When we went to do the shoot at The Agoura Antique Mart we did some photos of our pretty model Savanah wearing a vintage nightgown that belonged to my mother, the diamond pattern solid perfume locket and some flower crowns from Emily of WhichGoose. I’m saving most of the photos for another project I’m working on but… Continue reading White Wedding
Happy May Day! The Gaelic May Day festival known as Beltane (Beltaine) in the western world is here once more. The big seasonal wheel in the sky is at one of the eight spooks of the, the halfway point between the Spring Equinox and the upcoming Summer Solstice on June 21st. As many of you… Continue reading May Day!
My daughter Eve and her friend My have been busy bees working on beautiful headbands as a project for their economics class. Their mission is to create a product which they then sell at the Highland Hall May Fair on Saturday, May 7th. For promotion My made this sweet little video, enjoy. If you live… Continue reading A Fair Maiden
“Earth laughs in flowers.”~Ralph Waldo Emerson, Hamatreya
On this last day of May the heartfelt and warm Dennice Mankarious bids us adieu with a bouquet of roses in her Tribute to the Rose. Thank you to all of the participants who contributed with words, images and creativity as well to all those who dropped in to visit, leave comments and smell the… Continue reading May Flowers: A Rose Tribute
Here in the Santa Monica Mountains where Topanga Days is in it’s third day, we have a visitor from New York. Leah, from Asking Leah, reminisces and shares the bounty of NYC in the Spring. Image: Lesbia and her Sparrow by Sir Edward John Poynter
The month is slowly winding it’s way toward June as the weather inches toward more light and warmth. For today’s contribution to May Flowers we have a post from Lynn at LillyBonBon in Minnesota who shares with us how to make a Vintage Lace Poppies Scarf. Image: The Four Seasons (Summer) by Alejandro de Riquer
It’s the Flower Full Moon and Trish of Scent Hive has a reminder for us all with her May Flower contribution Pink Rhododendrons. Image: Antique postcard from my families collection dated circa 1900, Argentina with an old botanical engraving.
Gathered together under the light of a Full Flower Moon a circle of bloggers has come together to share their stories and impressions on May Flowers and the release of Vera solid natural perfume. At the bottom of this post please follow the links to each of the participating blogs, although some may be posting… Continue reading May Flowers: Honey Bees
On the twenty six day of May blogging Jen from Sewn Natural shares the story of discovering the glories of May with her new infant daughter three years ago. May Flowers by Jen Image: Antique postcard from my families collection dated circa 1900, Argentina.