Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
there’s a feeling
- 20 November 2012
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"City Sidewalks, Busy Sidewalks, Dressed in Holiday style, In the air there’s a feeling of Christmas"
Christmas Flower Trends 2012: A Contemporary Christmas inspired by Classic Christmas lyrics
Oh yes, you can feel it in the air.
Like a wisp of joy...
flapping its wings
stirring glitter, sparkle and twinkle
to add a touch of glimmer
to what is left of the year
Title from “Silver Bells", a classic Christmas song, composed by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
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