Friday, May 10, 2013

silver and gold



Plants from the backyard. Tagetes (French marigolds) and Geranium robertianum (Herb Robert).



Silver and gold silk threads. Plant alchemy.

11 comments:

  1. absolutely lovely!

    xo

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  2. French Marigolds are so pretty.

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  3. It is like alchemy, isn't it :)

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  4. So lovely.
    I adore my silver colours - must make some gold!

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  5. I love the way you call these flowers in English, 'French marigold'. In Spanish we call it 'Turkish carnation' or 'Chinese carnation'. I used to have them in my balcony years ago, but not anymore since I lost the seeds.
    Love the colours as well.

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  6. Shimmer and Shine. Love.

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  7. Th silver and gold are such gentle matt shades.

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  8. ah herb robert ! so beautiful yet so stinking ahah
    your results are heavenly and your embroidery even more.
    xo

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  9. Thanks everyone. I'm really enjoying stitching with them.

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