JANUARY – time, snow, snowmen
FEBRUARY – Love the scrabble tiles spelling LOVE & vintage cards and snow & birds and cages! Ha!
This would be great for any season – all the old stuff with bits of seasonal decor. I think sprinkled with red hearts would be super cute! http://neverrush.blogspot.com/2012/02/mantel.html
Love the birdhouses and painted twig
Wedding photos & keepsakes would be nice
Red dishes, tea pot and cups
St Pat’s – Green dishes, Irish print – large & pub sign We need to create some art – a sign with recycled materials? Green glassware, moss natural greens Love the church
Easter – display plastic eggs in glass bowls, containers http://www.thatswhatchesaid.net/2013/simple-easter-mantel/
Love the garland – simple jute string with eggs tied on! http://www.waittilyourfathergetshome.com/2013/03/13/easter-egg-garland-mantel/
This is cute with the egg ornaments hanging down at various lengths on the mantel.
Photographs of mothers paintings of mothers – whistler’s mother? Shoes, sewing machine (toy), toy iron, aprons?
Like the vintage tray in back
JUNE – 1st day summer
Beach, sailboats, lighthouses, shells
Summer theme, sunglasses
Father’s Day theme – guns & roses?
Red, White, Blue – apple pie and baseball http://hoosierhomemade.com/fourth-of-july-mantle/
This blogger does Patriotic from mid May to July 4 to cover both Memorial Day and 4th of July!
LOVE LOVE this chalkboard, crayons, globe, vintage books – http://bargainhuntingwithlaurie.blogspot.com/search/label/BACK%20TO%20SCHOOL%20MANTEL
Love the gray bucket with the pencils!
Tea Time Mantel
Am flag, poetry box, maps, candy jar filled with crayons
FALL mantel, Grandparents Day mantel, Constitution mantel
Turn Jack-O-Lanterns around
Garland, Lights, angel in center, Stocking holders – large matching red stockings Carolers