Holiday Decorations

Dried Orange Wreath

Dried Orange Wreath   I saw this idea on Sparklelivingblog.com. She used this wreath as a way to brighten up her house after the holidays were over and cleaned up. But this wreath would be beautiful at ANY time of year! This would be beautiful on your front door, along a staircase, mantle, or hang in […]

Dried Cotton & Preserved Eucalyptus

Dried Cotton & Preserved Eucalyptus   It is officially the first day of summer! All around the country people are throwing BBQ’s, having pool parties and spending their weekends camping. With summer in full swing, posting about eucalyptus and cotton may seem somewhat out of place. One of the best things about our dried and […]

DIY Wheat Tea Lights

DIY Wheat Tea Lights A lot of our customers order our dried flowers for the purpose of weddings. Whether their own wedding or for a friend or family member, wedding flowers can be an expensive portion of the budget. So it’s no wonder that many people now are turning to making their own bouquets, boutonnieres, […]

Easter Rainbow Pine Cone Bouquet

Easter Pine Cone Centerpiece Easter: what an egg-cellent time of year. Spring is here and it’s totally egg-ceptable to eat those extra pieces of chocolate. Don’t like my egg-ceptional jokes? I’ll try to keep my Easter puns to a minimum… or maybe i’ll whisk it.  We stumbled upon this adorable and different take on Easter decor on […]

St Patrick’s Day Wreath

St Patrick’s Day Wreath St Patrick’s Day – the day I always forget about and leave my house with no green on, then spend the rest of the day getting pinched, waiting to go home and vowing to myself that next year I’ll remember, I’m obviously not Irish. I’ll give you a quick history lesson […]

Valentines Day Branches

Valentines Day Branches Valentines Day is just around the corner! We are already one month into 2017 – where does time go? Valentines Day is such a fun way to bring bright fun colors back into your home decor even though it may still be cold and dark outside. A fun project that many people […]

Best Branches for Winter Decorating

Searching on Pinterest for ideas for after-the-Holidays Winter Decorating, I’ve noticed that most of the ideas shown include a vase, antique water pitcher, galvanized bucket, wooden crate, etc. with some bare branches artfully arranged in it.  I don’t know about you, but all winter long where we are it is way too cold and snowy […]

Tumbleweeds on the News!

Tonight the founder of CuriousCountryCreations.com was featured in a news article on KSL 5 in Utah. The story was all about Tumbleweeds, and how they are an icon of the Old West (even though they weren’t introduced until the late 1800’s), and how they are a nuisance to some and good business for others…..  well […]

Raffia Carrots for Easter

Searching the stores I couldn’t find any decent looking faux carrots to go with my Easter decor, so I picked up some supplies from CuriousCountryCreations.com and came up with my own… and of course, I made a tutorial for all of you, so you can make your own fake carrots too!  Better yet, they’re super […]

Boxwood Wreath Tutorial

Here’s how to make your own Preserved Boxwood Wreath, beautiful in Spring, but perfect for any season because it won’t lose it’s color, and embellishments can easily be changed for different holidays or times of the year. First, gather your materials.  You will need: A birch or grapevine wreath form in your desired size (ours […]

Decorate for Spring

Does January have you feeling blue?  It seems like as soon as the Holiday decorations and lights come down the rest of the winter season seems to drag by and everything looks drab and boring.  But, spring is just around the corner!  It won’t be long until bulbs and spring flowers start poking their first […]

Rose Parade

Several months ago we were contacted by the South Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade committee and asked if we could provide cotton for their Parade float.  We have carried Dried Cotton Stalks and Cotton Bolls for a long time, but not bulk cotton.  However, we contacted our cotton supplier and were able to make this […]