Thursday, March 26, 2009

Getting back to it...

The flu bug bit me ! I don't like to be all other mom's I don't have the time to be sick. But after a number of days being "down" I am getting back into the swing of things. I wanted to share with you some yummylicious trims I picked up at an antique fair a few weeks back. I love these old metal pieces. They have such great weight and patina to them.

And I'm super excited that the weather is warming. About 3 weeks ago I had the boys dig me 8 big holes so I could plant climbing roses. I have a large pergola in the back and I want it to be covered. Well guess what? The branches are starting to sprout...Yippee!!

So right now they look like this....

And soon they will look like thumbs crossed...(well at least I hope they will be green).

Happy Thursday !


Nancy said...

Love the trims Colleen. You will have fun creating with those.

And your roses will be beautiful!
So nice that it is finally warming up~not quite as warm where we are...but hopefully we will get there soon!

Have a great weekend!
Hugs, Nancy

Enchanted Productions by Joyce Stahl said...

Oh my Colleen...I just had the flu too! Hope you're feeling better and back to creating very soon!

I'm lovin' those metal trims! Yum!

And your new roses are going to be beautiful! Hurray for Spring!


dede warren said...

I love the trims as well as the climbing roses. I hope you are as successful as your vision is beautiful!

Tristan Robin Blakeman said...

those trims are fabulous! (I love to use nice vintage trims in my work, too)...and I'd love to see larger photos of your studio - it looks so inviting!

thanks for stopping in at my blog and commenting!

hApPy PiNk SaTuRdAy!

Nancy said...

I know I have commented...but I just had to come back and tell you how stunning your "Marie" is! I just picked up the new mag and she is so lovely. Congratulations!

Have a great day!
Hugs, Nancy

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