Category Archives: elegant seashells

>{Coastal Crafts} Oyster Shell Heart Wreath

> Oyster shells and rope found on the beach create an easy to make heart wreath…coastal style! Since the crafting bug bit recently, we decided to use some of our shells to create a heart for Valentine's Day. We actually … Continue reading

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>A Gulf Coast Christmas

>Meet the Self Confessed Lamp Tramp ~ a lovely lass who is working to put herself, life, and home back in order after Katrina devastated the entire region she calls home…the Gulf Coast of Mississippi.  “When we had to move … Continue reading

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>{DIY} Glittered Coastal Christmas Tree

>There is nothing more special than decorating your tree with homemade ornaments collected from the beach. If you’re lucky enough to live near the beach or if you collected shells during your favorite beach vacation; this is a great way … Continue reading

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>Coastal Christmas Apothecary Jars

> Happy Monday! Shells, starfish, potpourri, small glass floats, old postcards, photographs, an old finial, fake snow, nick-knacks, old eyeglasses, marbles, old door knobs, small glass floats, tiny Christmas trees, berries, rocks,  nuts, ribbons, buttons, frames, old toys or Christmas … Continue reading

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>Christmas Tree Lights: I Give Up!

> I give up…I officially forfeit and declare the Christmas tree as the winner and champ! I recently had a good fight with my delightful fake Christmas tree (allergies make it impossible to have a live tree). It was quite … Continue reading

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>Seashell Inspiration: Custom Fireplaces, Chandeliers & More!

>Meet Heather Kendall, owner of Elegant Shells and creator of shell chandeliers, shell mirrors, decorative items, and interior shell work. Heather Kendall has been designing with seashells for seven years and her pieces can be found in beautiful homes from … Continue reading

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