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In a Vase on Monday: a Glass Honesty Box

I had to rein myself in when choosing flowers for today’s vase but even so there is a far greater variety and quantity of blooms than usual. It had to be roses of course, because they are just getting better … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: the Sweet Shop

There was no fixed plan for today’s vase – it could have been big and blousey or small and sweet and perhaps the end result is somewhere in between. The starting point was the hydrangea, three young heads from this … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Cutting Edge Technology

In truth, the only technology involved was the mechanics of the secateurs as today’s textural treats were snipped from the cutting beds! Having been determined to stick to contributions purely from these beds today, I ignored the call of those … Continue reading

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