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Work In Progress Wednesdays- 142

We went to Dubai during the weekend. Maybe we felt the oppressing heat here is not enough, driving through the desert would be more exciting. It was a change from routine. 127 more words

Hand Embroidery

Floral Design

Sunshine and Love- I love using Eucalyptus in just about anything. I love how it smells and the variety of types. It also lasts a very long time. 107 more words

Floral Design

Vintage Luggage Decoupage Makeover

When Southie’s family fun day came around last month, celebRAEtions (my floral and event styling company) was honored and excited to participate. I showcased celebRAEtions’ 903 more words


Good enough to eat.

Books.  I own hundreds.  They are an essential  reference  for my working life.  I regularly dip  into this particular shelf full when  creating  the  floral designs, ornamental and productive borders  for the King and Thai restaurant in Broseley. 178 more words

2017 Dahlia Varieties

I decided I am going to try to keep a running list of all dahlia blooms and their names on this blog. Each time I photograph new blooms I will add them to list instead of creating a new post. 13 more words


Mid-July Mixed Bouquet

This is a mixed bouquet featuring everything that is blooming right now in mid-July here in Southwest, Iowa. Dahlias, Gaura, Lisanthus, Larkspur, Rudbeckia with scented Geranium, Honeysuckle, Lemon Balm and Smokebush for foliage.What’s blooming in your yard?


Garden Journal 7/16/2017

It’s hot. I think I forget every year how hot it really gets this time of year. My plants are out in this blazing sun all day every day and I’m not sure how they do it. 329 more words