Wednesday, March 23, 2005

Feeling silly

L and I found this site yesterday and are utterly beguiled by the sheer impracticality of hand painted wellingtons. Do go and look...they are very beautiful, and totally mad. I think I want some...no, I'm sure of it!

5 comments:

Caroline said...

Seriously fantastic! But why do we only notice these wonderful wellies as we head out of winter?

Kathryn said...

Ah, but Caroline, with those colours surely they are SUMMER wellies, designed specially for the vagueries of the British August. In fact, I've just realised that I really do have to buy a pair, specially for Greenbelt :-)

Mary said...

Well, I was going to suggest that the grapevine ones might be appropriatley liturgical, but having just read your latest post, On Being Liked, p'raps that would tactless...

Caroline said...

Point taken Kathryn. But they could become a uniform!? There again, about the best way of ensuring good weather at Greenbelt would be to take wellies along!

This year could be my first visit to Greenbelt, I shall look out for the wellies and know I've found a friend! :-)

Serena said...

Oooh Kathryn, I haven't popped over here for a week or so, and when I come over I find these wellies! We may be leaving winter (allegedly), but as I'm about to go and visit my boyf in Shropshire (and thinking ahead to greenbelt, of course!) I'm sorely tempted by pretty wellies I can't afford ...