Friday, March 1, 2013

Outdoor Spring Mantel


 Happy March 1st everyone and
welcome to the 5th day of the 6 days of Spring!
So...are you tired of seeing my posts pop up so often this week?
 ;)
It's been a busy week for sure
I have been sharing inspirations using the same potted tulips and daffodils
as ways to add a touch of Spring to your home quickly and easily.

Today I am moving back outside again and sharing a simple, romantic 
and vintage inspired mantel for Spring.




When I look at that big old rock fireplace I see is a place to really bring in some charm outdoors.
The fireplace is a focal point for sure and what better way to play it up 
for Spring than to decorate the mantel.


I brought those same pink tulips outdoors again
 and set a couple of them in old ironstone tureens.
They are in their pots and they fit perfectly tucked inside.


Next thing I was looking for was a vintage romantic charming centerpiece.
I found this beautiful concrete statuary at HomeGoods and knew it was perfect.
She has the sweetest expression on her face and so many details.


A found nest, moss, concrete bird and a couple of white pitchers
filled with wax flower and it's complete.


Hope you have enjoyed the 6 days of Spring!!!
It was tons of fun to do this series and have something to focus on blogging
about every day!
I hope you will come back on Monday for the link party 
and fantastic giveaway with Pottery Barn~
 a $250 gift card!


Hope you will visit my party friends
and see what they have been sharing this week as well








Happy Weekend everyone!!




23 comments:

  1. Courtney, that is gorgeous! Now if the weather around here would cooperate I could do some spring decorating!

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  2. I adore your fireplace, I would give anything for one outdoors. It is gorgeous. What beautiful inspiration.

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  3. Amazing - that statue is perfect - can't believe you found her at Home Goods!
    Kelly

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  4. How inviting ... I love outdoor fireplaces ... your decorations are beautiful.
    Would love to have one, but no such luck
    Blessings,
    Audrey Z. @ Timeless Treasures

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  5. What a perfectly charming post!
    - I've been looking everywhere for a statue similar to that- HomeGoods! wow-
    Your outdoor fireplace is wonderful-Was it original to the house or did you have it built ?
    Cheers- and Happy (almost) Spring!

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  6. So beautiful ... I think I need an outdoor fireplace! Thanks for all the inspiration this week!

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  7. Beautiful Courtney! Love your chandelier too! I could never do that but wish I could outside here it would be shattered to pieces.We get lots of wind in our open backyard.
    xx
    Anne

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  8. This is so charming! I love everything about your outdoor mantel. Happy Spring!

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  9. So gorgeous! and so jealous of the fact that you have an outdoor mantel, I love it so much!

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  10. Love your fireplace, tulips and everything on the mantle. It looks so Spring. Enjoy it.
    Mary

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  11. So gorgeous! It's been a really fun week here!

    Jeanette

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  12. I wish my outside space had a mantel. Yours is so pretty. Love what you have done.
    Rosezeeta

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  13. Beautiful find and beautiful mantelscape, Courtney! I also loved seeing the beautiful sunshine glowing in back of your fireplace. :) Soooo nice!

    xoxo laurie

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  14. Your mantel is so beautiful...i cannot believe that you got that gorgeous statuary at HomeGoods..or should I say, yes, I believe it as they really have some wonderful things...I always love seeing the changes you make to the outdoor mantel...such a gorgeous fireplace....Have a wonderful weekend!

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  15. Do you take reservations... so lovely!
    ~Pendra

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    Siga-me e pegue o meu selinho!!!

    Obrigada.

    Beijos Marie.

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  17. I would take one solo day of Spring! I cannot remember ever having seen Summer either! It seems so long ago!
    Beautiful vignette...very dreamy...

    xo

    Andie

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  18. Hi Courtney!!

    I really love the concrete statuary!! She does have a beautiful and elegant expression.

    The mantel looks so inviting. It's saying, 'Come out and enjoy a beautiful afternoon with
    me.' Afternoon tea or a glass of wine close to supper would do as well.

    Have a great weekend!!

    Pam
    xox

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  19. I love the little girl statue! The mantle is so fresh and lovely..........thank you for sharing all these ideas with us!

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  21. Pretty box wreath, my favorite. Lovely mantle display
    betsy

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  22. Positively love your mantle. So fresh and Springlike!

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  23. You sure have a way with flowers and photography. Everything on your blog is so beautiful. I am so jealous and want that outdoor fireplace!

    Alyssa @ The Decorating Duchess

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