Columbia Road

I have just got back from columbia road in the east end of london, it is one of my favorite places to go on a sunday. Me and dad ventured down there about 7am, dads got a few friends that run the flower stalls down there, so its always great to head over and see a few faces. Today i bought a bunch of country cottage flowers to put in my new studio space. Its great having a mum who is a florist she makes the best flower arrangements for the house. I ate lots of cupcakes (left over from yesterday)  and drank lots of tea so far its been a lovely sunday, Mums just about to make a roast and i am in charge of the gravy…best job if you ask me.

would be lovely to know how you are spending your sunday?



  1. October 23, 2011 / 12:35 pm

    ella! you take such beautiful photos <3 i love having fresh flowers in my workspace, think i'll treat myself to some tomorrow. i've had a nice relaxing morning, i'm just working on a drawing right now – then later on tonight i have to work *cry* it can't all be good x

  2. October 23, 2011 / 12:54 pm

    I love Columbia road market! It's such a gorgeous place on a sunday. I went to a car boot sale today but didn't spy much! It's a lovely day though.

  3. October 23, 2011 / 12:55 pm

    I love Columbia road market! It's such a gorgeous place on a sunday. I went to a car boot sale today but didn't spy much! It's a lovely day though.

  4. October 23, 2011 / 1:06 pm

    I did a similar post a few months back, I love the flower market there and the fox sewing on the window ledge… Sounds like a perfect Sunday. I am sitting with my cat indoors listening to the radio. 🙂 xx

  5. October 23, 2011 / 2:37 pm

    oh my word, I love your photos in this post! Columbia Road is one of my favourite London haunts. how cool is it that your mum's a florist?! today I had to work in the morning.. but now I'm about to help make a huge slow cook beef and butternut squash stew for dinner 🙂 followed by knitting and chocolate! x

  6. October 23, 2011 / 2:58 pm

    oh these are the most beautiful photos! i absolutley love your blog. your sunday morning sounds perfect!
    today i am meeting up with a friend who i haven't seen in a long time to bake cupcakes and catch up!

  7. October 23, 2011 / 4:05 pm

    Amazing photos. They make feel like I'm there. Beautiful!!! xxxx

  8. October 23, 2011 / 4:05 pm

    This post is beyond perfect!

  9. October 23, 2011 / 4:17 pm

    so pretty. your sunday looks perfect.
    and those flowers are so lovely.

    i have been catching up with blogs and watching the oc from the very beginning.

    sundays are the ultimate best.

  10. October 23, 2011 / 4:43 pm

    I had a lovely roast dinner too and have been taking photos of the fox which is sat on my next door neighbour's shed 🙂 Lovely Sunday!

  11. October 23, 2011 / 4:49 pm

    such beautiful pictures, looks like you had a great morning! my sunday has consisted of having a roast dinner, watching csi and reading blogs – perfect! xx

  12. October 23, 2011 / 7:02 pm

    I love Columbia Road! Need to go to the flower market again, it's so beautiful that early in the morning. And the fox in the window!! <3

  13. October 23, 2011 / 7:03 pm

    Love the flower stall! Wish we had something like that near me, they look really unusual flowers 🙂 xx

  14. October 23, 2011 / 11:46 pm

    I really want to go there now after seeing those photos, but doubt that'll happen for a long time! I love the fox sitting in the window, so cute ^_^

    Sounds like a lovely way to spend your Sunday. I worked all day, saw some family who've come down to visit and went to a pub quiz!A mixed day.

    Lisamello xx

  15. November 6, 2011 / 6:51 am

    Wow! What a beautiful place! I so wish I could spend my Sunday there :).

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