Cheer up your kitchen with a color moment

Rejuvenate your kitchen paint it you will like it!

Images via Architectural DigestYour kitchen has the Benjamin Moore blues and is totally happy.

Image via Architectural Digest/photo Derry MoorePainting your kitchen black over Chinese blue can be quite dramatic.

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Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan created this modernist kitchen, chairs fabric by Lee Jofa, the kitchen island mural is by by John-Paul Philippé, we should be so lucky to have a mural by this great artist.

 

John-Paul Philippé

If you want to know more about JP Philippé go to http://johnpaulphilippe.com/about/index.html

Image via Architectural Digest/photo Douglas Friedman

Traditional and industrial go well together in this black kitchen with a unusual gold unlacquered brass island and white subway tiles from Home Depot.

Image via Architectural Digest/photo Richard PowersA white and blue kitchen in Greece, the use of a light Mediterranean  blue and a darker blue with white marble countertops is really stunning.

The color white could be warm and peaceful

A white Parisian Home 

Via http://trendland.com/trendhome-parisian-duplex-loft/

The color white looks great with textured white wash brick walls ..this mostly  white loft belongs to Interior Designer Roxo Beis, it is quite minimalistic,  but it also feels very warm and comfortable…

The mixture of brick, wood, a touch of black and total white looks terrific…an industrial style with lots of personality…

This loft has great bones, the stone wall and the white wooden  beams are perfect for the color white…Yes you can paint your wooden beams white..there is nothing sacrilegious about it, it brightens up a room….

Seeing la vie en Rose in your home

With these constant snow storms and this room with a view, I really want to see la Vie en Rose

Snow for sale, snow for sale.

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Some of my favorite pink decorated rooms, I know pink is not for everyone, but in a day like today, we all want to see la Vie en Rose, don’t you my lovelies.

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Very softly pink.

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Gentle rose with Urban Outfitters duvet cover.

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Nostalgic for these beautiful Rose-Quartz 2016 color of the year silk drapes.

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30 shades of pink.

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Add a touch of spring to your pink banquette.

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From Rose-Quartz to raspberry pink Annette sofa from Urban Outfitters.

I am so Razzle Dazzle by Benjamin Moore, a very hot pink can make you sing on a stormy day.

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A Shock me pink wall can transform your stormy mood into a happy mood.

May la Vie en Rose be with you in stormy days my lovelies.

Bringing your outdoor indoor with color of the year

”Being in touch with nature is Pantone’s color of 2017”

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Greenery certainly brings nature into your home.

Glorious green leafy proposition, matching fabric and wallpaper from fabricsandpapers.com

A slash of green on a white background is absolutely refreshing.

Oh a green Ikat fabric can make your sunroom dance with joy.

White trees on a green background, a wallpaper that can turn your nature around.

Love these 2 Louis the 16th chairs with mix and match fabrics, it makes them look a few centuries younger.

Introduce pink and orange flowers in your greenery, it will make you happy.

All fabric and wallpaper from fabricsandpapers.com

Have a beautiful spring day in the middle of winter my lovelies

A touch of gold in your home

Anything goes with Gold, even Ikea likes it.

Via Dream Green DIY

Two Ikea desks side by side with spray painted gold legs brings a very chic look to your office.

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Give a glimpse of gold to your lamp, she will brighten up and thank you for it.

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The golden look of an Ikea coffee table.

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This black Ikea office chair is looking quite sophisticated with its spray painted golden legs.

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The black Ikea Vittsjö shelf

The Ikea Vittsjö shelf was magically  transformed into a very Newyorkish golden shelf.

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You can change your dressers handles and turn them into gold.

Anyone that can turn anything into gold is called an alchemist, but King Midas also had the golden touch and so do you my lovelies.

Bring colour and music in your life

It is said that colour has soul, Isaac Newton thought that colour can be musical. There is seven colours in a rainbow and there is seven notes in a scale.

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Robin egg blue is soft and gentle.

If you want to know a little more about the correlation between colour and music, you can go to http://www.gootar.com/theory.htm I am afraid it will get to scientific for me, my attention span is like a hummingbird today, but it is an interesting theory.

Today we will explore some of the blues.

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You can use a touch of neutral and nature with your soft blues.

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Gentle blue as a canvas match with vibrant colours can bring music in your bedroom.

Via Elle Decor/Photo Simon Upton

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Don’t be scared, mix your blues. The door is painted with Benjamin Moore Sylvan mist and the fabric on the wall is similar to a Palace blue by Benjamin Moore.

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Many shades of blue don’t have to be 50.

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The Ralph Lauren white and blue bedding is crisp and refreshing, you can go with white walls and you won’t have to sing I got the blues, but you can if you want to.

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A perfect gentle blue traditional contemporary dining room.

Via Elle Decor/Photo Trevor Tondro

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Enjoy your totally blue kitchen.

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The very turquoise pantry is so yummy, it reminds me of chocolate covered turquoise candy.

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Stay tuned next week we will discus other colours, but remember my lovelies,  anything goes, if you like it is your colour, possess it.

The great musical Cole Porter can help you choose your colour, why not.

Happy Pumpkins and squashes colours in your home

Mixing your pumpkins and squashes colours can warm up your home and your heart

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Photo David Duncan Livingston

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Dare to go pumpkin on your kitchen cabinets

Photo Thomas Loof

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A tropical pumpkin bedroom.

Photo Victoria Pearson

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A little pumpkin a little squash can go a long way and bring warmth in your home.

Via House Beautiful/Photo Karyn R. Miller

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Enjoying a yummy squash banquette in your dining room.

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A few shades of squash in your living room.

Photo John Gould Bessler

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Dine surrounded with soft squash colours.

Photo Roger Davies

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Touches of pumpkin can perk up your space.

Today’s idea, playing with your blues

I am a lover of white and blues, so I was very pleased to find out that the HomeSense 2016 spring collection has a lot to offer in the white and blues.

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Somehow, a touch of green looks great in this white and blue bedroom.

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Adding a bit of nature with this Ficus tree is a warmer upper in this white and blue corner.

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A printed blue and white rug, pillow shams and cushions are small details that completes your white and blue room.

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A special touch with a Moroccan style candle.

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White and blue love anything natural, this natural wooden base lamp is ideal.

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A natural wicker tray can be used as a decorative object on the wall or simply as a tray.

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A white and blue throw is so comfy, I use mine to watch TV at night, remembrance from nights past.

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The white and blue Ikat pattern chair.

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A Kilim like pouf ivory and blue.

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Blue ceramic

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There is blue and there is turquoise blue and they amazingly look charming together.

La vie en rose and blue=Pantone 2016

Pantone the Emperor of color trend has divulged their colours 2016

Rose Quartz and Serenity blue

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Via Pantone

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Via Pinterest and Gosto-Disto.com

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Adorable mixture of pink and blue in your living room.

Via Architectural Digest

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How to decorate with Serenity blue.

Via Elle Decor

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A girlie bedroom in Rose Quartz.

Via Architectural Digest

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A tranquil manly bedroom in Serenity blue.

Via Pantone

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Via In Style

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These roses and blues are the most feminine colours in the world of fashion. I love blue and pink suede shoes, I am sure Elvis would have loved them too.

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Christina Aguilera is always pretty in pink. 

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A Rose quartz Kitchen aid mixer, who can ask for anything more.

Enjoy your Pantone 2016

I got the pretty blues

Summer is almost here and I can feel the blue of the sea,  just thought you might enjoy a few of my favorite blue decor.

Via Architectural Digest

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Accessorizing with blue.

Via http://blog.mcgrath2.com/2014/11/a-blue-and-white-living-room/

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A Stunning blue and white living room decorated by Suzanne and Lauren McGrath.

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Suzanne and Lauren McGrath

Via http://www.centsationalgirl.com/and Better Home and Garden

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White and blue in a small living area.

Better Home and Garden

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A softer blue with a creamy white.  One of my favorite white is Cloud white CC40 by Benjamin Moore.

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Sometimes just a touch of blue like this white and blue rug can really bring a nautical look to a room, when we say nautical we always see blue and white, which is quite calming and of course  better than seeing red.

Better Home and Garden

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Blue and white striped chairs can make a room look so much like summer.