Nearly finished -take a look

Monday, June 11, 2007

Just a few photos today from our pergola area... We have paved, planted rosemary hedges, found some old cast iron edge work to add to back corners and across the front... Made a table from an old door from my Nan's house (that has been since demolished -so very sentimental to me)....Pear trees have been planted and a lovely cast iron candelabra is hanging (no candles yet). See the before photos on May 5....



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8 comments

  1. This looks so wonderful! Once the hedges and trees grow, it will be a magical retreat. I love that you were able to use your Nan's door for the table...what a special touch. (I'm very sentimental, too)

    It has been fun visiting you and seeing all your photographs, thanks so much!
    Lidy

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  2. How lovely, I wish I had one of these. You've worked so hard, but it was well worth it.

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  3. How lovely Cathy! Can't wait to see it in real life later. Love the chairs and candelabra....you a always so clever at creating "pictures" and all while you have been so busy! Keep creating girl,
    Angela.

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  4. I'm going to wish on a star, wiggle my nose, click my heels together...anything...I so want to come & have tea with you & all your family beneath the stars & your beautiful new pergola,
    It's just lovely, I look forward to seeing it when all your plants are growing and blooming. It's going to be a very special place indeed. I'm sure your Nan would be so pleased about your table.
    It's just wonderful.

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  5. BEAUTIFUL!! It is just what I want at my house, now. I love love love the iron work you've used! The candelabra is beautiful - wish I could see it in person. It looks restful & pretty at the same time.

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  6. Cathy your garden just looks so divine and I can just imagine how lovely it will be when the plants grow, it will be just like you see in those decorator magazines.
    Hope you are getting some of this rain we are having.

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  7. Beautiful Cathy, won't it be lovely when we are blessed with some more rain to green up our Darling Downs views. As always, your pics are beautiful.

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  8. I had to stop and comment to tell you how beautiful your new pergola is! What hard work but so very nice, and the view!! I'm sure you and your family with enjoy this for a long, long time ~ xxoo, Dawn

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