Sunday, July 24, 2011

Winner Announced and Lilies are Blooming!!!

The winner of the silver needle agate necklace is Kristi Bowman! Congratulations!!! I hope you love your beautiful new necklace!!!

My lilies are in bloom! So many colors!!! These orange lilies are from my parent’s garden which they gave me a few years ago.

My neighbor gave me tons of bulbs last summer when he was cleaning his garden.

So I planted them and waited patiently until this summer to enjoy them.

I love the variety of colors!

I also love their hardiness since I have been so busy this summer and have not spent time gardening. Hence a lot of weeds out there!!!

I made these sweet dangle earrings for my hairstylist. I gave her a fabulous pink cats eye necklace with a super large butterfly pendant for Christmas and she just requested matching earrings. I would love to make these for my shop but since the cost of silver is still out of control they would be too expensive. I like to keep my prices affordable to everyone!

New this week is this adorable set. The focal piece is of carved bone with a beautiful nature scene. Available here!

Thank you for reading! Until next week!!! ~Val

19 comments:

  1. Oh wow, I won I won!! Thank you Val!

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  2. Congratulations Kristi on your win. I love Lillies and yours are beautiful and so are both pair of earrings and the necklace.
    Therese

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  3. Flowers are so beautiful Val!

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  4. Congrats, Kristi!

    Val, these are some gorgeous lilies. I have one day lily remaining. I think they were confused with the seasons.

    Your stylist will definitely love those earrings. Your work is always beautiful!

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  5. Congrats to the winner!!!! Val, your flowers are gorgeous and so is your bling!!!!

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  6. Your lilies are beautiful (mine seem to get attacked by bugs)
    Congratulations Kristi

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  7. Congrats to the winner! Happy week Miss Val

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  8. those earrings are so sweet! you do lovely work. thank you for visiting my blog :)

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  9. Ooh - your lillies are beautiful!

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  10. Miss Val I am glad you made a comment today I caught that on the spelling compliment/complement! thanks :) It is tough out there I tell you I will not survive!

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  11. Oh wow, congratulations to Kristi!!! Such gorgeous lilies and I adore your creations!!

    XO
    Cindy

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  12. Your lilies are amazing. I love all the colors and textures. Enjoy your beautiful garden!
    Valerie
    Everyday Inspired

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  13. your day lilies are beautiful - such an amazing array of color - and what a sentimental garden.

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  14. Congrats to the winner - and the pics are gorgeous - our flowers are in a devasteting state due to the endless rain we are having here:-(

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  15. Lilies are some of my favorites :) We have orange ones growing wild in our road ditches...makes the drive so pretty :)
    Love those earrings!

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  16. Congratulations Kristi!!
    These are wonderful photographs Val, and your jewelry creations are amazing!

    Have a fantastic weekend!

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  17. I love day lilies, too, and yours are gorgeous! We moved across the country a few months ago, and I really miss my lilies that I had back home! Have a great weekend!

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  18. what a great giveaway! congrats to Kristi!!

    Also, love your photos of the lilies! Ours have already bloomed, and lost all of their pretty petals, until next year! :]

    The silver and pink earrings are gorgeous!!!!

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Thank you for stopping by! I love reading visitor comments! ~Val