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Did Pottery Barn Knock off My Pretties?

I was flipping through the Pottery Barn catalog when I saw these moss covered monogram letters.


Image from PotteryBarn.com
Hold up now Pottery Barn. Pump your breaks! I made one of these over a year ago for my wedding decor.

And mine is better. Exhibit A. Mine doesn't carry an $80.00 price tag. It cost about $10.00 to make. Exhibit B. Mine will last forever. Exhibit C. I'm awesome. Okay, well, maybe that one is a draw, but still, if you are drooling over these, just make them.

I started with one of those gold leaf letters from Hobby Lobby like this ($5.00).


And also a package of reindeer moss.


Just start hot gluing it until the letter is covered and hang with a pretty ribbon.


Cupcake's Mommy  – (March 9, 2011 at 7:20 PM)  

Followed your link from another blog (love the name of you blog, LOL!!) - and I agree yours is better! So pretty! I may have to try this in the Spring.

Di
http://momsgotabrandnewbag.blogspot.com/

Chynna  – (March 9, 2011 at 8:38 PM)  

I love how you post the prices what your crafts cost! I am in college and on a very tight budget...but I LOVE to craft! Hopefully my craft blog will be up and running soon. Thanks for all of your fun ideas!

http://tychynhansen.blogspot.com/

Beth Eaton  – (March 9, 2011 at 10:35 PM)  

I do think that yours looks fabulous! I am goign to have to make one myself! I love the idea of the moss for spring AND I dont' want to spend the Pottery Barn $.

Heather  – (March 10, 2011 at 7:37 PM)  

I love this! I can't believe you made it first - that's so funny! I think I'm going to make one!

M.O.T.B  – (March 11, 2011 at 12:48 PM)  

You are right, this looks great!

Mary HK  – (March 26, 2011 at 1:37 AM)  

exhibit D: You are hilarious! thanks for sharing.

Angela  – (April 10, 2012 at 11:35 AM)  

I love this! :) So cool! I need to make one for the front door- like now! ;) ha ha

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