Friday, April 8, 2011

Can I Get Some Birds With Those Eggs?

Like a lot of you, I have nests and eggs all over my house.  It’s been starting to get to me, though, that with all these nests and eggs, I don’t have any birds around!  So I picked up two while at Michael’s recently.  One was $3.99 and the other $1.99. 


This happy fella is clipped to the birdcage that I won from Sissie at Sissie’s Shabby Cottage last year.  I think this is also my largest nest with eggs {found at Tuesday Morning last year and modified}.


He was one of the few that looked like an actual bird.


I like it!  The second one had a Blue Jay look about it {although the tail feathers aren’t quite realistic}.  I put him in my refashioned dining room table arrangement with the nest and egg addition I had added recently.


He’s good for now.  Although, I may  move him if I find a spot I like better.  Meanwhile, decorating meltdown averted!



Stitchfork said...

Perfect combos! Now does this prove the age-old question of which came first? The egg in this case!
xo Cathy

One Cheap B*tch said...

The birds add such a nice touch. I have dollar store ones from last year. They held up suprisingly well considering they were from the $1 store, oh and of course S and N kept their hands off them!


Martina @ Northern Nesting said...

The perfect finishing touch! Have a great weekend Kathy, Martina

Sassy Marsha said...

Lovely, Kathy!! Well, I have some birds, a couple of eggs but no nests :)

Have a wonderful weekend!

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

Love the birds. I havn't put out any birds either and I have quite a few. Your arrangements are wonderful. Love them. Hugs, Marty

Ms. Bake-it said...

Hello Kathy,

Your birds and nests look great! I have birds but no nests. I need to remedy that!

~ Tracy

sissie said...

Hi Kathy!
The birdcage looks fantastic with the next and beautiful bird. What a lovely spring vingette.

You are so sweet.


Gail said...

How cute is that! You have now started something...everyone will want birds to go with their nest and eggs.

Have a wonderful weekend,

AB HOME Interiors said...

So creative!


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