Sunday, April 27, 2008


You'd think the first place for flowers in the house would be the dining table, or maybe the entry room, but I love flowers in the bathroom.
Especially when they were given to you from a friend who bought them from a kid in support of Amigos de las Americas. (thanks, Cyndi!)
I found this vase designed especially for tulips at Judi Tavill's etsy shop:
I love the way SimplyModern paints the sides of these wooden pendants and signs the back (artfordailylife!):ArguingTheMobius makes these origami tulips in Cork, Ireland. She has an awesome photo of her henna tattoo on her blog.
I have been fascinated with all the Gocco goings-on lately. Here is a tulip print from SarahParrott's etsy shop:


  1. thanks so much for including my tulips in your post; what lovely finds you've included me with!
    your tile work is gorgeous!! I also really enjoyed looking at the pictures of your house; that is amazing and so inspiring to know that you've done it yourselves!! i would love to be able to do that someday!
    Laura ( )

  2. Thanks for looking, Laura.
    I love the quote on your latest blog post:
    “As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate our lives.” - Henry David Thoreau

    And I keep trying to find an explanation of your name...arguing the mobius...surely there is a story there?

  3. Thanks so much for showing my piece!
    Your blog rocks!!!!

  4. Those tulips against the tile are just stunning! Beautiful photograph.

  5. The origami tulips are amazing! I also loved the tulip vase - such a pretty shape. And the pendant! Beautiful.....

  6. thank you so much for including my tulips! beautiful post :)

  7. Love all your pick....especially the origami tulips!!!! Oh and can we please talk about the sweet tile in your sweet!

  8. What a lovely post, so many unique items and just perfect for this time of year, when we can appreciate the tulips outside for such a short period of time. I love a bouquet of white and dark purple tulips best, so much more dramatic than pastels.

  9. And PS - thanks for the listing in your blogroll! I'm honored...

  10. What an absolutely lovely, inspiring post.

  11. I also like to put some flowers in the bathroom :)
    And the tulips are so beautiful..


  12. Oh, I love tulips of all types and sizes. These are wonderful finds, but those origami tulips are really delightful.

  13. Thanks to all of you who took the time to comment on my blog!
    I'd say the origami tulips were a big hit.
    And, Mrs French, talking about tile is my very favorite subject...sly smile...
    I have had fun trotting out to everyone's blogs and looking around.


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