Monday, March 19, 2018

WELCOME SPRING


Celebrate Spring with Beatrix Potter



Here are a few of my Beatrix Potter figures and music boxes I have collected over the years. Some were gifts from my sister and ornaments from my mother-in-law. I love to set a table or vignette using them for Spring and Easter. 

These little characters make me so happy! Guaranteed to bring a smile.

Using a wicker basket tray and white linen napkins for a vignette. 




Dinner and salad plates and cups and saucers
 the Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny Collection by Wedgwood 
gifts from my sister









Scatter in a few bunnies for a vignette




Fierce Bad Rabbit and Flopsy




and teapots





We'll also need a very beautiful red brick doll's-house and Tom Kitten




Doll-house Interior



Tom Thumb and Hunca Munca 
Poor Hunca Munca, she was looking for rice and found only beads in the canister






Beatrix Potter Ornaments



 Benjamin Bunny music box and book collection



more ornaments




This sweet book of Inspirational Thoughts and Quotes by Susan Branch
works beautifully with this happy vignette.
A gift from my dear friend Sarah @ Hyacinth's for the Soul.



After enjoying some of my collection for the vignette I moved some pieces to the back foyer. 



To greet all visitors and will 
always bring a smile!


Thank you for your visit, I hope you will leave a comment so I know you stopped in.

Happy Spring!



21 comments:

  1. Juar lovely....I love the Beatrix Potter books and I plan to take the grands to the new movie coming out.

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  2. Oh Emily how utterly adorable!! It's all too cute for words! The doll house is amazing, and so many cute figurines! I love how you've tucked some into the pots and the vignette on the baker's rack is fantastic! I would stand there just looking at it for days! You have been having a lot of fun! The books and that teapot, just beautiful! Happy Spring!
    Jenna

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  3. Yes, every picture makes me smile. Adorable and so much fun. Your hutch is awesome! You have started my day in a happy mood.
    Happy Spring. The azaleas have popped open, the dogwoods are blooming as is the bridal wreath. I love springtime.

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  4. Emily, my son's nursery was ALL Beatrice Potter and I was totally obsessed when my kids were babies. LOVE your collection! Happy Spring!

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  5. Oh Emily, can you hear me squeal with delight all the way from Michigan? I am! Big huge squealy joyful sounds. I love Beatrix P., her art, her stories, her characters. Everything. I wish I was going to Susan Branch's BP tea at Hill Top in May. Alas. But in spirit I will be there. I think you already are there with all your sweet figures and wonderful dishes. Big smiles here!

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  6. That's a village, Emily! So precious. I love how you've brought them all out to play. My time is stretched between decorating my house and styling our booths, so the house doesn't get as many changes. I really love to sit among seasonal decor though. It really lifts the spirits.
    Happy Spring, my friend!

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  7. Oh Emily, your post couldn't be any sweeter with your welcome to spring and all of your darling Beatrix Potter figures and music box. What a special collection with pieces received as gifts from your sister and mother-in-law. They know exactly what you love and treasure. The plates and cups by Wedgewood are so darling too. The teapots and house are just too cute and your breadrack is just perfect. What a collection, love it all!

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  8. What a fantastic collection! I adore the world of Beatrix Potter.
    Amalia
    xo

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  9. Dear Emily, this is just the sweetest way to Welcome Spring! Your home is hopping with sweetness, and I hope you have a wonderful Spring and Easter. xo

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  10. OMG Jenna I love every darling detail of your vignettes. What a beautiful collection you have. Hope you have a wonderful week.

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  11. This just fills me with that feeling of childhood wonder and excitement!

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  12. Oh Emily, I'm seriously sighing and swooning over your collection of Beatrix Potter!!! I can see how it brings smiles to your visitors, because it sure brought a smile to me. Happy first week of Spring to you! xx

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  13. Coucou Emily, quel régal ce billet riche en couleurs avec un petit air de printemps !
    Ta collection est de toute beauté, j'ai adoré chaque photo et un gros coup de coeur pour le service de vaisselle et les tasses, superbe !
    Je te souhaite un très beau printemps. Merci beaucoup de ta visite chez moi, bisous.
    Lylou

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  14. What a lovely collection, I am sure it has brought many smiles to those who visit you! Have a wonderful Easter.

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  15. Oh Emily, how sweet this post is. So much fun and whimsy. Your collection of Beatrix Potter is so amazing! I am crushing over all of this. Happy spring. xo

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  16. Beatrix Potter is a one that I adore. I have a few pieces and books. Your displays are whimsical and gorgeous, I'd love to visit in person. Thanks for your visit yesteday--my sweet granddaughter is almost 17 and an old "soul" at heart. Very committed to being a valuable person in life--wants to be a pediatrician-she's a violinist and I know she will be careful with her new car!!
    Ann

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  17. What a lovely collection! I know you enjoy having them out in your home for Spring and Easter!

    Tammy
    Http://gigipinkglitter.blogspot.com

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  18. Emily I love your collection of bunnies! This post is making me smile this morning, and I really needed it!

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  19. Oh my goodness, what an AMAZING collection of BP items - oh what a joy to see these lovely pieces! BEatrix Potter just personifies whimsical spring and Easter to me.

    Love love love love love the teapots!

    Thank you so much for being such a loyal reader, and for leaving such sweet comments. ♥

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  20. Beautiful pieces. What a wonderful collection, I love it!

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  21. Oh I am just in love with your collection! They are all so magical. That doll house is amazing. I love how you have displayed it all. I don't think little hands would leave them alone! We loved going to Peter Rabbit - I went twice with two groups of grandchildren and it was a delight for adults and kids.

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