Regardless of Appearances, the Future Looks Good

During this season I venture out among the shoppers to take the pulse of the collective consciousness.  I do this by looking at the colors and decorations adorning our malls and stores, and talking to sales people and shoppers.  ...more

Color Me Happy

I can divide the years of my life into colors.When I was young, before any siblings, my color was shadow gray. Dark corners and cloudy skies, hallways and bedrooms and closets with very little light. My memories are unfinished and rough around the edges, like I'm straining to see too hard inside my head. ...more

KCBW Day 4: Color Review

Today's topic for Knit and Crochet Blog Week asked us to think about our favorite colors for crafting and what colors we tend to shop for when buying yarn.  As anyone who has taken a browse through my Ravelry projects will see, my favorite color to craft with is pretty much "the rainbow."  I do a lot of multi-colored projects, generally the brighter the color the better....more

Bold Blues and Greens for your Kitchen Design

Yesterday I mentioned in my 10 design trends for 2013 post (you can find it here), bold and bright colors will be making an impact in our homes.  I specifically mentioned that the blue and green tones will be the go-to colors for this year....more
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 COLORS OF MY LIFE... ME, GRANNY GEE  I love colors......more
What a beautiful poem, Gloria, colorful and bright indeed.   :)   ~Virginiamore


In this post, I will talk about the importance of colours, in Print, Web or Digital Media, a basic understanding of what the differences are, means a fledging blogger can vastly improve the quality of a project.Ok first, a crash course between CMYK and RGB;...more

Do You Know Your Zodiac Sign Gemstones and Power Colors?

Just about everyone knows their Astrology Sun Sign based upon their date of birth. But there are also certain gemstones and colors that express each sign. (The gems listed next to the Sun Signs below may differ from the traditional “Birth Month” stone that you’re used to.) ...more

Come to the tropics with me!

How about if we have the tropics right at our fingertips? Sound good? I hope so because it appears that THE nail polish colors to be wearing the next coming months are... what else? Tropical colors! We are talking sandy yellows, ocean blues, lavender purples... every and any color that makes you want to grab your frostiest drink, stick a paper umbrella in it, pull up a lounge chair, and make you believe that THIS is the life. ...more

Accessories That Bring the Spring

When the calendar says April and sundresses are on full department store display, it doesn't matter how hot or cold it is outside -- everybody wants a little spring style in their wardrobe. And I've got five lovely looks that will work even for those of you who have a month or two before you can even consider wearing shorts. ...more

Going for the stockings this spring. They give just enough warmth to allow me to wear skirts ...more

Now Craving

 I hope everyone is having a great Saturday, the sun is shining & the grass is getting greener. It's a new day & I am in love with another handbag. This Kate Spade Paley Paisley Small Karen bag is on my wish list....more