Sunday, February 12, 2012

Nursing a cold

I've been back for a while but fallen ill for a few days. I've caught a cold. Now that I am feeling a bit better, I can sit and write. A break was indeed good for the soul. I took time to see flowers, enjoying the cold wind and walked lots.

I remembered seeing lots of these zakka style baskets in magazines which I truly adore. When I finally made one of them, I knew I wanted a lace trimmed one which resembles one of those that I've always seen in the magazines. I think I want to try making other coloured baskets. 

English roses in a can be simple and beautiful :)


  1. Beautiful!
    I hope you'll get better soon.

  2. Preciosa la cestita , y con las flores un lindo detalle ¡¡

  3. Dearest sweet Pei Li, welcome back!! I am so happy you are back. hehe Miss having a close friend online every now and then. :) So sorry to know that you are feeling under the weather. I hope you feel better soon!!
    Okay, i am so in LOVE with your zakka basket and those roses...they are to die for. :) Such perfect match. Yes yes please make more of these. I can see my coco eyeing on your basket when i show her these photos. lol
    Have a beautiful week and a wonderful merry happy valentine's! Love to you!


  4. So lovely. It reminds me of times I've seen ladies in their gardens, cutting roses for their homes. Placing their roses in a basket for easier transport.

  5. The basket is wonderful!
    Bye Faby

  6. Your basket is gorgeous and the rose is stunning!!!!

    Hope you are feeling better.


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