Posts Tagged ‘Etsy’

I am a tiny bit in love with succulents.

It started five and a half years ago when I first moved into the Purple House . . . . I had no money, very little time, the backyard was impossibly undulating (not a flat spot anywhere) & south facing (darkest aspect in the Southern Hemisphere). So I started planting succulents in white-washed terracotta pots, sticking them here and there and my passion was fully imbedded.

More and more I have been using succulents in my craft.

As they are such tough little specimens, they lend themselves to experimentation. For example:

Vintage Book - Succulent Planter

Vintage Book – Succulent Planter


Recycled Timber - Planter Box

Recycled Timber – Planter Box

. So when I came across this sublime collection of photos on Thinx I just had to share them . . .

.Passionflower Succulents . After some investigation I stumbled across the original artist . . . Susan McLeary. She makes and sells her incredible creations on her Etsy shop: Passionflower To Wear.

Isn’t she talented?

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I do love procrastinating researching on the Internet.
There’s so much to find and see.

This week I have just GOT to show you what I have found.
Uber cute Cake Toppers.

Which one would you choose to have on your cake?

Cake Toppers


1. BetterOffWed
2. LuLuAmour
3. SilhouetteWeddings
4. TheGlitteredBarn


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