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Here I would love to share with you our travels and adventures as international consultants. About living in Italy, the Veneto area near Venice; in Indonesia, central Java. Why we love the southeast of the United States and moved back from Italy. Our love for gardening, the botanical way. Sharing with you our manifold treasures from exotic places and even offering several in my Mariette's Back to Basics LLC Boutique, for others to enjoy. As well as high end silver items from Giovanni Raspini, Italy |  google.com/+MariettesBacktoBasics 
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Wednesday, March 13, 2013

{My Green Sewing Creation}

  • Saint Patrick's Festival is a big event here in Dublin, Georgia and we have all month something going on and LOTS of green is being worn! 
  • Here I like to show you some OLD pictures from 1995 where we had plenty of narcissus blooming and also our fragrant Clematis Armandii vine was in full bloom. 
  • This year; none of these! Sad for having to miss them... Only the pictures of years where they were blooming can give us joy. 
  • Below you find a post about our fragrant 1916 heirloom Thalia narcissus as well as our Clematis Armandii vine with its Fragrant Blooms... It was a dream in 2011!

  • Here I am wearing a Burda Pattern Jacket - My Sewing Creation.
  • Skirt is Michael Kors
  • Silk blouse is Michael Kors
  • Shoes are patent leather from Bruno Magli from Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th Outlet.

  • Seen are also our fragrant 1916 heirloom Thalia - latest of our Daffodils but this year NONE of them bloomed...

  • We both are glad for having these photos with our favorite flowers!

How is your crop of spring flowers doing this year?


Related links:
{Burda Pattern Jacket - My Sewing Creation} | previous post by me
{Our Clematis Armandii - Fragrant Blooms on Evergreen Vine} | previous post by me
{Our fragrant 1916 heirloom Thalia - latest of our Daffodils} | previous post by me
{Heirloom 1916 Thalia Orchid Narcissus & Ipheion Star Flower in Our Garden} | previous post by me


14 comments:

  1. You look like a beautiful flower from that garden, my friend. I love your Burda outfit, it's perfect for St. Pat's. Thanks for sharing this pics from way back. I remember my mom sewing from Burda patterns..wow, such memories you brought me! Have a happy St. Patricks, too.
    FABBY

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  2. Dearest Mariette,
    what a wonderful Outfit!
    Looks like Springtime and Warm and sun!
    Love and hugs
    Claudia

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  3. Liebe Mariette,

    es ist schön, dich zu erleben.

    Sonnige Grüße

    Elisabeth

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  4. I looove your green outfit! I haven't checked if daffodils bloomed yet, they are far from my house. But I don't think so.

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  5. Hola Mariette, preciosas flores y tu, también preciosa. Te sienta muy bien el color verde. La chaqueta.... ¡fantástica!!!!!!!! Besos.

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  6. Dearest Mariette,

    I love your jacket. It's perfect with your green shirt and skirt.

    The zeppolis are in all the bakeries, laced with Irish whisky. We had wonderful salmon smoked with whisky yesterday. Of course we have been eating corned beef.

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  7. green is one of my favorite color to wear! great job in your sewing skills!

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  8. Liebe Mariette,
    das Ensemble, das du trägst ist wunderschön und passt gut zu dem Gelb der Narzissen. Ich mag die Farbe Grün, allerdings steht sie mir nicht.
    Deine Nähkünste sind bewunderungwürdig.
    Liebe Abendgrüße schickt dir
    Irmi

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  9. Beautiful images that give a feeling that soon, spring is here. We have cold and snowing right now.

    Hugs

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  10. Dearest Mariette,
    You love on of green color just suit you beautiful.Saint Patrick's Festival is a big event is Dublin.
    You has planty of narcissus blooming Fragrant clematis Armandii vine was in full bloom.
    Burda pattem Jacket beautiful your sewing creation!!
    Hugs and love to you always!
    Michiko

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  11. Dear Mariette,

    You look fabulous in green and the perfect outfit for St Patrick's day.
    Sad that you will not be seeing any of the daffodils this year and must say how pretty your new header is with the pink magnolia.
    No spring flowers here, only leaves starting to drop off some of the trees, I noticed on my walk this morning. Autumn is coming here.

    Happy day
    hugs
    Carolyn

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  12. That's a beautiful jacket, Mariette! Perfect for St. Patrick's Day. So sorry your flowers haven't bloomed. Hopefully they will come back to bloom like in the photos!

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  13. Dearest Mariette, The flowers and the jacket are beautiful. So are you sweet lady.
    Happy St Patrick's Day to you and Pieter

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  14. What a nice spring outfit. You look lovely in green and, my I say, you have killer legs and look fantastic in shorter skirts.

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