monday inspiration – sweet

Hope you all had a Merry Christmas! I have been enjoying family time and a little break from work, but time to get back at it. I have lots of plans for 2012. Sweet spring colors make up this week’s color palette a week (CPAW). Margarita, Sweet Lilac and Cockatoo … Continue reading

monday inspiration – vibrant

Vibrant colors for this week’s color palette a week (CPAW). It’s hard to believe that there is only one more Monday left in 2011. I’m off to try and finish up my Christmas shopping today. I’m so behind and feeling the stress. Must remember to breathe…..

monday inspiration – warm and toasty

Warm and toasty colors for this week’s color palette a week (CPAW). Rich coffee liqueur, warm nougat and toasty emberglow make up this week’s palette. I’m still working on the Spring 2012 color recipe ebook. It is taking longer than I anticipated, but hope that it will be worth the … Continue reading

guilty pleasure

I’m not a big fan of reality tv shows, but have to admit that Project Accessory has become my guilty pleasure. You can watch the episodes online here. (Yes, I’m being an enabler.) Each week designers, with varied backgrounds (hats, handbags, jewelry, shoes, etc.) have a different design challenge. The … Continue reading

monday inspiration – Christmas

Christmas colors (reds, gold and green) are the inspiration for this week’s color palette a week (CPAW). I’m hoping to get the house decorated for Christmas sometime this week….as soon as I talk hubby into getting the boxes down from the attic. 😉 While we are on the subject of … Continue reading

proud to be an angel and other things

The Etsy Angels team raised over $500 for breast cancer awareness organizations during the month of the October. Please take a moment to read the blog post about the money raised and where it went. I am very proud to be part of the Etsy Angels team. Each year the … Continue reading

monday inspiration – soft and fuzzy

Soft and fuzzy like a favorite pair of slippers. That’s what this week’s color palette a week (CPAW), has me feeling this morning. A thick coat of frost this morning has me feeling the need for warm snuggly things. 🙂 Burlwood, Red Mahogany and Nougat

monday inspiration – teal and rust

Teal and rust are the colors for this week’s color palette a week (CPAW). A lovely fall color palette. It looks like Fall here (yard full of leaves), but it sure doesn’t feel like fall with temps in the 80s all last week. I’m looking forward to a slightly cooler … Continue reading