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Thursday, February 17, 2011

Copying Pottery Barn...Again..

So they say imitation is the
sincerest form of flattery

I REALLY wanted
this piece of art from
Pottery Barn Kids
for our daughter's room
But as much as I wanted it
I just couldn't fork over
$249....not to
mention Sweet Husband
would have never gone
for that

Here is their version

And here is mine....

I'm so excited....I can't believe
that it turned out so well

While I really liked the pastel blues
 in Pottery Barns version...
I already had darker blues..
so I went with them

And my birds are a bit plumper...
but after the holidays aren't we all...
(Ha Ha)

It adds just the perfect amount
of color to her room!


barbara said...

That is just fantastic....How very very clever. I think it looks great and has so much more meaning...

A Vintage Vine said...

I actually like yours better! Maybe its the plumper birds!!!!! You did a dang good job!

Anonymous said...

This is just the sweetest! I like yours better really- the colors are just great!!

bee blessed

Lisa @ Fern Creek Cottage said...

So super cute!! You did a great job! I'll bet your daughter loves it too!

Lisa @ Shine Your Light said...

Wow - it looks just like the PB version - beautiful job! So cheerful too.

Marlene McGarrity said...

Love yours - it's more vibrant and the price is right!

Anonymous said...

The pastels might appeal to an adult but the vibrant colors you have applied are more joyful and appealing to a child. Great Job!! Mitzi

Sixty-Fifth Avenue said...

Amazing!! Will you show us how you did it? Can't wait to see the room!


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