All the Pretty Flowers


“Roses! I swear you men have all your romance from the same worn book.  Flowers are a good thing, a sweet thing to give a lady.  But it is always roses, always red, and always perfect hothouse blooms when they can come by them.”  ― Patrick Rothfuss, The Name of the Wind via::absinthundblut  zsazsabellagio Giambattista Valli Fall […]


“Reflection is a flower of the mind, giving out wholesome fragrance; but revelry is the same flower, when rank and running to seed.”   -Desiderius Erasmus Laura Ashley ISABEL SANCHIS SPRING 2019 BRIDAL COLLECTION asraigarden Carolina Herrera Resort 2018 Lookbook French Tulip ©Botanic Art Giambattista Valli Resort 2018 Lookbook Aout 2014 by Alexcetera on Flickr. […]

Monet’s Garden

Fabulous photography of Monet’s Garden in Givenchy, France from Jamie Beck of Ann Street Studio Photography. Monet’s Garden   Givenchy, France     Jamie Beck:   “What a wonderful, wild experience it is to walk inside a painting and to see the world through the eyes of an artist. An early morning train from Paris, […]

More Flowers Please

Sally Hambleton “The birds that were singing in the dew-drenched garden seemed to be telling the flowers about her.”   — Oscar Wilde, The Portrait of Dorian Gray   Vintage Glam: An ultra glamorous figure hugging dress with shimmering gemstone styled in a timeless vintage look. Sally Hambleton :ceciliamcco Paris flowers  eggcanvas […]

Peony ME!

I just could look at peonies all day long.  There’s just something about this beautiful blossom that I can’t get enough of. Sharing today some wonderful Peony Photography that will make you swoon too, enjoy.     by little-stories, flickr         Kent Wang Eva 8 Jim, the Photographer meimei by Liz Weaver, flickr by Joann […]

All the Pretty Flowers

Garden Rose ©Botanic Art MONIQUE LHUILLIER RESORT 2018 COLLECTION Photography: robertmealing The Flower Fields, Carlsbad, California JILL STUART RESORT 2018 COLLECTION Château Diter  © Marina Fadeeva MONIQUE LHUILLIER RESORT 2018 COLLECTION Embroidery sample for mens’ suit  (French, 1800–1815 ). Silk thread on silk velvet. via: The Met BROCK COLLECTION RESORT 2018   Ryn Frank  @rynfrank Photography: robertmealing […]

Art of the Flower

  Peonies and Roses, Margaretha Roosenboom “And how do you know that these fine begonias are not of equal importance?”    ― Agatha Christie, The Mysterious Affair at Styles Herman Saftleven II – Study of a red catchfly (Lychnis hirsuta), 1680 “No matter how right or how beautiful your path is, never try to impose your path on […]