holidays / living

run for the roses

People focus a lot on the hats and ladies’ fashions at the Kentucky Derby, but I am in love with the rose garland that the winner receives! I have a soft spot in my heart for horse racing, so I always get excited for the big races. Saturday is the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby and I will be watching from a trackside television at Woodbine Racetrack here in Toronto (after taking in a day of live thoroughbred racing!).

Here are some ways you can incorporate roses into your Derby Day!

rose centrepiece

plastic red rose ring

red rose felt bout

red rose scarf

[1 – weddingbee] [2 – paperbiscuit] [3 – nevestica] [4 – scarfnemesis]

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