Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Bold Blue

A little something about me that you might not know: I'm psychic.  And I know what you've been doing.  You have been hemming and hawing for far too long about what color to paint that room.  You know the room I'm talking about.  Want my advice?  Blue.  Bold beautiful blue.  Cobalt for drama.  Or peacock for playfulness. Your choice. 









Miranda said...

Wow. Blue is usually not my go-to color, but these are very compelling examples ... esp. #2!

Jay said...

Wow, seriousely, how did you know I had trouble choosing on one color for my bedroom...
but I'm sorry to disappoint you but due to only being allowed to use mineral paint pastel paint is the only option for me :(
Check back on my blog to see the outcome I will post in a few weeks. ;)

Tobe | Because It's Awesome said...

you are a mind-reader! my dining room is going blue....i just have yet to decide whether i want a rich sophisticated navy or a more modern and playful peacock shade....decisions decisions :)

SADBBLOG said...

I want that first photo's book shelf in my home!! love the color and size of it. and...that last photo, amazing window!


anita said...

i would LOVE to see the rest of the house from picture #2!!

Mary said...

I love that shade of blue in the first image! Great advice :)

Tereza {Drastic Plastic} said...

I love that blue book case so much.

Drop by my blog :)

Corrina said...

Blue is my colour- although I have a mudbrick home which is a kind of latte brown I have lots of white and then use blue accessories in the form of soft furnishings and china. My kitchen tiles are blue and white. We built this house nearly 20 yrs ago and I never tire of it. It doesn't really date either. xxCorrina.

Barbara said...

I don't have a speck of blue in my house, but that bistro and the dining room w/ chandelier looks wonderful swathed in it.

la marmotte said...

i'm discovering your blog, and i like it !!!!
it's a fantastic source of inspiration for our new home :-)
love the idea with the lamps

kisses from Britany
Emilie aka la marmotte