Spring bursting with sunshine

Friday forages in March sun brought inspiration galore!

So much beauty in the forest this weekend, I’m truly blessed to wander here…..

Saturday the sunshine continued, calling me outdoors once more.

I just couldn’t resist sharing with you the Springtime colours this weekend brought just as the clocks leapt forward.

My table top canvases

During my latest wandering up to Oxford I discovered a wonderful stash of rustic, wooden, trestle tables. Perfect for our ‘Wedding in a field’ this August!

You could say they’re perfect just the way they are, a little worn maybe? that just adds to that rustic feel. Possibly in need of a gorgeous burlap runner? Hmmmm, yes but I want to do something different! Of course, it’s me and I’ve always got to think of something just that little bit different to the obvious.

So here I am with these gorgeous trestle tables just pleading to be upcycled and I’ve been wracking my brain.

What to do that’s subtle, yet wonderful and within budget?

At first I stumbled across gorgeous vinatge 1930’s French wall paper on etsy and thought about covering the table tops but I knew I needed some of the rustic wood to show through. Then, this week, I read an inspiring post on a favourite of mine, www.sfgirlbybay.com who had posted an item by the jealous curator and what a creative gem it is!

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