Friday, April 16, 2010



Have you ever really thought about what inspires you? What speaks to you as soon as you see it. When you feel a connection to something? Why does this happen? Why are we so drawn to certain things. When I am out shopping or looking at p;ctures on other peoples sites there are some things that just immediately draw me in. For instance this photo above. I love the window, I love the watering can, the clay pots and the old metal box she has used as a planter. I especially love the clever way she has used wire to start her plants. Isn’t that just the neatest thing? I found it here

I love all kinds of textiles, old lace, picture found here


Burlap, materials, any kind of naturals such as nuts, gourds, flowers, bird nests…


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You can do so much with materials. Check out these flowers  I found. They would be fun to make.

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Yellow ware …..


Threads, twines……

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These are just a few of my favorite things…….



  1. Love your post today, it is amazing how some pictures have so much power, I love the wire for vine starters. They all capture Simple Beauty to me,thanks for sharing.

  2. Love all the pictures.The flowers made from material I just love,So sinple but yet so pretty.Thanks for sharing them with us..Hugs