Oct 14, 2011

Halloweekend Countdown: Counting Crows

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids

Nicolle from Libby Lane Press sent us this Birds of Feather shoot that she styled to showcase her new printables line and we loved the unique twist on a halloween theme. Those little crows look so ominous, we love it. Nicolle’s inspiration came from feather trees that she found at Home Goods. She loved the purple and black palette and knew she wanted to make them the focal point of the table. She called on Bundles of Cookies to make the yummy sugar cookies and kCreative Cake Pops for the crow pops.  The rest of the sweet treats were hand made by Nicolle. Great job!  Scroll down for a lesson that Nicolle learned…

Photography by Brittany Defrehn for Sweet Bee Photography.

Nicolle’s Lesson in Her Words….

My original shoot was scheduled in September, the table was set, the cookies, the pops,  cupcakes, the decor- everything was just as I had envisioned and I was more than pleased with my efforts.  And then the backdrop came crashing down and literally broke everything on the table 30 minutes before my photographer arrived. After I was able to truly grasp what had happened before my eyes I realized that I did not secure the canvas to the table (and I had even read here the importance of doing so!).  So, lesson learned and I re-made everything and salvaged what I could and persevered. Birds of a Feather was the photo shoot that almost wasn’t!  We for one…are glad it happened.

 

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  • Danielle

    LOVE IT! I wish I had an ounce of this creativity

    • What an amazing idea for a wedding! Who ever said the best time to get married was in the summer:)

  • So creative and what a great twist! Great job!

  • Those cookies are amazing! Love the invitation design too!

  • Evangela

    Amazing! I’d love to decorate my entire house this way for Halloween.

  • Kellie M

    You have ROCKED the halloween theme! This is amazaing 🙂

  • Oh, WOW! A decorator’s worst nightmare to be sure, glad you pulled it off so we can all appreciate it!

  • Marissa

    Great set-up but for me a bit too black! I don’t think that Halloween, at least in my eye’s, represent Halloween correctly! I think t hat if I was to do something like this I would incorporate colors such as oragne, yellow, red, black, gold, etc. But still, good work!

  • Jeannie Acevedo

    What a beautiful presentation!!!

  • Beautiful table! I love the cookies!! Grate job!

  • Bill

    Your work is FANTASTIC! WOW!

  • Sandy Navlyt

    Glam-ooky (glamorous-&-spooky) Very creative and beautiful, Great Job!

    Happy Halloween (BOOooo)

  • I love ravens and I love how they translated the colors and textures… feather tree. SO CUTE!

  • You attention to detail is amazing. Love how you mixed in the metal for lightness.

  • Mary

    Amazing work!!

  • Cole

    What a great spin on an old holiday classic. Sophisticated yet comfortable.
    Way to go!

  • Wow! Just love it! Such a great spooky theme! Perfect set-up for a fun party! Love the invites!! 🙂

  • I love the unique backdrop, the cool overlay on the linen, and the moss filled vessels are just perfect. Nicolle, what a fabulous way to introduce your new line. Great job!!!

  • SPOOKY-DETAIL-LICIOUS!

  • Wow just simply amazing this is so beautiful in a spooky kind of way very talented…. I just love the work you do and follow all your posts keep inspiring us with your beautiful creations….Gail

    • New to the business and love to see all the very talented peoples out there Gails Party in a Box on facebook…

  • By far the best Halloween table I have seen! LOVE it! xx

  • wow!!! so creative!! I love your ides!!

  • love it all!! and i love that you’re doing a halloween countdown already!!