Saturday, 12 March 2011

'Brief Encounter'

I had a voucher for 15% discount from a DIY store which was valid for this weekend only, so this afternoon I hotfooted it there for a good mooch round. The gardening section is quite small but I was pleased to come away with a couple of always useful pots and a little African violet. The assistant tucked the African violet in the pot for me to take away and I was taken with the combination. It was but a short lived acquaintance as the violet is much to little to reside in the pot just now but maybe one day in the future......


This is a slightly belated entry for Blooming Friday at 'Roses and stuff' which is kindly hosted each week by Katarina. The theme for this week is 'Feeling Blue'.

7 comments:

  1. Det ärså fint med sant paulier :) Kram Suss

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  2. Just give it a little box to stand on, like the tenor who is not as tall as his leading lady ;~)

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  3. Beautiful colour on the violet. As Diana says, perhaps a leg-up. Violet in small pot stood on another within large pot, all disguised by pebbles?! Like a short man wearing lifts to impress the ladies......

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  4. It's nice to have some colour in the house as well as the garden. I keep buying daffodils to keep my vases filled.

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  5. The pot and the flower do go well together. Something to keep in mind for the future. Great finds!

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  6. So pretty! Nice pot too. I wish I was more organised and remembered (a) to keep vouchers and (b)where I put them when I do keep them.

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  7. I wouldn't have thought of this colour combination but this chance combination is the kind which makes one feel instantly happy.

    Lucy

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