Spring Roses

We’ve been enjoying more temperate spring weather in Perth recently than in the last few years, though temperatures are expected to reach 35 deg Celcius tomorrow. My roses have enjoyed the early rain and are looking really fantastic.  Thought I’d share a few …

Spring Roses from My Garden

Love the peachy ones...

Red roses for my desk at work

On the stitching front, things have stalled a bit. Maybe it’s the stress of work, maybe the change of season… Don’t know, but not much happening here at Crossed Yarns 😦 I made a start on The Pelican’s Nest, Barrick Samplers

The Pelican's Nest, Barrick Samplers

Wishing you all a great weekend!

Happy Stitching 😉
Pokua

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Certified X-stitch addict and lover of tea, fabrics and beads. I work in the vocational education and training sector and in my spare time potter around in the garden growing roses. I'm mum to two adult children of whom I'm very proud.

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4 comments on “Spring Roses
  1. Rowyn says:

    What a beautiful array of colours. Your roses are just beautiful. You must have a lovely garden.

    My stitching mojo is a little lacking of late also. I like your new CHS start.

  2. Brigitte says:

    You’ve got some great roses in your garden. And your new project looks great, too.

  3. Joanne says:

    I love the roses, they are beautiful.

  4. Sally says:

    Hello:) I am new to your blog. Came here from Lisa V’s and so glad I did.

    Your roses are beautiful.

    Love your new CHS start. Looking forward to seeing more.

    I was just looking back and saw your beautiful Sally Spencer Sampler. What fabric did you stitch it on please? I have this chart and want to start it next year 🙂

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