The V Spot

Rants, observations and home decorating from a woman with no time for a blog.

Black sticks & silver mini-pumpkins… mmm mmm good!

Yes, yes, more pumpkins…
Does it make a different that these are little guys and not from the Dollar Store…?  No?
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These guys started out as little orange fakers.
I sprayed them with Krylon’s silver metallic paint, then took a black Sharpie to add a little contrast to the stems.
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Then they just got dumped into an apothecary jar with some black sticks…

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I put them next to my Garlic & Vampire Fangs in my kitchen windowsill.
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Works for me!

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12 Comments

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chris said...

October 25, 2011 at 2:37 pm
LOVE the silver pumpkins with black sticks...very sophisticated!
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The Answer Is Chocolate said...

October 25, 2011 at 2:38 pm
Gorgeous as always!
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MiMi said...

October 25, 2011 at 3:24 pm
Omagoodness, I LOVE that! It looks so classy!
You know what's cool? I was in Burlington the other day and I saw black and gold/black and silver CHRISTMAS decor! You started a trend! I knew you would. :)
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pinktutu72 said...

October 25, 2011 at 3:53 pm
Those silver pumpkins are FAB! I've loved all the ones you have posted, it looks like so much fun & I've been wanting to do some Halloween stuff. Thanks for the ideas!
Karlene
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Tricia @ A Rosy Note said...

October 26, 2011 at 12:27 am
What a good idea! I'm in love with the garlic and the spiders :)
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Jessica @ Nuchey's Mommy said...

October 26, 2011 at 2:58 am
what are you up to 100 pumpkins now! :) Very clever...looks great!
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Myya said...

October 26, 2011 at 5:57 am
They look so expensive. Great job Viv!
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Becca @ R We There Yet Mom? said...

October 26, 2011 at 4:07 pm
I still love the spiders and garlic......

~Becca
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Our DIY Diaries said...

October 26, 2011 at 8:21 pm
I HAD to pin this to pinterest! It is just to good not to be there. I love your Halloween decor ideas.

-Jen
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Laura @ Our House Of Joyful Noise said...

October 26, 2011 at 8:44 pm
Great ideas! Love the contrast of the silver and black, and the spiders and garlic bulbs are clever too!
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Good Time Charlie said...

October 27, 2011 at 3:24 am
I think Silver Spray paint is my new favorite addiction. Love it esp. on the Pumpkins. How cute in those jars!
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Shawn said...

October 27, 2011 at 11:18 pm
I love silver and black for both Halloween and Christmas.

But if I set out garlic then Edward won't come? I guess that's ok I really like Jacob better anyway.

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