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April Showers Bring..
April 9, 2009




Anemones!
These lovelies have just popped up in my front yard and I couldn't be more excited. I have been anxiously awaiting their arrival since planting the bulbs a couple of months ago. Anemones are one of my ABSOLUTE most favorite flower ever- especially the white with black centers. The contrast is so striking and beautiful and I especially love them paired with a loose, wild mixture of vines and blooms.

{I have had this image saved to my computer since 2004 and it even made it through my great-hard drive-recovery-of 2006. Adore this image. Have no idea where it is from though. }

But, Martha can never do wrong- this more composed, modern bouquet is equally stunning.


Such a fantastic flower to use for spring time weddings! And they have one of those names that is fun to say 3 times fast. :)

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3 Comments:

I heart Anemones!

By Blogger Mara (The Wedding Cabaret), at April 10, 2009 at 10:57 AM  

So pretty! That one bouquet is by Ariella Chezar - I think it was in Elegant Bride.

By Blogger Kathryn, at April 13, 2009 at 6:24 PM  

One of the best flowers ever!

By Anonymous Sarah Azevedo, at April 23, 2009 at 11:17 AM  

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