Like a black bird collecting shiny objects for its nest, I have been drawn to bits of beauty.
Today, I found myself gleefully scavenging through a fabric scrap basket at the local quilting store. The day before, I gathered vintage baubles at a thrift shop and bought stacks of beautiful papers from a scrap-booking boutique. On Wednesday, I walked out of Home Depot with an obnoxious bundle of paint swatches in gorgeous hues. What I’m going to do with it all?…well I haven’t arrived at that yet but I think I’m being inspired by these lovely mood boards and color studies that I so often gaze at via my favorite blogs.
Maybe I’ll make one of my own…
Have a colorful weekend!
Images via: 1. inspiration board: donis delis, 2. Color Me Pretty, 3. inspiration board, 4. inspiration board: mady dooijes
Filed under Art, Love, Thoughts
Just discovered the beautiful world of Pia Ulin.
Gorgeous lighting – check.
Amazing textures and colors – check.
Whimsical and inspirational interiors – check.
Go look at her portfolio for the full experience. Her travel shots are fantastic!
I want this one to be my bedroom.
Hope your Wednesday is inspiring.
I think I have a crush on a set of tea cups…weird – yes, but seriously, these are to die for. So delicate, feminine and unique.
Samantha’s studio is pretty amazing too. Light filled, dreamy – the kind of magical place where sweet little teacups are born.
Her teapots, bowls and vases are also treasures to lust over.
Where to buy? Anthropologie, of course.
Now, I just have to convince my hubby that $128.00 teacups are worth it.
Images via: Samantha Robinson, Anthropologie & decor8
Filed under Art, Home, Thoughts
So…I’m completely enamored with this blog. A thing for…
These amazing color montages are a thing of beauty. Each one is so skilfully arranged and balanced. If you adore photography and love color…go visit.
Enjoy this delicious sampling…
Have a happy Monday.
Images via a thing for
Our little breakfast nook is coming together. The new table and chairs we ordered look lovely and a crystal pitcher filled with white lilacs makes me smile each time I pass by.
Still need a rug…but one thing at a time right? At least we have somewhere to sit now…
Put a fresh bouquet of flowers on your table. It is sure to brighten your day.
Now, I’m not typically a blue gal when it comes to decor. But lately… I’ve been drawn to this soft, moody color. I adore the layering of blue tones, the rich textures and added sparkle via glass, crystal & mirrors. So glamorous…
These beautiful bedrooms soothe the eyes don’t they?
Images via Flickr: 1. xJavierx 2. & 3. coco + kelley 4. Belledame73 4. Lil’ Ho