it doesn’t rot before Halloween, because it took LC a long time to carve this baby!
The smaller mums are in the containers I bought them in. I just slapped them where I wanted them, done!
I love this little light green pumpkin that I found.
I bought this spider pumpkin holder several years ago, and I love putting it out each fall.
If you look down the street you will see that a new home is being built not far from us. I enjoy watching the progress they are making, and can’t wait to see it all finished! Maybe they will let me walk through it.
I have had this wreath for quite a few years too. I bought it at a craft fair. I keep saying I am going to get a new one, but I keep hanging this one out. The door hanger was purchased at Target last year right after Christmas, but I think it is fine for all seasons, so I keep it hanging.
We actually recently ordered two new outdoor lights for the front of our house. One for the front stoop and one for between the garage doors. I can’t wait to get them up! They will really improve the curb appeal of our house. Have you seen my Fall Home Tour? If not, I would love for you to check it out as well!
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Amaze me Monday
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Frugal Crafty Home Blog Hop
Inspire Me Tuesday
Show and Share
Tutorials and Tips
Wow us Wednesday
Work it Wednesday
Weekend Retreat Link Party
Inspire Me Please
Craft Frenzy Friday
Pretty Pintastic Party
That DIY Party
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