Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Decorating With Tarnished Silver ~

Decorating | Inspiration

I got a lot of comments and emails on the silver pieces that I incorporated into my Halloween decor this year. 

I picked up all of the pieces at a local thrift store. I say the more tarnished the better!
Here are a few other great ways to use silver in your decor.

I love the tarnished finish next to the beautiful greens. 

Super elegant in your bathroom and great for organizing all those odds and ends.  I think they would be great on a desk filled with pens and pencils.

Again, love it with a little green. 


Perfectly sweet in a floral arrangement.

And I am looking forward to blending the silver into my Christmas decor as well. 




images: 1 antiquechase.blogspot.com, 2 goodhousekeeping.com, 3 houzz.com, 
4 weddingbee.com,  5 thepassionatehome.blogspot.com 6 & 7 countryliving.com



10 comments:

VintageBookLove said...

I love that! It looks like something from The Legend of Sleepy Hollow or something. I'm going to have to look out for some.

Lisa @ Fern Creek Cottage said...

I love the succulants in the tarnished silver pieces! You've made me want to take a trip to the thrift store.

LuckyStarErin said...

awesome ideas...I love the look...will have to see If I can get something like this together for a holiday display

Sarah - Citified Country Girl said...

I love your Halloween decor this year. Especially the tarnished silver, and your right the thrift store is a great place to find it.

Natasha said...

Beautiful ideas-Thanks for the lovely pictures. I am so looking forward to using some silver at Christmas too!

Best wishes,
Natasha.

Love the Decor! said...

So much fun!!
Stop over and enter the giveaway when you get a chance
: )

Lindy said...

I love your tarnished silver Halloween decor. It's awesome!

Peggy said...

Nothing is better than a mint julep cup! As PW would say "It flips my skirt!"

The House of Healy said...

You have completely made me want more. I have a little, but I always think, "I should pick this up while I'm here at the thrift store," but somehow I end up leaving without it. ?? Anyway, you've made me committed after seeing how great it looks.

very merry vintage style said...

I just bought my first piece this week at the thrift store. A topless tea server! I have admired the silver I see in so many pictures, this will be my first experiment.

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