27 September 2011

Chrysanthemums for the Autumn.

It is soon the end of September and autumn is on the door step.
Colourful and gorgeous flowers are still available to buy from the Farmers Market.
In the photographs are a mixture of light purple Asters and two kinds of Chrysanthemums. I love the small lime green pompom chrysanthemums that contrasts beautifully with other colours.

I put the flowers in one of my favorite vases, the classic Alvar Alto vase Savoy. The vase has an interesting history that you can read about here and here.

Autumn is also the time for change.
I have finally managed to enlarge my photographs on my blog after wanting to do it for a long time. I was determined to do it myself. Going into your HTML and changing things is quite scary - but I did it!
So what do you think?

Have a gorgeous autumn day.



letrecivette said...

Nice pics!!!
Ciao Monica

Madelief said...

Beautiful flowers!

Madelief x

StarletStarlet said...

YAY, excellent job on enlarging your photos. Your beautiful photography definitely deserve a larger spotlight on the blog.

I didn't know chrysanthemum comes in different color (shame, this is why I called myself an accidental gardener!)

Do you think all colors can be brewed into teas? Chrysanthemum tea is one of my fave!

And I think I might have to add the plants onto my garden after getting inspired by how beautiful you put them together!

Kari said...

Å, for et vakkert syn :)

Sanne said...

Dear Ingrid,

the whole beauty of autumn is in your flowers , love your " ne " pics !!!!

Have a great week,
best wishes,

Anna Vattenkanna said...

Jättebra att du vågade ratta så att bilderna blir större. Jag tycker att de är så fina och blir så mycket "bättre" i större format.

Kram Anna Vattenkanna

flowersandhome said...

Wow! Love the colours! Love autumn. Have a wonderful autumn you too!

The Garden Ms. S said...

I think those lime green pom poms are adorable. Lovely bouquet!

A happy autumn day to you. :)

martinealison said...

Un bien joli pot pour recevoir un bouquet très digne pour accueillir Dame Automne...
Merci pour toute l'attention que vous apportez en nous offrant de si belles photos.
Gros bisous.


This was just beautiful! :)

Georgianna said...

I LOVE this color combination, Ingrid. The chartreuse adds the perfect contrast and pop. I've gotten some mums, now to spice them up like this!

Hope you are having a great week.

– g

bicocacolors said...

Thank you for brighten my day with these photos!

NinaH said...

Underbara blommor, vackra bilder!
Förstoringen gör dem än mer rättvisa!

jacqueline said...

Dearest sweet ingrid, your chrysanthemuns are really beautiful and i am loving your display so much! I always love buying chrysanthemuns for my studio because they are inexpensive and they last longer. :)
Thank you so much for your kind words and love for my new journal and also your get well wishes. Have a lovely merry happy day and love to you!

Frances said...

Ingrid, I do like your photos in whatever size you elect to show them to us.

Chrysanths and autumn make such a beautiful combo, and there are so many variations to this theme.


Angel.Pearls said...

Underbar komposition!
Önskar dig en fin helg!

Ingmarie We said...

Very fine Fall-bouquet! The colours are lov ely.

delizieingiardino said...

This mixture of blue-green-purple flowers is magic...


I Love your BLOG!

Thank you for the amazing photos!

I'm your new follower!

Greatings from switzerland
Jacqueline ♡


Marge said...


lisa said...

These are such wonderful images Ingrid, and congratulations on tackling HTML.
It is so scary to me!

♥●• İzdiher •●♥ said...

All pictures are awesome .Love them

Follow each other .

Lella Loves... said...

What a pretty blog :) Your photographs are lovely and I too am obsessed about flowers, old tins and books. It is nice to meet you and share our passions in the blogsphere. Lella xx

Raindrops and Daisies said...

Beautiful beautiful flowers

Your vase is lovely too!

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