Take it on Tuesday Blog Hop: Wall Clock Decor!

book page & leaf wall clock

Ready for another Take it on Tuesday Blog Hop? I am!! Scroll to the bottom to link up your recent projects!!


Thanks to all who participated in last week’s!! The project with the most clicks was 31 Days to Slash your Budget Painlessly from Green Willow Pond. My favorite project was from Jennifer: Journal Exchange Notebook. If you didn’t get a chance to look at those posts, check them out!! Don’t miss last week’s blog hop posts!


This week, we re-did the wall decor in our living room. Here is the before:


 Our wedding photos have been up almost a year and my husband and I wanted to change things up. I was first inspired here.

First, we added the clock arms (found on Amazon):

 Then, we arranged pictures around the clock:


I wanted to put fall into the frames. At first I was looking through fall sayings, subway art, or other autumn pictures. I couldn’t find anything  I absolutely loved that would go well in the frames, so I opted for simple. I came across leaf patterns and just printed them out and traced them onto scrapbook paper I had:


On the other wall we added the mirror (which used to be above our piano) and the pictures of family around it.


I wanted to add a Thanksgiving theme, so I took dry erase marker and wrote things I was thankful for on the leaves. I’m going to continue to add to them as the month goes on!


How about you? What project have you taken on lately?

Thank you all! I LOVE seeing what you’ve been up to!



  • Madeleine @ NZ Ecochick

    Looking good! What a great idea.
    Madeleine @ NZ Ecochick recently posted…Silverbeet and cottage cheese lasagna

  • Carrie @ In the sweet sunshine

    Wow I LOVE the clock idea!! We have a large wall that people have told us before we should just get a big clock for, but with this idea we could do pictures too!! Might have to talk to the hubby about that one…

    Hope it’s ok I linked up a recipe — you didn’t specifically mention recipes — but it’s a recipe I’ve never tried before. 😉
    Carrie @ In the sweet sunshine recently posted…{attempting} Slow cooker roast chicken

    • BetsyPool

      I LOVE having this big clock on our wall!!

      No problem with linking up a recipe – they are definitely welcome!

  • Jennifer

    Thanks for the shout out of my journal!!
    Love the clock idea!! So fun!
    Jennifer recently posted…Soiree Day-Happy Birthday Lil’ Hunkie!

  • Debra @ Bungalow

    Thanks for joining the everything Thanksgiving linky party! Could you please link back to my blog, I would sure appreciate it! : )

    Your clock idea is so unique! I love it and you can change it for holidays and the seasons.
    Debra @ Bungalow recently posted…Welcome to the Everything Thanksgiving Linky party!

  • Vee

    That is a truly inspired idea! I really like it a lot. Looks great.
    Vee recently posted…Thanksgiving Party

  • whitney

    Thank you for linking up to our party show and share #13. come back this week.

    A mommy’s life…with a touch of yellow

  • Sarah Clock

    Love your clock ideas!

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