More Souvenirs?

How about a couple more ways to display those vacation souvenirs?

I love vintage postcards. Real or reprodutions. When I found these reproduction postcards I had to have them. Our main floor bathroom already had a beachy theme so they fit right in. I had the gates already attached to the wall and just attached the postcards to the gates with small clothespins.

Here’s a close-up of one of the postcards.

And here’s a look at the whole area. The small picture is of our kids during a trip to Florida a few years ago.

I had to get this shell ball.

It’s actually an ornament, but it looks perfect just sitting on the mantel.

These kukui nut leis were given to us as we entered the luau at the Polynesian Cultural Center.

They look perfect in our black, white and tan master bath.

Well, I think that’s it for displaying our vacations souvenirs. All very inexpensive things that fit easily into our existing decor. And a wonderful reminder of our 30th Anniversary getaway.

Have a Beautiful Weekend!

I’m linking to:

Weekend Wrap Up Party at Tatertots and Jello

Saturday Nite Special at Funky Junk Interiors

Sunday Showcase Party at Under The Table and Dreaming

DIY Project Parade at The DIY Showoff

Beach Categorically Crafting Show at Someday Crafts

Be Sociable, Share!
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • email
{ 6 comments… add one }
  • Allison June 18, 2010, 2:17 pm

    The pair of gates are adorable. Love your ideas. Especially the sand in bottle (another post). Wish I had done that with dirt in Europe!

    Thanks for stopping by Atticmag earlier this week and commenting on the 18ft Kitchen Island post I did for Met Monday.


  • ashley June 18, 2010, 4:23 pm

    Oooo, I love all the goodies you picked up from your vacation! Too cute–love your bathroom too!

  • ashley June 18, 2010, 4:24 pm

    one more thing…your mantle is still as glorious as ever. You need to come give my lame mantel a makeover pronto!

  • Funky Junk Interiors June 18, 2010, 11:13 pm

    Ohhh love the gates! Is that a gate on your mantel too? It’s so cute! And that wreath is the coolest I’ve ever seen!

    Ok, I’ll just take the entire mantel contents and be done with it. Do you ship to Canada? 🙂


  • Pam @ Sallygoodin June 19, 2010, 6:25 pm

    What a wonderful display. The twin gates are especially charming. Pam @ Sallygoodin

  • Cindy S June 20, 2010, 5:58 am

    I admire the way that you use gates in your decor. They look great. I, too, love vintage postcards.

Leave a Comment

CommentLuv badge

WP-SpamFree by Pole Position Marketing

Next post:

Previous post:

About Me | Disclosure Policy | Copyright Policy | Privacy Policy | Contact Me