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Friday flowers .....

{Image from here}

I cannot believe how quickly the week has gone. Work is progressing well on my wee shop and I am planning on doing some more painting this weekend.

I have also been busy sourcing items (new and antique)for the shop and I am hoping to open in a couple of weeks time, time permitting.

A demain,
L x

p.s. Happy birthday Dad, hope that you have a fabulous day xxxx


  1. Beautiful flowers thank you Leeann.
    Good luck with the painting and preparations for the opening of your shop.

    Happy weekend

  2. Totally gorgeous flowers.....

  3. Oh yes, I would love some of these. Happy weekend.

  4. lovely flowers... i agree... where does the time go...we need to to live and love daily... x pam

  5. Simply gorgeous! have a wonderful weekend!

  6. Opening your new shop...that sound so exciting!
    Good work with painting!
    Happy week end!

  7. A beautiful bouquet! I'm getting excited for you and the opening of your new shop, Leeann!

  8. Fabulous flowers for flowery friday...Oh, I find it so scary how quickly the week goes. I don't really want to mention the 'C' word yet, but it wont be long until it's here !!
    Happy Birthday FF's Dad. XXXX

  9. I am envious of your energy - savor your youth. Happy weekend

  10. How very exciting opening a shop, I am very envious as I have been wanting as shop of my own again for some time. Have fun with all the painting and please do share some photos of your progress.
    Have a lovely weekend. x


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