Monday, May 21, 2012

Mellow Yellow Monday #174 - Yellow and Purple Beauty - May 21, 2012

I have always loved the combination of yellow and purple - my favorite floral bouquets
are yellow roses and purple irises and, though, I have hinted VERY often, they don't
seem to come my way on a frequent basis.  I guess, partly because, folks also know
that I enjoy a bottle of good wine.  Now, the ultimate gift to me would be a nice wine
AND a bouquet of yellow roses and purple irises.

My lovely daughter-in-law had arranged this simple, but beautiful, bouquet in her home
when I visited last weekend for Mother's Day.  I delighted in it the whole three days I
was there.

I am participating in one of my favorite memes, 
add your bit of yellow and join in the fun!


  1. That yellow flower truly sparkles amidst her blue company, gorgeous!

  2. P.S.: Is the yellow beauty a sunflower?

  3. Isn't it a lovely little arrangement, just goes to show you don't need an opulent grouping to look lovely.

  4. I don't know what the yellow flower is but I don't think it's a was so small.

  5. Anonymous12:56 PM

    Actually Carmen, Alex made that one! Who knew your son could arrange flowers!

    1. That boy of mine surprises me all the time.

  6. oh, these are gorgeous flowers Carmen, and the arrangement is so beautiful and special.

  7. daughter-in-law just informed me that my son, Alex, made that little floral arrangement. I didn't know he was so talented. I told her I guess he was bored from studying all that organic chemistry and physics.

  8. Anonymous12:53 AM

    That is a beautiful arrangement, and the flowers are simply gorgeous.

  9. I love the yellow as well.

    It looks like a crown for me.

  10. So beautiful! Wow such talent in floral arrangement.

    Visiting late from MYM, here's my Yellow Roses, come and see.

  11. Nice combination of Flowers...

  12. Gorgeous colors! I had forgotten about mellow yellow somehow! I need to come back.

  13. One of the best website i ever seen Thank you for your article Please visit our website there is verry nice and religious content bhakti Bhajan
    Ganga Bhakti