Quick and Easy Demijohn Vignette

This is a demijohn vignette but you could make it with bottles or vases.  You can use whatever you have on hand to put together an interesting look.  Experiment until you like what you see is my motto.

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Start with a base of some kind.  I’m using a crate but you could use a basket or tray.

Books and key

A couple of books and an oversized key start the tour around the vignette.

Dried Hydrangea

A few dried hydrangeas added a bit of autumn color to the neutral palette.

white pumpkin

A white pumpkin gives a nod to the season too.

Seltzer Bottle

I liked the contrast of the aqua seltzer bottle next to the flat wicker demijohn.


A cutting board and a wicker covered demijohn finishes the tour around the vignette.

Savannah House

The watercolor above the vignette is a house in Savannah Georgia.  My mother bought the watercolor years ago on a visit to that beautiful Southern city.  She knew how much I loved Savannah and she left it to me when she passed away.  The original frame was broken when we moved into our current home and it languished around in storage for years.  When it turned up a while back I remembered how much I loved it and had it reframed.

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