Since next Monday is Memorial Day here in the U.S., I picked red, white and blue for this week’s Color Palette of the Week (CPAW). This palette works great with crisp, bright colors for a classic look, more earthy colors for a country/primitive look, or a combination of both. While … Continue reading
Yesterday a single poppy bloomed. It looks a little lonely all by itself, but I expect more blooms will pop today. Nature produces some very beautiful color palettes. This week’s color palette of the week (CPAW) is courtesy of the lovely poppy. Another busy week…hubby is off later this week … Continue reading
Hope everyone had a fabulous Mother’s Day! I had a lovely day spent with my mom, my kids, grandson and aunt. Ok, spouses were there too, but yesterday was all about the moms. :o) This week’s color palette a week (CPAW) is citrus inspired. I have been slacking when it … Continue reading
It’s officially spring and the recent warm weather has definitely felt like spring. We even woke up to a thunderstorm yesterday. Here’s this week’s springy color palette a week (CPAW). The inspiration for this week’s color palette came from this beautiful Liz Claiborne handbag. Love it!
Nautical looks for spring never go out of style. I love the crisp clean look of blue and white. Don’t you? This week’s color palette a week (cpaw).
It’s yet another dark, dreary, snowy, slushy day in Iowa. Sounds like a good day for some spring cleaning. Not sure about the spring part, but some cleaning up definitely is in order. The problem is, I can’t seem to get started. Mainly because what I would really like to … Continue reading
Well, we have a winter advisory starting today followed by a winter storm watch through Wednesday noon. While this winter hasn’t been near as bad as last year here in central Iowa, I’m still ready for spring to hurry up and get here. This week’s color palette was inspired by … Continue reading
You know it’s Monday when…. Yes, it’s already been one of those mornings. I’ve been having some computer issues. Besides running slow, some mornings I would have sworn that I turned it on when I got up, only to come back later and it’s not on. Well, this morning it … Continue reading
My word for today is breathe….. When one gets busy or stressed it’s easy to forget to take a moment to just breathe. I know the whole copying issue has been talked to death, but this isn’t about copying a specific design. Sometimes the copying comes in a more subtle … Continue reading