my week in objects (mostly).

December 6, 2013

five little things that made my week.

1. tiny trees.
tiny trees {a sneak peek at this place getting festive}.

2. this dress.
new dress {because sometimes a splurge is in order}.

3. tapers.
tapers {and paperwhites. of course}.

4. ice lanterns.
ice lanterns {favorite wintry thing i’ve made}.

5. these parsley eggs.
parsley eggs and toast {for morning protein}.

other things:
my kind of shopping.
for DC folks.
and Chicago folks.
james in this everyday? okay.
could i convince my sisters to all wear christmas crowns? hope so.
shanna’s shop is open.

things by me in other places:
ice lanterns.
last year’s decorations, revisited.
’tis the season for crackling fires.

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  • Reply kari December 6, 2013 at 5:22 pm

    Love the fabric of the dress you purchased and am so inspired by your ice lanterns.

  • Reply Mary Schaubert December 6, 2013 at 6:51 pm

    I am also a total sucker for guys in henleys. Merry christmas weekend!

  • Reply Jenni Haikonen December 6, 2013 at 7:23 pm

    I love the ice lanterns, Erin! What a brilliant idea and so festive looking.

  • Reply Shoko December 6, 2013 at 8:36 pm

    tiny trees! i love it!

  • Reply sweet harvest moon December 7, 2013 at 1:17 am

    Loving the ice lanterns!

  • Reply kristyn December 7, 2013 at 6:35 am

    Oh gosh, those tiny trees. Perfection.

    Also in love with that men's store, great find! Happy weekend!

  • Reply Shelly Hardage-Wilkerson December 7, 2013 at 7:13 am

    I love the Christmas crown idea! If that does happen, I hope pictures will follow!

  • Reply Yelle December 7, 2013 at 9:06 am

    those parsley eggs look delicious! and i absolutely adore the ice lanterns that you made! the cranberries look awesome inside of them!

  • Reply Shenya de Silva December 7, 2013 at 9:07 am

    Hey what do you use in the solution for paper whites?

    • Reply Erin December 9, 2013 at 6:37 pm

      Just water!

  • Reply Anna-bird December 8, 2013 at 1:38 am

    those ice lanterns are gorgeous! and the mini trees in the window boxes are fantastic.

  • Reply Nell December 9, 2013 at 6:33 pm

    i'm dying over that dress. are those little birds? any chance of you divulging where you found it?

    • Reply Erin December 9, 2013 at 6:37 pm

      Comptoir des Cotonniers…no e-commerce unfortunately, but lots of lovely things.

  • Reply Alexa December 10, 2013 at 2:56 pm

    LOVE those ice lanterns! Absolutely beautiful.

  • Reply Charlotte | Charlotte's Web December 26, 2013 at 12:50 pm

    Those ice lanterns are absolutely adorable. I hope you had a great christmas šŸ™‚ x

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