Saturday, March 23, 2013

Spring bouquets

Last Saturday I hosted our Red Hat Group Spring Event.  Each hostess usually offers a gift or two for the ladies and I went out searching Hobby Lobby and found some lovely spring flowers wrapped in paper and tied with a bow. I felt they were a little pricey and decided to make my own.

I always have silk flowers on hand and a large brown roll of paper for crafting.  I used some of my brown string for the bow. 
We had such a fun day, started with lunch at a local restaurant and then saw "Life Could Be a Dream" at the American Heartland Theatre here in Kansas City.
Lots of music from the 1950's and 60's.  Remember the songs "Duke of Earl", "Rama Lama Ding Dong",  just a  couple of the ones we were enjoying.
for Pink Saturday
Also linking withSeasonal Sundays



~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

Oh, those songs are very familiar to me, too! I still love to listen to an oldies station that plays some of the good songs from the '50s and '60s. What pretty flowers and a nice day! Hugs!

The French Hutch said...

Your flowers arrangements look lovely, nicely done.
I love all those old songs, I listen to the oldies stations a lot!
Enjoy your evening.

The French Hutch

Theresa said...

Beautiful flowers along with some rocking music... PERFECT:) Have a blessed weekend, HUGS!

The Tablescaper said...

Your flowers are adorable.

Great to have you at Seasonal Sundays.

- The Tablescaper

Annesphamily said...

I love those songs! What a fun day you had and terrific flowers you shared with your group!

Diane said...

Definitely remember those songs! It sounds like a fun, fun day and I am sure that the other ladies enjoyed their gifts!

Lynn said...

Your flower arrangements are very pretty and such a thoughtful gift.
Thanks for visiting my site the other day.
Best wishes,

Sue said...

I would have loved a bouquet of spring flowers as a gift! You were smart to create your own bundles, Ann. Thanks for visiting from Alma's party. :-) Sue

Sherry said...

Pretty flowers! Thanks for coming by!

Alycia Nichols said...

Hi there! I saw all the wheat in your blog header, and I immediately thought of Kansas! I live just across the border in Lee's Summit, MO, born & raised in Kansas City, MO! Nice to see another Midwestern blogger!

Glad you enjoyed the performance at the American Heartland. It's such a great little theater, and they bring in such fun stuff. Such a nice hostess gift you created, too. It's great that you were able to do it yourself and personalize it as such.

So nice to "meet" you! Have a great week! (visiting from Seasonal Sundays)

Cottage and Broome said...

Your flowers are so pretty, a lovely gift. Thanks for stopping by, Laura

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jeanne, backyard neighbor said...

Hi Ann, What a fun day for the girls. I love your posies wrapped in paper with string. A clever idea.
xo, Jeanne

Jeanie said...

Thanks so much for stopping by The Marmelade Gypsy, Ann. Your beautiful flowers make my heart sing! (And oldies rock!)

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