Valentine’s Day Mantel Decor in the Blue Cottage

by Dagmar Bleasdale on February 5, 2016

Valentine's Day mantel, DagmarBleasdale.comDo you decorate for Valentine’s Day?

Well, I can’t help myself and rearranged things and decorated our living room for it.

If you’ve seen the post about my banner with vintage playing cards, you already got a glimpse of our mantel, but here is a closer look at what I used to decorate it with.

Valentine’s Day Mantel Decor

Valentine's Day mantel, DagmarBleasdale.comI’ve noticed that I usually don’t start from scratch when I decorate from one season or holiday to the next, and the same is true this time: I took down everything from my Christmas mantel decor, except the large hutch doors. {click to continue}

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Thrifty & Vintage Finds Link Party, Dagmar's Home

Welcome to “Thrifty & Vintage Finds” link party No. 103!

If you found an amazing deal lately, a vintage or thrifty find, then I’d love you to link up. You might get featured next week! I also feature DIY posts if you transformed something that was originally a thrifty or vintage find.

I had time to check out the Katonah Thrift Store the other day, and found a few goodies!

I picked up this pretty vintage plate made in France.

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When Your Favorite Pants Don’t Fit Anymore

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Jenny Craig snack

I wish I was still breastfeeding. I was in the best shape back then, running after a toddler and being able to eat what I wanted. Those were the days. And sadly, they are over.

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DIY Valentine’s Day Banner With Vintage Playing Cards

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easy DIY Valentine's Day banner, DagmarBleasdale.com

I love super-easy DIY projects. Those are the ones I have time for, and those are the ones I create for you to enjoy or to be inspired by. I always want you to feel like you can do any of my projects. Here is another one. Decorating for Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be […]

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“Thrifty & Vintage Finds” Link Party #102 – Vintage Ice Cream Glasses

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vintage ice cream glasses

Welcome to “Thrifty & Vintage Finds” link party No. 102! If you found an amazing deal lately, a vintage or thrifty find, then I’d love you to link up. You might get featured next week! I also feature DIY posts if you transformed something that was originally a thrifty or vintage find. How much snow […]

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“Thrifty & Vintage Finds” Link Party #101 – Thrifty Farmhouse Table

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Thrifty & Vintage Finds Link Party, Dagmar

Welcome to “Thrifty & Vintage Finds” link party No. 101! If you found an amazing deal lately, a vintage or thrifty find, then I’d love you to link up. You might get featured next week! I also feature DIY posts if you transformed something that was originally a thrifty or vintage find. Landon didn’t have […]

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