Neutral Valentine Vignette

I’ve mentioned before – I’m not so big into the whole “pink and red” Valentine’s Day decorations. I think it’s super cute when other people do it, but it just doesn’t fit with my style and décor in my home.  But I decided to make a last-minute neutral Valentine vignette that I will be able to keep up way past Valentine’s Day!

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Isn’t it so pretty?  I think candles are so romantic, so I added a bunch of neutral candles that I had around my house.

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I made this book page flower (tutorial coming soon!), and everything else was thrifted (wooden frame & metal candleholder) or bought at Michael’s (flower candleholder, candles, vase).

The most fun part of this vignette to me is the frame that I want to have my hubby and I write notes to each other on. I painted a thrifted frame with some Martha Steward gold liquid gilding, and filled it with some white paper and book pages to tie it into the book page flower.  I added some scrapbook letters, and now my hubby and I can write love notes to each other with dry erase markers! Smile

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What do you think?  Do you go all-out with the pink and red, or would you be more willing to try a neutral colored Valentine vignette?

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Comments

  1. Love the book page flower! Super cute!

  2. Love the simple elegance of the all white vignette. Just lovely.
    I’d love for you to come over to Finding the Pretty & Delicious Linky party and share your fun idea!
    http://www.yourhomebasedmom.com/finding-the-pretty-delicious-linky-party-4/

  3. This vignette is beautiful. I do not care for the usual decor either. I love this look.
    Ruth

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