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Autumn Roses

by greenrabbitdesigns

Alas, not real roses but some more crochet ones !!!

I have tried to use some colours to reflect the season. I really enjoy making these little corages especially making the little buttons for the centres.

Hopefully we’ll have some nice autumnal weather for the weekend with NO rain, fingers crossed. Have a lovely one whatever you get up to ! πŸ™‚

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36 comments

Emma Angel October 1, 2010 - 5:47 pm

Oooooooo, they are lovely! I love the way that you have photographed them too.
Hope you have a great weekend.
x

greenrabbitdesigns October 1, 2010 - 6:10 pm

Thank you Emma, I hope you have a great weekend too!!! πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

Annette October 1, 2010 - 6:32 pm

Beautifully done!

greenrabbitdesigns October 1, 2010 - 6:38 pm

Thanks Annette!
Have a good weekend. πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

nina - tabiboo October 1, 2010 - 7:34 pm

I’ve got my fingers crossed too.

Love your roses – very warm and autumnal.

Have a fabulous weekend,

Nina xxx

greenrabbitdesigns October 1, 2010 - 7:38 pm

Thank you Nina!
I hope your weekend is all you want it to be. πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

Karen Payne October 1, 2010 - 9:50 pm

Vivienne the corsages are beautiful are they for sale as I would love to buy one for my mother and one for myself. I am only just learning to crochet and its slow progress although I have been knitting since I was a small child.

Hope you have a lovely weekend. Karen X

greenrabbitdesigns October 1, 2010 - 11:34 pm

Thank you Karen for your lovely comment! Yes they are for sale I usually sell them through a local craft shop but if you’re interested please email me.
You have a lovely weekend too Karen. πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

melanie October 2, 2010 - 1:03 pm

How gorgeous! I love how you have displayed them, beautiful, and gorgeous yarn πŸ™‚ xxxx

greenrabbitdesigns October 2, 2010 - 1:38 pm

Aw thanks Melanie, have a great weekend! πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

julie October 2, 2010 - 5:35 pm

These are gorgeous Vivienne, such lovely subtle autumny colours. I love the way you’ve photographed them too, they contrast beautifully with the rose hips.

greenrabbitdesigns October 2, 2010 - 11:01 pm

Thank you Julie for your lovely comment!
Mind you I have a few scratches from the rosehips, they didn’t come willingly!!!
Enjoy the rest of your weekend. πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

littlecottonbluebirds October 2, 2010 - 9:26 pm

Ohmygoodness Vivienne, I love them and indeed the bit of way you photographed them. Your so good at photo’s.

Raining here this weekend again, Arg! Very cool too. Autumn is here.

Everyone is talking the big C Holiday already so I am doing an early giveaway.

4th of OCTOBER WONDERFUL GIVEAWAY AT MY BLOG EVERYONE WELCOME. VISIT AND ENTER.

Hope your weekend is sunny Viv.

Hugs, Dani

greenrabbitdesigns October 2, 2010 - 11:03 pm

Thanks Dani, will call in on Monday!
Have a great weekend. πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

Helen Philipps October 3, 2010 - 3:37 pm

I love your crochet corsages, they are beautifully made. I love the name too – autumn roses, so evocative somehow. How pretty to photograph them with rosehips.
Helen x

greenrabbitdesigns October 3, 2010 - 5:21 pm

Thank you Helen!
The rosehips weren’t terribly well behaved, I have a few scratches to show for it! However they’re looking very pretty now in a jug in my kitchen.
Enjoy the rest of your Sunday. πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

Mia October 3, 2010 - 7:54 pm

The most beautiful autumn roses I have ever seen, Viv! I wish those were from my garden.

Hope you had a great weekend!

Yours,
Mia

greenrabbitdesigns October 3, 2010 - 7:58 pm

Thank you Mia so much. I’ve had a great weekend thanks, the weather has been lovely! Hope yours has been good too! πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

corry October 4, 2010 - 8:09 am

That’s such a lovely flower basket you have there! Beautiful autumn roses and great pictures!

greenrabbitdesigns October 4, 2010 - 9:45 am

Thank you Corry! πŸ™‚
Have a great week!
Vivienne x

Simone October 4, 2010 - 8:16 am

The corsages are so pretty. I love the muted colours – very apt for the autumn! x

greenrabbitdesigns October 4, 2010 - 9:47 am

Thanks Simone.
There are some of my favourite colours there.
Have a lovely week. πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

handmaidliset October 5, 2010 - 7:34 am

Oh that looks so lovely and is a perfect fall decor!

greenrabbitdesigns October 5, 2010 - 9:55 am

Thanks Lisette!
Hope you’re feeling much better!
Have a good day. πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

Jane October 5, 2010 - 10:18 am

These roses are just beautiful Vivienne, I love the patterned centres and the gorgeous autumn colours. Great use of props too in the photos :0)

I’m glad to see that you are still getting some autumn sunshine, it’s been pretty horrid here since last Friday. So much rain but at least it’s still quite mild.

Enjoy your autumn, (“c”) is just round the corner!

Jane x

greenrabbitdesigns October 5, 2010 - 10:54 am

Thanks Jane!
As for the props, I still have scars from the rosehips!!!
It is still beautiful here, bright and sunny! It seems to rain during the night and the days are good, I’m quite happy about that!
I am enjoying the autumn as the weather has been lovely and I’m not even thinking about ‘C’!!!
Have a good day Jane. πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

val October 5, 2010 - 4:07 pm

Wow Vivienne …. where do you get your photography inspirations from? I would never have thought to do that! And just the perfect display for your gorgeous Autumn roses.
Thanks for your comments on my blog …. Bella is doing very well and sends you a BIG LICK :0)
We have been “pitching and planting” – conkers! I can’t resist picking them up in the park …. then we go for a walk more remote …. and “pitch a conker …. hope is gets planted” like to think we are planting a forest somewhere! Bella thinks I am pitching for her and runs into the undergrowth to bring it back to me! It can be a slow job this pitching and planting!
Have a lovely day!
Val xx

greenrabbitdesigns October 5, 2010 - 4:27 pm

Hi Val
Well the rosehips seemed like a good idea but believe you me they fought back!
I’ve never heard of ‘pitching and planting’ but what a really good idea.
Bless Bella, the little sweetie, fetching them back for you! πŸ™‚
Have a lovely evening!
Vivienne x

Pam October 5, 2010 - 4:34 pm

I love the ‘roses’ sitting in the crate with the rosehips – such a gorgeous image!
P x

greenrabbitdesigns October 5, 2010 - 5:54 pm

Aw thank you Pam! πŸ™‚
Hope you’re still on the mend!
Vivienne x

Pearlin J October 11, 2010 - 8:05 am

ooo they are beautiful!

greenrabbitdesigns October 11, 2010 - 10:28 am

Thanks Pearlin !!! πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

Aran October 12, 2010 - 11:53 am

I first saw one of these on Flickr. They are so lovely! πŸ™‚

greenrabbitdesigns October 12, 2010 - 12:26 pm

Thank you Aran! πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

anne October 12, 2010 - 3:35 pm

Hi Vivienne, i just love toffee apples and for some reason i love homemade sticks, colours are lovely xx

greenrabbitdesigns October 12, 2010 - 4:31 pm

Thanks for your lovely comment Anne! πŸ™‚
Vivienne x

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