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Sunday, 17 October 2021

Warm and Sunny .

 What lovely warm weather we are having right now .

It's so nice to still be working outside .

We have been making some changes , we had an old fence next to my craft room it was  looking very dull.

Well one day some time ago we saw a living wall at the garden centre and hubby said I will put one in by your craft  room and now I have one  but there is still alot of work to do yet , but in the spring it will be another lovely area to sit outside my craft room and have coffee .

So not allot of stitching going on but I did finish another Christmas Gift but can't show yet and worked on another UFO which is almost finished just a bit more back stitch and beads to add.

                    Already pulled out the UFO for this coming week this morning .

 

                             LOVE AND JOY BY  Lorri Birmingham Designs 



                                                                   Start of my living wall .

 


It will take allot of filling up , but that's the fun part it will be filled with lots of plants come Spring and Summer .

 


                                            You can fill it with any thing you want to ,  we used decking planks .


                                                          Next is the slabbing  .

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I found a few reading books for Christmas reading but almost read one already .

 


Have a lovely Sunday .
I will leave you with some of  the last of the summer flowers .
And still the roses bloom .
 

Below a Hollyhock I grew from seed I wonder if it will flower this year .







20 comments:

  1. That's a different hollyhock from the one's over here, and yes I think it will bloom. Love your new wall and Santa stitching. Big hugs Lynda Ruth

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  2. Oh that Santa is so cute! I love him :-)
    I like the idea of a living wall, it will be lovely to see from your craft room.
    Have a lovely week x

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  3. What a neat idea your new wall is. It will be gorgeous! I agree with Lynda Ruth. Your hollyhock will bloom soon.

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  4. Your hollyhock does look as though it is coming up to a flower head June - your rose is so pretty. I think the Living Wall will look wonderful once you have filled it up with colour. xx

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  5. Hello June, The Santa looks like a jolly little fellow! Lucky you - still sitting outside. It's cold and grey here today but on the other hand it's the right weather to sew inside on the machine ;-)
    I have no doubt you will fill your 'living wall' next summer.
    Ursula

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  6. Ton mur est déjà magnifique !
    Au printemps il sera superbe !
    Chez nous, il fait froid et avons des brouillards matinaux et en fin de soirée.
    Je te souhaite une belle semaine ma chère June

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  7. June: Your gardens must be positively fabulous, I can see from the wall that it will be a beautiful wall, what a grand idea.
    Lori Birmingham designs are so sweet.
    I had the pleasure of meeting her once in Iowa in the 90s so cute and sweet.
    Thank-you for sharing your lovely floral photos.

    Catherine

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  8. Dear June,
    I'm looking forward to more photos of your living wall. You have such wonderful ideas and you implement them perfectly.
    I like your sweet Santa very much, such beautiful colors and so finely and delicately embroidered.
    Have a nice new week, Jutta

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  9. Your stitching is lovely. Look forward to seeing your living wall in the spring - it is going to be great to sit by it. Your flower are gorgeous. Enjoy your reading.

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  10. I had never heard of a living wall, June, but I can see from your start that it's going to be lovely! And how nice that it's near your craft room. We've had a lovely warm October as well although the days are growing shorter and cooler. That's okay... I'm ready for winter :)

    Your Santa is darling and I am amazed at how pretty your flowers still look. Your blooms are always so perfect looking! Hope you have a wonderful week ahead, my friend ♥

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  11. I very like your living wall.Tady(Czech Rep.)is actualy 9AM and temperatura 7°C...But it is sunny morning.
    I wish you many nice sunny days still ☺

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  12. Hallo June,
    I like Santa Claus very much, I also have this template; I have to go and look.
    Your living wall looks great, I'm looking forward to pictures when it is completely covered with plants.
    Enjoy your week, Andrea

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  13. Your living wall will be amazing, just like you beautiful garden flowers. Stay well.....

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  14. Bello il tuo muro vivente, sarà pieno di colori e profumi!

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  15. So cute your little Santa Claus.
    Your new wall looks great. I 'm looking forward to the wall with all the flowers in next spring/summer.
    Have a nice week, Manuela

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  16. Oh I love that Santa! I think your wall is a great idea and I can't wait to see what you fill it with. A lot more plants and knick knacks I am sure. Will you put something for the birds and butterflies as well?

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  17. I love that cute Christmas design, very Scandinavian.
    The living wall is going to be lovely too, you've made a great start.

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  18. Well, the little man looks cute. How he walks around there merrily.
    Have a nice weekend, Martina

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  19. Oh, so a cute Santa with a bell on his shoes ;-)
    Your wall is a good idea and you are so creative, it will get beautiful.
    Enjoy your weekend, Erna

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