Who’s ready for Spring? Anyone???
When I saw this photo on Pinterest I was caught by the bright, cheerful colours. A welcome splash to the eyes
Did you see this photo, too?
Isn’t the fresh cut bouquet pretty?
I thought you might like to see a few more. And the vintage vessels they’re displayed in!
Enamel pails, pitchers and watering cans.
Love the live ferns in these pails.
Source: Martha Stewart
And the table they’re sitting on. You can always count on Martha to get it just right!
I never get tired of aged and weathered pieces…
Like this chair and watering can. Don’t they make a great pair?
To me one of the first signs of Spring are grape hyacinths.
Source: 52 Flea Blog
With their splash of deep purple-blue. They sure make a statement in this white pitcher, don’t they?
I think this casual mix of seemingly wild flowers would look great just about anywhere.
Source: My French Country Home Blog
Especially in these vintage enamel pitchers. Do you think these are wild flowers?
Roses are so beautiful, but can sometimes seem a bit on the ‘proper’ side of things.
Source: My Sweet Savannah Blog
But here in this pitcher, they feel welcoming and relaxed.
A pail full of peonies? A sidekick of mixed flowers?
Source: The Foodie Bugle
Works for me. I love peonies, and can’t resist flowers in this deep wine colour. Always takes me back to my childhood – we had a wine coloured peony bush in our yard, and it’s just one of those things that feels like home to me.
Which is probably why I was drawn to this pitcher filled with these ammyrhylis…
Source: Arren Williams
This pitcher isn’t vintage, but does that really matter when the flowers in it are so exquisite? And the string caught my eye too. You might remember it from my ‘Packaging Perfection!’ article. Great way to add a little extra flair to a display.
Do you think this pail of flowers and grasses was dug up in a clump from the garden?
I’m thinking it was, and can’t wait for Spring to come!
Vintage enamel pitchers, pails and watering cans. Great for vases… ready and waiting to be filled!
It’s about coming home… If you want a remarkable space that tells your story, contact me to see how I can help.
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