I love the color green, it is one of my favorites.  I already have a lot of green in my house, but for St. Patricks day, I like to add a few more touches of it. 

I added green ribbon to my white candles.  It was so easy.  I just wrapped thick green wired ribbon around the candles and attached it with two pearl ended push pins to make them extra pretty.  I love anything with pearls.  🙂  You can use ribbon without wire too, I just think it makes it hold its shape nicely.  Also, you could use any kind of pins instead of the pearls or no pins at all.  You could just hot glue it on.   I like my candles wrapped in the ribbon so much,  I might just leave it on there all year long.

 I needed to add some green to my dining area, and I had these pretty green flowers.  I just stuck them in a clear vase and walla!  I love the fact that they are a really springy color of green.

 So lovely.

 My daughter told me that I needed something that represented St. Patricks Day in my house more than just my green touches, so I made myself a cute little sign declaring that I am LUCKY. I printed it out 8 x 8 and mounted it on foam board.  Check out my post with instructions for mounting photos on foam board here.    Notice how it is placed right next to the photo of my Sweet Lou.  Oh, how I adore my Lou.  🙂

 I placed my “lucky” sign on a shelf on my photo wall because that is where I display photos of  the little ones in my life that make me feel the most lucky.


If you would like a copy of my LUCKY sign for your St. Patricks Day decor, feel free to download it at



♥♥♥  Jen


  1. thanks for the download! I’m needing some green around here!

  2. This is great! I love St. Patty’s Day and green!

    I think I may try to do something a little different with this….I will let you know when I finish!

    Thanks so much!!

  3. Oh my goodness, such great ideas! I still need to get all of my Valentine’s stuff put away and get crafting for St. Patrick’s. Thanks for the inspirations!

    Playing It Cooley

  4. I love it when little touches make such a big impact! Thank you so much for sharing.

    Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of
    God’s kindness: kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile.
    –Mother Teresa

  5. This is so cute, thank you!

  6. I love your ideas and free downloads, however can’t get them to work on my mac. Is there another way you can share them besides 4shared?

  7. Hi! Love this image, but when I went to download it, 4shared said the file was deleted.

    Am I doing something wrong?

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