Sunday, May 1, 2016

This Weeks Find


This week I found a darling silver velvet lined and engraved all over and monogrammed for $4








The roses are slowly flowering less and less now that it is May...so I am enjoying them while I can

















Sunset before a storm


 Dawn from the front porch across the town



the leaves on the  trees are slowly disappearing










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Saturday, April 23, 2016

Decorating with Roses


I am enjoying the last of the autumn roses picking,arranging and then drying. The house is always filled with lovely fragrance




Found a couple of weeks ago in a charity shop for $1....3 old pine drawers which we are going to pant up with succulents and tulip bulbs





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my gumtree is full of rainbow lorikeets every day


sunset in the garden




Autumn colour














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Saturday, April 16, 2016

In the Pink


I managed to do a bit of charity shopping this week. Two beautiful Italian pashminas and a vintage silver plated rose bowl...perfect for picked autumn English roses



Picking Autumn roses for the house






David Austin Roses







Tiny Blue Wrens everywhere


Moody skies this week












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Friday, April 8, 2016

Garden Art




We found this old rusty vintage gate on the weekend...



and after wandering around the garden we decided to put it here





The garden with the gate in position


Lots of birds in the garden this week




The Canadian Maple is looking gorgeous



Picked Maple leaves






A burst of Autumnal roses














sighhh...in the laundry sink AND on my best white towel






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