A Break to Stop and Smell the Roses

Just a quick note to let you know I’ll be taking a bit of a break this week, so the Etsy shop and website will be closed for a bit.

The photo above was taken in our garden this last week, where I’m attempting to learn to properly care for the roses.

I may be checking in on the blog with some more fun vintage-y posts or inspiration during the week.  But if not, have a lovely week, everyone!

6 Comments on A Break to Stop and Smell the Roses

  1. Stephanie
    April 21, 2012 at 8:21 pm (5 years ago)

    Enjoy your blog vacation! :)

    • Lauren
      April 25, 2012 at 12:44 pm (5 years ago)

      Thanks! :)

  2. Katrina - Edelweiss Patterns
    April 21, 2012 at 9:29 pm (5 years ago)

    A well-deserved rest! Hope you can take a break from sewing and all that, unlike myself who feels the urge to constantly be sewing or pattern designing ever on my days “off”!

    • Lauren
      April 25, 2012 at 12:42 pm (5 years ago)

      Thanks! Hehe- I do admit that part of what I looked forward was a little time to sew some big projects “just ’cause”. I guess once it’s in our blood, it’s hard to stop!

  3. Casey
    April 23, 2012 at 10:38 am (5 years ago)

    Gorgeous rose! :) I am rather rubbish at gardening of any sort, although I’m trying to grow a few herbs in containers out back, and am thinking I might get some pansies for the front garden.

    Enjoy your well-deserved break! :)

    • Lauren
      April 25, 2012 at 12:44 pm (5 years ago)

      I’m used to think I was really bad at it, too- but then I realized that it was just because of my absent-mindedness! I’d get a wild hair to plant flowers or bulbs, then forget entirely about them. This has been different, because it gives me an “excuse” to take a bit of time outside every day :)

      Thanks, Casey!

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