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I have been creating since I was a little girl. I am happy to say that having my own website has opened up a whole new world for me. Trying new mediums is a joy and sometimes a real eye opener. I sell what I create on etsy and my website, someplaceinthyme. If you have questions,please email me at cpeterson72@q.com. I welcome new blog friends and am honored if you find my little piece of heaven interesting enough to follow.

Friday, June 12, 2009

Happy Pink Saturday~

Happy Pink Saturday everyone, and thankyou so much Beverly from How Sweet The Sound for making this all possible. Please be sure to visit Beverly's post to see all the participants this week. What a gorgeous color and bloom. I found this beauty in my garden this morning, it is a hybiscus flower, great for the hair.
Lots and lots of pretty pink roses in this beautiful pillow I finished and listed on my website.

Crepe Myrtles are blooming right now.

A little close up, lovein the color......watermelon is the name

Last but not least, I know, I know, it's yellow, but it's gorgeous and does have some pink in the center......have a great weekend everyone!


Nancy @ La Chambre Rose said...

Lovely florals, Char. I went to your website again and it is just wonderful. I particularly like that trim on your header. Out of all my items, I still think that is my favorite color and style. Happy PS!

Lisa said...

All your flowers are just lovely and the pillow is to die for!!
Happy Pink Saturday!
Hugs, Lisa

Sares said...

Pretty flowers and your pillow is beautiful. I love the fabrics together. Happy Pink to you and have a loveleigh weekend!

Enchanted Rose Studio said...

Happy Pink Day Charlotte! Love the pretty florals.

The pillow is beautiful. I think my mother bought a beautiful handmade pink pillow from you a few months back..on ebay.

Enjoy your weekend,


NicNacManiac said...

Happy Pink Saturday!!
I love the cushion....all of the flowers are so pretty.
Thanks for sharing.
Have a fantastic weekend!!
Hugs Nerina :)

~*~Magpie's Nest said...

Lovely photos! We have to wait several months here in N VA for our Crepe Myrtles. Your hibiscus are gorgeous, the yellow one is yummy!

~*Happy Pink Saturday*~

~*~ Patty

Charlene said...

You must be someplace in the south because just like us you are showing the same flowers blooming (crepe myrtles & hibiscus) not lilacs & sweet peas! :) Happy Pink Saturday.

Lynn@ The Vintage Nest said...

Lots of gorgeous pinks here today....so pretty. Where are you? My crepe myrtles wont's be blooming for at least another month. Mine are "watermelon" too. HPS xo Lynn

Lynn@ The Vintage Nest said...

Ahhhhh....so that explains it. :) A couple of years ago when we redid the pool we had to dig up the crepe myrtles. I put them in the lake for a whole month to keep the roots wet, hoping to save them and replant. We replanted and the first year they looked awful and I was afraid we had ruined them. The second year they looked like a million bucks with huge leaves on them. This year we have little baby ones coming up everywhere. :) Have a super great weekend.

♥Mimi♥ said...

Beautiful and fun Pink Saturday blog entry! It's a little gloomy outside today (hope the sun comes out) but your blog and a little cup of tea are giving me a little sun!

Happy Pink Saturday. Sending you good wishes from the tip of Michigan for a special weekend filled with sun, surrounded by those you l♥ve.

Betzie said...

Your pillows are so gorgeous! And the flowers speak for themselves...HPS Char!!!

She'sSewPretty said...

Your pillow is gorgeous Char. I love the fabrics you used! My crepe myrtles aren't blooming yet. I have the same color as you.
Have a wonderful pink weekend!

Anonymous said...

Your Hybiscus is a knock-out!! The color is so rich.....
Beautiful post!!

Marina Capano said...

Hi! I love all pink flowers and yellow too!
Happy Pink Saturday!


Anonymous said...

your flowers are amazing. I just brought some flowers today, some herbs and two dahlias I shall plant them tomorrow. hugs Sara

Gabriela said...

Happy Pink Saturday!

Lovely flowers.

~ Gabriela ~

Elyse said...

i just love flowers and could look at photos like these all day. so pretty. the pillow is also very pretty.

happy pink saturday to you!


Claudia said...

Gorgeous pinks! That pillow is lovely! Happy Pink Saturday!

The Muse said...

your pink outdoor displays are so bright and welcoming!...
and how lovely is that pillow? nice design eye for patterns and colors!

My Crafty Little Page said...

So pretty. Our crepe myrtles are just starting to bloom, too. No, problem with the lily - I'm surprised they grow here! They have been in the yard for about 60 years and I guess they just adapt.
Have a wonderful Saturday. xoxo Nancy

kayellen said...

Oh I love hibiscus!!!
How pretty:)

Have a wonderful pink saturday!


The Artful Paper Doll said...

Hi Char!

Absolutely juicy and sumptuous colors in your blooms! So very nice to see you again. I saw your name on Beverly's list and just had to pop over and say hello.

HaPpY PiNk SaTUrdAy!

Cheers! =D
~Kitty Kellie
The Artful Paper Doll

Anonymous said...

I'm stopping by to say hello, and Happy Pink Saturday. I love your photos, how perfect for today. I love the pillow - so darling/gorgeous.

Please stop by, scroll through, leave a comment - I love company.

Beverly said...

Happy Pink Saturday, Char. Our crepe myrtles are watermelon, too.

Thank you for sharing all of your great pinks today. I love your pillow.

Susan @ A Southern Daydreamer said...

your crepe myrtles are beautiful! Happy Pink Saturday ~ I hope you have a great weekend ~ Susan

Smilingsal said...

I'm showing crepe myrtle on my post too! Happy Pink Saturday.

Claudie said...

Happy Pink Sat Char.
Just came in after the sunset...oh so beautiful tonight. I have been getting my hands dirty today. The sun is finally warming things up around here. I actually had to do a little watering.. : )
I'm from Ont. Canada if you were wondering why the sun hadn't been out!!!
Love Claudie

Pat said...

Beautiful Pink Saturday post!!

Anonymous said...

I happen to pass through blogs with their crepe myrtles growing and these flowers sure are pretty in pink.

Oh and the Hibiscus we call it gumamela here in my place.

Happy Pink Saturday!


debbie said...

Happy Belated Pink Saturday
The pillow you made is so very pretty.
I have a crype myrtle the exact color of yours only ours is not blooming in oklahoma yet or my part of oklahoma.
You are very talented

Anonymous said...

Exquisite pink hibiscus, Nancy and the cushions ! Oh My ! they are wonderful... Have a very nice week.

Susie Jefferson said...

Lovely flowers - we don't get crepe myrtle over here as far as I know. So pretty (sigh). Happy Pink Saturday!

caren@kdottiedesigns.com said...

Love your hibiscus - all the colors. Just lovely! Happy PS!

fitty's pinky rose cottage said...

Happy Pink Saturday. I am late for my pinky round. :-) I love your flowers.. so beautiful

Hope you have a great week!

Kris said...

Love the flowers you've featured. Oh' speaking of featured, I've got my post up. :)

Déjà View Designs said...

Oh my gosh! Thanks to vintagewindow for sending us your way! Absolutely gorgeous!

Bunny said...

You are so very talented Love those hand woven baskets. You are amazing. Happy PS

Anonymous said...

Beautiful flowers...and roses pillow...Happy belated pink...I'm sorry I didn't visit you back when I got back from tubing on the river.I got blistered...didn't feel good...better now. I didn't participate this week...Having busy weekends..Katherinllen