Saturday, January 17, 2009

Cheap Chic

A little bit Country a little bit Country French....

I love buying big bunches of flowers for CHEAP at the grocery store and finding fun ways to display them at home. Click on the picture to enlarge.

For more pictures and some fun ideas on decorating with flowers visit my post at Home Goods, by clicking HERE.

I am off to visit all of you now! See you soon.

Welcome Home,
Penny

38 comments:

  1. Hi Penny, I agree with you. The fresh flowers aren't that expensive and they just bring some life into a room. Especially during the cold winter months.

    Happy Saturday

    Kris

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  2. Those blue pretty ribbons look perfect against those wonderful flowers!

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  3. Oh, how lovely these are. I, too, buy the cheap ones and they bring such joy to me...I love your blue ribbons...and I love that you mix country adn country french together..

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  4. Ahhhh, I needed that shot of color:>) Thanks Penny!

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  5. If I find some CHEAP, I'm buying some today...I hope that they make it home through the frigid temps, though.

    Very pretty picture, Penny...

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  6. Lovely flowers. I love fresh flowers in the house. It always brightens the rooms

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  7. Your blog is so charming. I love it.
    I've always wanted to make biscotti.
    With that, you could host a tea party with Miss Janice!

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  8. I love North Carolina.
    We have family in Maggie Valley,
    Hendersonville, and Chapel Hill.

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  9. So do I, and I was just thinking this morning that I needed some fresh flowers. I just don't want to go off in the cold. I have to go out tomorrow, so I will get some then. ;-)

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  10. Fresh flowers do make a room just pop dont they?

    Beautiful color ... they make everything so cheerful

    HUGS

    JO

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  11. I love fresh flowers, too, Penny! They are happy things!

    XO,

    Sheila :-)

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  12. Putting those in the center of my dining room table (or anywhere for that matter) would certainly bring me cheer!
    Brenda

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  13. Love the bows & love the colors.
    Wendy

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  14. These would bring happy into any home especially on a cloudy day. I hope you're having a super w/k.
    hugs ~lynne~

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  15. Flowers this time of year lift the spirits so! It is so gray where we live and any spot of color is welcome! I'm off to check out your other post!

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  16. Hi Penny,

    I love your flowers and this time of year it is so nice to bring them indoors and enjoy them. I went out to the grocery store this afternoon and I couldn't believe they had tulips and lillies for sale! Of course, it's also 80 degrees here so I am feeling so ready for Spring!

    Hugs,
    Dena

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  17. Beautiful Penny! Love that color...especially at this time of the year with Winter. cherry

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  18. There is nothing like fresh flowers to brighten a home and one's spirit!

    Hugs, Pat

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  19. Oh, were were thinking alike today, with our grocery store bouquets, weren't we, Penny?! Yours are fabulous, of course. :-) I love how you made a cute trio of matching bouquets, and love the gingham ribbon too...so charming. Okay...I'm off to see your Home Goods post now!

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  20. Hi Penny. Fresh flowers always lifts the spirit. Very nice.

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  21. Hey Penny; I too love to get flowers at the store on sale. I try to keep fresh flowers in my house. I love how you are displaying yours. Very pretty.


    Hugs;
    Alaura

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  22. My favorite too. Love small bouquets here and there. Mimi

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  23. Hello Penny just to let you know have added both blogs to mine, have known your other blog for ages, I adore what you do, thought I already had you on the list. take care fiona

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  24. So darling Penny! I too love to buy flowers from the store and put them around the house-even my bathroom gets some! I especially love the day lilly's that smell so wonderful! Hope you are having an awesome weekend~Smiles~Tam!

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  25. Penny,
    That is a great idea. Our supermarket has beautiful flowers, but their art of arranging isn't always my taste. Now I have to go look at your other blog.
    Happy Sunday.
    Karen

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  26. Morning Penny!

    Oh what a beautiful sight! I love your flowers and the way you've presented them too! I aodre anything gingham :)! Such a pretty site to see while it snows again today, I want Spring :)and you just gave it to me in a picture , perfect way to start the day. Thankyou for sharing! off to see your post now. Have a wonderful day!

    Hugs, Cynthia

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  27. This is so pretty Penny. You put the most lovely things together. I hope you have a wonderful day.

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  28. Hi Penny,
    Fresh flowers are a wonderful way to beat off the winter blues…
    I love your little flower décor, very pretty.

    Have a wonderful day,
    Louise

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  29. Hi Penny,
    Thanks for stopping by and accepting your award!

    Thank you also for directing me THIS blog. I look forward to reading it and looking at all of your beautiful things.
    Blessings to you,
    Kymber

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  30. Beautiful! The grocery store is the only place I buy flowers from - I usually can get them really cheap as my Kroger clearances the older ones when they get a new batch.

    Manuela

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  31. Hi Penny, I enjoy having the real thing. I love flowers and in my home, and I do have the real along with the fake. Its because of the winter months and the lack of windows in certain rooms. I believe thats the color of Fushia which is dark pink. And I have that color distriputed in certain rooms of my home. The color certainly pops out at you. I love it!

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  32. Me too Penny. I most always have a vase of flowers on the table behind the sofa in the family room. Won't be long now before we can go out in the woods and pick twigs to force the blooms of forsythia and spring blooming fruit trees. :)

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  33. Hi Penny, I love the flowers! Great idea! Nancy

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  34. Hi Penny, I am still trying to catch up with Pink Saturday. I do remember seeing your chandelier made with a chocolate pot. I thought it was very pretty...I also loved your teacup and saucer chandelier. I love your flowers in the little pots. A great look to make one smile.

    Hugs...Jeanne

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  35. Penny, There's nothing better than fresh flowers--especially in winter.

    Beautiful!!!
    Hugs,
    Betsy

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  36. Miss Penny~ I've strolled into your Lovely blog for my first visit. I'm so thrilled to have found you! I will definitely mark you a favorite find. I've admired mosaics for sooo long. Your talent and passion is evident in your designs. They're breathtakingly beautiful!!
    I too adore French Country and pink!
    I'm a fairly new blogger,who
    already feels inspired. I hope to return the favor. I look forward to getting to know you. Come by for a visit.

    Sweet Wishes,
    Sara

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