Saturday, May 31, 2014

Hyacinths to Feed Thy Soul

“If thou of fortune be bereft, 

and in thy store there be but left

two loaves, sell one, and with the

dole, buy hyacinths to feed thy soul.”

~Muslihuddin Sadi, 13th Century Persian Poet

and display them, lovingly,

within a vintage, transfer ware bowl

the daily basics

The Pink Pagoda

Hope your weekend is full of beauty, like a hyacinth.



  1. So very pretty. Thanks so much for sharing.....

  2. All the hyacinths are long bloomed out here, so it makes me smile to scroll down through your post of beautiful vessels filled with hyacinths. must remember to plant some in a transfer ware bowl next years.
    I especially love the grape hyacinths in the tea cup. '-)
    Happy June!
    PS ~ like your new profile photo. '-)

  3. Beautiful and my favorites...transfer ware and hyacinths. I'm going to put something together NOW!

  4. love those flowers. if I could grow them I'd be so happy.

  5. Beautiful photographs of gorgeous things! What a beautiful way to start my day...thank you!
    I found you through Dwellings- The Heart of Your Home, Amaze Me Monday.

  6. The combinations and colors are just exquisite Nancy. You tempt me so. Thanks a million for stopping by. Jane

  7. Nancy, The hyacinth photos make my heart race- especially the close-up of the light blue one. Gorgeous.

  8. OMG.. Your photos are spectacular. You have arranged them beautifully. Thank you for stopping by my blog to leave your very kind and thoughtful words. I do appreciate it.

    Wishing you a wonderful week,



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