Bakers Rack decorated for Thanksgiving/Fall w/Garden Junk

jeannespinesNovember 7, 2010

A beautiful day in Iowa (low 60's) after a cold snap for I got my baker's rack fixed up for the holidays!

Here's a full view:

The top rack is birdhse made by DH...has a big opening cause it's usually on the porch with small burlap bags of prairie seed...decided to feed the squirrels/mice...the old crock I got at TS someone painted's starting to peel...should last one more winter...corked the top:

2nd shelf is recycled wood box holding old crock & pine branches & cones & a bit of Curly Willow that I gathered today:

Enamelware that I use for GJ in my gardens ...had a mini garden in pan last yr & the coffeepot sits by my garden shed...the rusty iron is a planter plate from old farm in pan & one under coffeepot:

Watering can on bottom shelf...& an old teakettle got for 75 cts this yr...bargain $$$ it for watering!

Gardening is slowly down hope you enjoyed this beautiful day, too! TFlookin'. Jeanne S.

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You done a great job. It looks abso wonderful...

    Bookmark   November 7, 2010 at 8:52PM
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I was looking all over for an owl! Ha! it's painted on the pottery jug! Love the star & gourds & are those the feed bags for the mice & squirrels, do they grab them & run off & open them or bite through them? Love the enamel pan arrangement, that's my favorite!! Jan

    Bookmark   November 7, 2010 at 11:36PM
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Ooooo - "these are a few of my favorite things" Love, love, love, TFS!

    Bookmark   November 8, 2010 at 2:36PM
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Marlene Kindred

I always love your displays Jeanne! Love your enamelware and the rusty pieces. All of the pumpkins, etc. and evergreens just look like Thanksgiving season! Thanks for sharing with us!

    Bookmark   November 8, 2010 at 7:00PM
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It is beautiful, as it always is. You do such a wonderful job on decorating your bakers rack. Thank you for sharing and inspiring.


    Bookmark   November 8, 2010 at 7:42PM
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Thank you, GJers...hate to see gardening season end (hope some of our Australian friends will post their summer so we can dream!) time flies...but Fall is such a pretty time of the yr enjoying these couple days of Indian Summer! Plan on a couple more projects outside, weather permitting...will share pics. Jeanne S
Good to see you here, smicker! Happy Thanksgiving!

    Bookmark   November 8, 2010 at 10:44PM
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Very pretty, Jeanne! But you are lucky you have all those pine boughs you can use. I love the enamelware and old watering can. You sure have a good eye for putting these displays together!

    Bookmark   November 10, 2010 at 12:46AM
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chevy57red(3/4 MN)

I love it Jeanne..
I just hope that you didn't get too much snow cover on it over the weekend that you can't see it..
I do miss my gardens as we travel now..
But I have been working on somethings..

    Bookmark   November 15, 2010 at 4:12AM
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