Monday, November 26, 2012

Make it Pretty Monday - Week 25

Hello World!  I do hope all of my stateside friends had a wonderful Thanksgiving.  Ours was full of family, food, football, and games.  I love the holidays!  Are you ready to see the fantastic features from last week?  Woowee, people!  It took me forever to pick the features!  Good stuff!  Let's kick off week 25 of


Make it Pretty Monday
Your Favorite - Most Views
Pretty Kelly has spruced up her entry for Christmas.  To see your favorite, head on over to 
The Lily Pad Cottage.  

Make it Pretty Monday
Craft Queen
Pretty Nichole made this way too cute Hair Bow Holder.  I really should make this for The Dedicated Daughter.  Her hair bow drawer is not the prettiest.  Hop on over to Pinkie for Pink to see how she made it.  

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Shopping Queen
Pretty Jeannie...I'm almost speechless!  Look at this practically perfect pitcher!  Just beautiful.  To see this and more of her finds, scoot on over to JB's Vintage.  

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Furniture Transformation Queen
Pretty Karen has done it again!  Just look at this beauty.  To see the before and more after pics, go visit Karen at Redoux

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Sewing Queen
Pretty Erin has been quite the busy bee making Christmas pillows.  To see more of the cuteness, hop on over to Kaminski's Creations.  

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Culinary Delight Queen
Pretty Connie has officially made me crave these Butter Buns.  Don't they look scrumptious?  Go to Family Home and Life to get the recipe. 

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Dessert Queen
Pretty Shelia made these delectable White Chocolate Mousse Cups.    Head on over to Sweet Southern Blue to get the recipe.  

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DIY Queen
Pretty Stacey made this fantastic built-in desk where she sits and blogs away!  Hop on over to Real Southern Living and say hello. 

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Tablescape Queen
Pretty Dawna has set a lovely table.  To see the pretty mix of pink and green, go to 
Stitches From the Tub

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Home Decor Queen
 Pretty Jen's laundry room is a sight to behold.  To see the before and more amazing after pictures, go to Rambling Renovators

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Christmas Decor Queen #1
Pretty Penny has turned her French Drying Rack into a darling Christmas Tree.  Go to Penny's Vintage Home to see this lovely little tree.   

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Christmas Decor Queen #2
Pretty Liz has pulled out all the stops with her Christmas Decor.  You can pay Liz a visit at Savvy Seasons.  

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My Favorite
Pretty Amanda upcycled some old wooden Christmas decorations.  To see the before, head on over to Bullfrogs and Bulldogs

If you were featured, please grab a feature button for your blog. 
The Dedicated House
Here are a few guidelines to follow.

1. Link up anything Family friendly...DIY, decor, crafts, recipes, gardening, shopping finds, sewing, inspirational stories, and beautiful photography.
  
2.  If you are participating in Make it Pretty Monday, be sure to link up your "permalink" post and not your general blog address. 

3.  No etsy shops, giveaways and no sponsor pages.  I might have a separate party for those when I see how well this one goes.
 
4.  Please grab my button below, or have a link back to my blog so everyone can enjoy the party!  No Link Back, No Feature.  Boo.

5.  Please become a follower of The Dedicated House via Google Friend Connect or Linky Followers.

6.  Be sure to visit at least two of the other pretties at the party. Show them some love and let them know you popped in for a visit.  You know how we all love comments. 
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Be sure to pop back in again for a visit this week.  Friday I will be hosting a giveaway that you will not want to miss.  Wishing all a beautiful week and remember to be kind to one another. 

Toodles,
Kathryn


42 comments:

  1. Thank you so much for featuring my Bow Holder!

    Nichole
    www.pinkieforpink.com

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  2. Wow! So many gorgeous features this week, Kathryn. Thanks for hosting!

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  3. I just linked up and want to thank you for hosting...also, I want to thank you for featuring my French drying rack Christmas tree! Have a wonderful week...Hugs, Penny

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  4. Thank you for hosting. Hope your week is filled with lotsa laughter!

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  5. Hi Kathyrn,
    Thank you so much for hosting and for featuring me, I really appreciate it! XOXO ~Liz

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  6. Good morning, Kathryn! I hope you have a great week and thanks for the party!

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  7. Hi Kathryn,

    Such delightful and festive features! Love the North Pole entryway, the white chocolate mousse cups and the wooden Christmas decorations!

    Thanks for hosting!

    Poppy :)

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  8. oh, lily pad cottage entry is just
    beautiful.. thanks so much for hosting
    once again and
    Have a great Holiday Season
    Sandy

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  9. Kathryn, what lovely choices from last week. Thanks for all you put into making this a terrific party...love the presentations!

    Merry Christmas, Helen

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  10. Morning Kathryn, Thank you so much for featuring my Prelude to Thanksgiving tablescape. You have made my week. I appreciate you hosting such a great party. Have a great week.
    Hugs, Dawna

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  11. Good Morning Kathryn, So many wonderful blogs to visit. Such a treat. Thank you for hosting this wonderful day. Best Wishes Daphne

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  12. Hi Kathryn! Wow! Those were some beautiful features! Thanks so much for hosting! Hope you have a great week!
    Blessings,
    Nici

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  13. I love all of the pretty features! Thank you for hosting, have a wonderful week!

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  14. Thank you for featuring my Butter Buns! Thanks for the great party too :)

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  15. Thank you so much Kathryn for featuring my Upcycled Christmas Decorations! Hope you had a great weekend!

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  16. Thank you so much for the feature! I am truly honored to be included with these lovely projects!

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  17. Hi Kathryn! So many great features this week. Not to mention all the wonderful projects that have been linked up already. You know how to throw a party, girl!!

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  18. What an amazing line up of talent. Thanks for sharing and for hosting each week.

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  19. Thanks so much for featuring my laundry room renovation! There's so many great projects. I'm off to browse through them all. Have a great week!

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  20. Hi Kathryn,
    Thank you so so much for the feature! I really appreciate it.

    Jeannie
    JB's Vintage

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  21. P.S. Your button now sits proudly on my sidebar. Thanks again.

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  22. That you so much for featuring my white chocolate mousse. I was amazed as I scrolled down and saw all of the wonderful Christmas ideas. I'll be pinning some of those! So many talented people.

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  23. Gorgeous features this week! I love the entry hall and the green desk. But I adore the built-in desk and would cry tears of joy if my laundry room looked like that one up there!

    Have a great week! Thanks for hosting!
    Kristy @ Shona Skye Creations
    http://shonaskye.blogspot.com

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  24. Thanks for being awesome host with this fun party.I want to visit all the fantastic features,just wish i ole computer was faster.

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  25. Kathryn, these are such great features! Thanks so much for hosting! Glad to link up!!

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  26. Great choices! Love that laundry room! I also love the wooden Christmas trees.

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  27. Kathryn:

    Thanks for the party! :)

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  28. Those buns look so yummy! Thanks for hosting again this week, Laura

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  29. Thanks so much for the feature! I LOVED the laundry room, so beautiful! Thanks for hosting again, can't wait to see what everyone is up to this week :)

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  30. Beautiful features. Thanks for hosting today!
    -Shelley

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  31. All looks so beautiful . Lots of fantastic talented bloggers out there ! Have a good day all !

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  32. Kathryn, thanks for hosting Make it Pretty Monday! Your home and family are lovely-- as is your blog!
    Melinda/Auntie Em

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  33. Thank you so much for hosting! Lots of fantastic features and craft ideas! :)

    Julie

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  34. Thanks for featuring my Christmas pillows and for hosting! Happy Holidays!

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  35. Thank you so much for your lovely comment and the invite;)
    Thank you for hosting this party, too!
    Love and hugs from Germany...

    http://pudel-design.blogspot.de/

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  36. Sliding in late - But I am in ! :-D
    Looking forward to checking out other participant links. Thanks for stopping by and nice comment!
    Enjoy your evening.

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  37. Kathryn, thanks for hosting Make it Pretty Monday! I'm so happy to be able to come and link up to your blog this weeks..it's much appreciated!!! I pray you and yours had a wonderful Thanksgiving!!
    Many Blessings,
    ~Theresa

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  38. I love LOVE how all of your features get a "Queen" title!! That is so cool! -Marci @ Stone Cottage Adventures

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  39. Thanks for hosting! It's always a pleasure to join your party.

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