Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Found: White Pumpkins

I'm pleased to announce the WHITE PUMPKIN arrival!
White pumpkins can now be found just about anywhere here in Louisiana.

As you may know, my sweet hubby is diligently working on a chicken coop
for little chicks arriving next week.
Since we had some chicken wire lying around, I made two cloches.

Here's a quick DIY:

1. Wear gloves! (I know you wish you had some like mine)
2. Cut the wire the size that you want the cloche to be.

3. Hook the wires to inter-lock and hold it together.

 4. Gather the top and "scrunch" it to the middle to make
the little handle on top, folding all edges down.


 Add ribbon or burlap if you wish.

Then have fun moving them all around your house taking pictures :)

Happy White Wednesday to all my friends!
I'm joining Faded Charm with Kathleen
We Can Do It Cheaper
Fall Porch Party

Becky C


Monica@The White Bench said...

What a lovely project, Becky! Love your white pumpkins.Thanks for sharing, and Happy White Wednesday!

Marie said...

A lovely project. White pumpkins are new for me. Never sen it before.

Rebecca said...

I may have to try my hand at that. My neighbor made a horse last year out of chicken wire-!

Marie said...

How cute...what a brilliant idea, but looks simple enough to do. I just went back to your previous posts and totally love your blog and your style. Uh-mazing! I'm your newest follower.
Stopping by from White Wednesday.

Ozma of Odds said...

...oh the possibilities of chicken wire!!
~ and I love this wire cloche!
xo, Rosemary

Amy Kinser said...

Love your cloche. I have extra chicken wire from our coop so I really need to try to make me one. So happy you found you a white pumpkin to go in your beautiful home.

Heaven's Walk - said...

You clever girl, you! What a great idea! Your cloche is so unique and looks great over those pretty white pumpkins! And I'm looking forward to seeing a post on your adorable little chicks! lol! :) Happy WW!

xoxo laurie

Debra@Common Ground said...

Hey Becky, wonderful wire cloche, I've had a roll of chicken wire in my garage for a year waiting to be used, you've given me the inspiration to get moving with it! Thanks for linking up with VIF!!

sissie said...

What a wonderful idea. I love the chicken wire cloche and of course, the white pumpkin.

I'll be back to visit again soon. If you get a chance stop by and say hello.


Tammy said...

Love the white pumpkins!! I have'em all over !!!
What did we do before white pumpkins?...LOL!
Tammy :-)
A New Follower!

My Shabby Roses said...

Wow, I'm seeing white pumpkins everwhere, that is on-line. Love all your decorating for Fall!

The Summer Kitchen Girls said...

Don't you just love white pumpkins?!!
Love your chicken wire cloche - perfect with the burlap ribbon...and by the way we love your blog - adorable :)
Karla & Karrie

julie miller said...

Thanks for sharing this quick and easy idea!! Not to mention great looking! Smiles, Julie

TheVirginiaHouse said...

This is such a cute idea, thanks for linking up to We Can Do It Cheaper!

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