A sharing of my heart and my home from a Christian perspective

...with a wee bit of whimsy added.

"A joyful heart is good medicine." ~ Proverbs 17:22

Friday, 22 June 2012

Roses and China for Pink Saturday

Happy Summer bloggy friends and welcome to Pink Saturday~
I hope you are all enjoying this first official week of the new season! Are you ready for some pink?

It's no secret that I love flowers; especially roses! These are the very first blooms from my bushes.

Aren't they pretty?

Roses under lace with a bit of Bridal Wreath tucked in here and there....Can you smell them? They have the most luscious, heavenly scent!

I love every fluffy, frilly petal and I look forward to having them outside my window as well as in bowls and vases around my home for the Summer months. Ah, Summer, you gotta love it!

I also have a couple of pretty teacups which I found while out thrifting. I featured both of these teacups at my Summer Tea Party this past week which you can see in my previous post....

This cup is called Summer made by Royal Albert. Isn't the English cottage simply charming?

And this is a vintage Bavaria-Schumann cup sitting on some pretty plates. The teacup is called Bridal Rose.

Thank you for stopping by for a visit and I hope you will visit Beverly at How Sweet the Sound for lots more swoon-worthy pink. Have a delightful weekend everyone!

Sharing from my heart~ Sandi


Terra said...

Oh oh, I fell in love with these pink blooms. Happy June to you.

Joy@aVintageGreen said...

I am always so happy when the roses bloom, the peonies... any flowers really. Lovely post.

Leann said...

Hi Sandi

They look lovely - I love the vintage blooms and the tea cups are gorgeous too!

Enjoy your weekend!

Gabriela Delworth said...


These roses are beautiful! What kind are they?


Francie...The Scented Cottage Studio said...

oh those are gorgeous roses ... and i looove your teacups too.

Bobbie said...

oh I love that cottage cup!!!
Did you know that Saturday June
23rd is National Pink Day?
I immediately thought of you!

Rose Brier Studio said...

Your roses are lovely Sandi. I too love roses and china, such a pretty combination. thanks for visiting!

Vicki said...

Hi, Sandi, sweet friend,
Beautiful pink roses and gorgeous tea cups~two of my very favorite things!! Thank you for sharing your pretties with us today! Sending loads of love to you~Vicki

Pamela M. Steiner said...

Hmmm, "National Pink Day", really? Sandi, the Roses are absolutely gorgeous...I love old fashioned roses. The fragrance is always so much sweeter. We have just recently moved and I am still working on adding flowers to my garden...down here in Florida the flora and fauna is different than in PEI, I am certain. Some things just don't grow here, like Peonies and Lilacs and Lavender. But we learn to adapt and enjoy what God provides...there is beauty everywhere if we just open our eyes and look for it! Thank you for this refreshing moment of pausing to smell the roses today!

LV said...

I enjoy seeing roses anywhere you find them. We are due our first 100 degree day Sunday so the roses will be no longer around here.

Robyn said...

so envious of those beautiful blooms! I bet the frangrance they are emitting is heavenly! Thanks for sharing and hope you have a fun Pink Saturday!

Ivy and Elephants said...

Your garden must be amazing! Such pretty blooms and gorgeous china to match. What could be better!

Judith Schultz said...

beautiful cups and saucers and beautiful roses :))

sissie said...

Hi Sandi,
I always enjoy reading your blog and looking at your lovely photos. Your roses are so pretty. Sure wish the deer hadn't munched mine down to the ground! LOL!

Thanks for always bringing a smile to my face.


Michele @ The Nest at Finch Rest said...

SO beautiful, Sandi!!

Have a blessed weekend!

~Shabby~Prim~Delights~ said...

Thankyou for sharing your roses...mine have been cut back for the winter so no flowers yet.

maggiebrown said...

Just dropping by from Pink Saturday and love your pink roses and your tea cups. Just gorgeous!

Pamela Gordon said...

Hi Sandi, your roses are really gorgeous and I bet they smell wonderful! Happy Pink Saturday to you. Enjoy the weekend. (we're getting some much needed rain here this evening). Hugs, Pamela

Pink Roses and Teacups said...

Hi Sandi!

Your flowers are so pretty, and the china is gorgeous! I have a few pieces of that bridal rose pattern, just beautiful. Have a great weekend!


Susan said...

Oh, I love your roses, Sandi. The rose-covered cup looks great with the real , live roses, too. Sooooo pretty. Susan

Annesphamily said...

Roses and tea cups, two of my favorite things! Hugs and blessings to you today ad always. I always smile when I stop by. HPS Anne

All Ways Designing said...

Bridal Rose and Summer are 2 of my very Favorite Teacups and Saucer sets!! And, your roses....I can practically smell them. Happy PINK Saturday.

Jan ♥

Michelle said...

Absolutely beautiful roses and the teacups, wow love them.

Betty Stapleton said...

Hi Sandi
Love your roses, they are so pretty and again so are the cups and saucers. So pretty.
Finally found the Romantic Homes magazine, congratulations again.

Tracey Steele said...

This time of year is indeed wonderful when the roses are blooming.
The Bridal Rose tea set is very pretty, such a delicate pattern.

Fun With This and That said...

Very pretty
your peonies are so pink
Have a happy PS

The Shop Around the Corner said...

Oh my goodness, their color is amazing. Love them in the cup. And from your own garden too. Love, love, love.

Happy PINKS, Pinkie!
Much love,

Nicole@Show Off Friday said...

Your roses are so gorgeous! I would be honored if you would come and show them off on my blog hop. I hope you don't mind if I pinned them and you lovely china set!

chubskulit said...

Absolutely gorgeous! Happy pink Saturday.

Come and see my PINK entry, when you get a chance, thanks!

Jennelise said...

Beautiful roses - I love them sitting in the chintz mug! Happy Pink Saturday!

Leah H. said...

Lovely Pink flowers and the vase:)

Visiting for Pink Saturday- hope you can stop by..


Natasha in Oz said...

They are so pretty! That shade of pink is so gorgeous.

I hope your weekend has been wonderful and best wishes for a lovely week ahead!
Natasha in Oz

Austine Etcheverry said...

I have never had a desire to have teapot like that until I saw yours. They are amazing thank you for sharing.

Judy Walter said...

Hi Sandi from a fellow Canadian way out on the Alberta prairie. I found your blog on Lines from Linderhof and visit your site now and again. We have a lot in commom including our faith ... beauty, flowers and tea cups. The last time I visited your site I had just posted my Lemon-glazed Blueberry cupcake recipe and in the background is an exquisite tea cup I bought at a thrift store. It has a tiny chip on the bottom of the saucer but that doesn't bother me. Anne of GG was my close friend through her books when I was young. I still hope to visit PEI with my girls and grandgirls someday. Blessings, Judy

Tammy's in Love said...

Dear flower girl,
I think you would love a vacation to Victoria, where you could saunter through the Bouchardt Gardens for hours...I did!


Mary Ellen said...

The rose blooms are so pretty Sandi and I love your dishes! Pink- such a happy color!

Marianne C. said...

Good day, Sandi! The roses are exquisite...they are so frilly they almost look like peonies. Oh, and what is a rose without its fragrance...I'm so happy you are able to experience such lovliness.

Your new little tea cups are delightful. I like their footing very much. Each distinctly pretty.

Blessings for a wonderful day,

Annmarie Pipa said...

lovely! flowers make every space happier!

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