Flora – Roses

Flora - Roses I

Loveliest of lovely things are they
On earth that soonest pass away.
The rose that lives its little hour
Is prized beyond the sculptured flower.

~ William C. Bryant

Flora - Roses II

Flora - Roses III

Flora - Roses IV

Flora - Roses V

January is drawing to a close, closing another chapter in this winter season and drawing closer to spring. February brings with it two holidays – one a celebration of love, the other a festival of flair. I inadvertently tied the two together while donning a few sets of wearable bouquets.  But sometiems wondrous things grow where you least expect them.

The Roses by December look like a real bikini of blossoms, thanks to the creator using different sized buds, varying where the red and white hues appeared, and adding sprigs of leaf in spots. To compliment the outfit, I adorned myself with the “Varda” jewelry and mask set (setting the petals to different slightly shades to continue the ‘pattern’), as well as a pair of thorns and entangled heels. Even with all this on, a lot of flesh remained exposed, so I choose a tanned, tattooed skin to connect all the pieces. The look creates a soft, mysterious ambiance, much like how love can be.

Flora - Roses B

Outfit: Roses Christmas Color Pack from .:*December*:.
Jewelry: *~*”Varda” Rose Complete Jewelry Set from *~*Illusions*~*
Face: *~*”Varda” Rose Mask from *~*Illusions*~*
Wrists: Thorns of Love Pure White from [Dark Eden]
Footwear: Wild Roses Wedding White from ~Ztique~
Hair: The Killing Moon – Brownie from .:[ Tiny Bird ]:.
Skin: Gabrielle_sunkissed_Deco Trical Skin from Damiani Fashion Design [limited gift]
Eyes: Christmas Fairy Eyes – Freebie from Poetic Colors [limited gift]
Location: Lilly’s Irish Pub

Other Posts featuring December’s Roses:
until next month 5.
Roses Christmas Color
Rose Necklace
Roses Bouquet Pink set

Other Posts featuring Varda:
Varda
Lazy Sparrow: cerise deer

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~ by Terry Toland on January 29, 2010.

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