Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Pink flowers on pale blue



I'm currently working on a project steeped in pale blues. While recently combing through my books for inspiration photos, I realized the rooms that really jump out at me always had a spot of pink, usually in the form of a bouquet of flowers. Put you finger over the flowers in these rooms and you'll see the happiness just drains from the picture.


I have always loved this combination of soft blue and pale pink. Especially, as I'm trying to convince my client, when it's sprinkled with bits of gold! 


images: Decor, Decor, Alexandra Rae Interiors, Southern Accents, my garden, Anne Coyle

3 comments:

  1. yes, I love it too! that's the French blue right? and a dose of pink makes it look like pure happiness!

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  2. I too, am a lover of blue with hints of pink and gold. My daughter's room fits the bill for all three. I have glimpses of her room on my blog. Oh, I have the smaller version of the exact mirrored console in the blue photos. Just found your blog...it's great!

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  3. My bedroom has the blue look going on and I'm pulling in the look of the pink flowers with ruffled pillows that look like roses. I know I will not keep up with purchasing fresh flowers all the time and Im not a fan of fake flowers, so the pillows were a more practical thing for me. You are totally right about the punch of pink!
    Love your blog :)

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