Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Random Vignettes

While taking on the uphill battle of organizing my garage and workspace today, I paused for a moment, and realized that I had created several random vignettes.  I've been casually searching for my next home.   Just my luck, I'll fall in love with something in the dead of winter. I simply have to get things straightened out before the cold really takes hold.  I have to figure out what's staying in the house, how I'm organizing my workspace, how I want to stack and pack in the garage, etc.   I'll spare you any wide shots, it's a little too scary.










Haven't decided what I'm doing with this table yet.







Stuff, stuff, stuff.








I forgot I had these little shakers.



This is but a tiny drop of what I'm dealing with here.  After I'm done frustrating myself and making no real progress, I'll be back  to show you what this is and what I'm doing with it.



See ya soon.

Sharing With:
French Country Cottage: Feathered Nest Friday
2805: Potpourri Party
The Shabby Creek Cottage: Transformation Thursday
No Minimalist Here: Open House Party
Faded Charm: White Wednesday


46 comments:

  1. Ummm Rosemary? Would you like me to take some of that "STUFF" off your hands? I'd love to!!!!! (I mean, I don't mind if it would be a help to you).
    Girl, that is ALL treasure! I'm drooling just looking at the gorgeous pics. Fabulous!
    Hugs,
    Patti

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  2. Simply lovely things that you have!!
    I can relate though I have moved many times and it can all get overwhelming very quickly.
    One group at a time!! The rest you can't figure out what to with just let it go...Lol maybe to me and Patti!! :))

    Hugs and Smiles,

    Susan

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  3. ....uummm ~ can we say Aidan Gray-ish??
    you know, i am a good organizer:)
    HA!!
    btw ~ i thought i was a follower, turns out somehow i wasn't, so i'm joining along now!
    xo, Rosemary

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  4. I can't believe this is your garage,...this looks like a gorgeous store. Wow! Good luck getting through it all. :)

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  5. WOW! I want to come and shop your garage Rosemary! Martina

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  6. That is some awesome stuff you have there Roseamary. I love the shakers! If you ever tire of anything, just let me know:)

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  7. Just love your "stuff"! Thanks for popping in for a visit and the sweet comment @TheDedicatedHouse. It means the world. Toodles, Kathryn

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  8. Rosemary,

    You have great STUFF! I know all to well how frustrating it is to try to figure out what to do with and where to put the things you love. They are part of your soul because I think each item you pick-up or find appealing speaks to just that...your soul.

    Kris

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  9. I want to come over and play in your garage! ;P Love the shakers!!!

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  10. Oh I just knew you'd have lots of lovely inspiration in the space you create in. You would make any space look lovely! ~Lili

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  11. Rosemary, You have such beautiful things! I would be really happy if I could go shopping in your garage. Thank you for linking to my party.
    Hugs,
    Sherry

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  12. Ooh, I love everything Rosemary. Those salt and pepper shakers are really neat, too.
    Just love all the chippy and patina-ed treasures.
    - Susan

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  13. That is divine and I am imagining it after a Rosemary redo. Wow...the possibilities. The salt and pepper shakers are my fave. I have a thing for silver. Man I wish I had your problem. Beautiful.

    Paula

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  14. Wow...Rosemary...to be able to help you organize!! I'd be willing to take some of this stuff off your hands!! This is the prettiest "stuff" I've ever seen!! Especially knowing what you are capable of doing with it!! Ohhhh, the possibilities!

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  15. So much gorgeousness Rosemary, even your sorting is beautiful, amazing.

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  16. Your images are like paintings.

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  17. Goodness girl, you've got a lot of neat "Stuff" I hope your looking for a really BIG house, maybe with a barn or huge garage...What fun that would be, it's a dream of mine!

    Carol

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  18. Rosemary
    Why is it that we are not neighbors Oh the hours of fun we could have playing with all of your treasures. Great vignettes by the way

    xoxo
    Kate

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  19. Wonderful exciting stuff. Richard from My old Historic House.

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  20. You are a pro at creating beautiful vignettes, Rosemary! You make it all look so effortless! I am drooling over your gorgeous frames, and that wonderful white washed basket! Love it all!

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  21. Rosemary, you have such beautiful and exciting stuff. I would be delighted to help you organize!

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  22. Rosemary, you're very prolific, so you have a great stash of stuff! Your stash of stuff is cuter than my stash of stuff. Better get busy...:)
    -Revi

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  23. My goodness that's alot of stuff! However, it looks like pretty stuff to me. I know you'll get those creative juices flowing and have that stuff recycled in no time.

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  24. you have alot of beautiful things to work with and i can't wait to see what you do with everything, so pretty

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  25. Rosemary your photographs make me drool! Obviously, I DO NOT HAVE ENOUGH STUFF! Don't tell my hubby I said that....I wish I was close enough to see your things in person!

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  26. Well, you're a bad influence on me! LOL! Actually, you're a GOOD influence, because I had hubby stripping an old cabinet yesterday that is going to get a new shabby life when I get my paints and crackle out!

    Hugs, Diane

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  27. would love to help you organize your garage just so I could rummage through all your fabulous things...
    and such pretty vignettes...love the frames and salt and pepper shakers..
    best,
    maureen

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  28. I agree with others, a rummaging around in your garage would be so much fun!!!! Can't wait to see what you do with it all.

    Smiles

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  29. Beautiful!!!

    Aimee @ ItsOverflowing

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  30. I fell in love with the scale...you can throw it my way if can't find any place to put it. LOL You have lots of work, but I'm sure it's going to be fun.

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  31. Love the frames, the scales, the corbels. You have some great things there that I'm sure you'll make into even greater things!

    I'm eager to see what you do with it.

    Have a great day.
    Pam

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  32. Hi Rosemary,
    Can I come over and go through your garage with you? Just in case you decide you don't really need some of those fabulous treasures! =)
    You have some beautiful stuff in there!
    Hugs, Cindy

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  33. Stopping back by to say your participation in Potpourri Friday is appreciated! Many thanks!

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  34. Can't wait to see what you do with that table that you don't know what your going to do with yet. I have one almost identical sitting in our library/reading room. Hurry and decide so that I can copy you, lol.

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  35. Untidy work space....not a problem...I would give my eye teeth to work in your space!!! Do you think if somethings were missing you would notice? ha!!

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  36. I'd love to be nosing around through all that! great looking accidental vignettes! Debbie

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  37. Some of the best "stuff" I've seen! Any accidental vignettes of my stuff in storage would include cardboard boxes, plastic totes and/or paint cans. Yours is much prettier!

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  38. Hmmm what a problem you have, my dear!! Wanna hand deciding what to keep & what to give away...to me!! Such a cool post! Thanks for sharing!!
    Blessings,
    Cindy

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  39. You do have so many wonderful treasures!!!

    Dee

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  40. But it is such Wonderful stuff that you will create even more gorgeousness from!! Just beautiful!

    Lou Cinda

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  41. Your collections have so much texture. You really need to move these wonderful items out of your garage/workroom -- they would add so much warmth to your main living area.

    Visiting from 2805,
    Debra

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  42. Organizing is one of my least favorite things to do, but I feel sooo much better once it is done! Might be a tad more enjoyable if I found sweet little things like those forgotten shakers along the way :)

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  43. Well you might not like the wide pan, but the small vignette shots are delicious! *winks* Good luck with the organizing Rosemary! When you're done come help me *winks* Vanna

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  44. I tell you gal I love your stuff and would love to see the wide shots as well!! Phew there is some treasure in your pretty vignettes, Rosemary.

    Veronica

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  45. Hi Rosemary! I feel like I have not been around forever..but I know it has not been that long. You always have such the pretties to display. People ask me where I get my energy..do you get that asked of you as well? LOL!

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