They say admitting you have a problem is the first step... well, here it is, I am addicted to color! There, I said it! I wonder if it's because I grew up in a brown house with brown floors and brown walls and a brown kitchen? That may be it, either way, my thirst for hunger is insatiable! I find the more I try to ignore my need, the greater it is...
Today, as I was walking around my house, I was over come with the need to paint; again! This time, is different... there are literally visions of dusty purples, raspberries and teals dancing through my head... sorry boys. Some times, a girls gotta be a girl ;)
Here are some things that got my design engines roaring today....
Is it possible? A room with teal, hot pink, gold and zebra?! This room by Civility Design is increadible!! Chicago Home Mag
I want to know one thing; where's my hot pink sofa and gaudy gold mirror?! I found these via LOVE LIVE SURVIVE HOME blog. It was featured in a Spanish magazine 'Nuevo Estilo'. Talk about spice!
Now tell me, after seeing these don't you want to add a little color to your room?! Looking for a little color inspiration? Here are a few trusted sources I turn to:
DO YOU HAVE A BORING, LONELY WALL JUST SCREAMING FOR ATTENTION...STENCIL IT BABY! THAT'S RIGHT...STENCILS HAVE COME A LONG WAY. YOU CAN GET THE LOOK AND FEEL OF A HIGH END WALL PAPER FOR PENNIES. WANT TO KNOW MY FAVORITE PART? IF YOU GET TIRED OF IT, ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS PAINT OVER IT, WHICH IS GREAT FOR ALL OF US COMMITMENT PHOEBES OUT THERE...
HERE ARE SOME COOL ONES FROM CUTTING EDGE STENCILS
PATTERN CAN SERIOUSLY KICK UP THE HEAT IN ANY ROOM!! IT CAN ALSO ELIMINATE THE NEED FOR WALL ART. THAT HOT NEW STENCILED WALL OF YOURS SPEAKS FOR ITSELF! IT'S SO FUN AND EASY...YOU CAN CHANGE THE LOOK OF YOUR ROOM IN A COUPLE OF HOURS!! WANT SOME TIPS? GOT TO WWW.DIYNETWORK.COM.
WALLS AREN'T THE ONLY THING TO STENCIL... YOU CAN FUNKIFY THAT OLD DRESSER WITH THE RIGHT DESIGN, OR GLAM UP THAT PLAIN PILLOW!
WHAT HAVE WE LEARNED TODAY LADIES AND GENTLEMEN? YOU DON'T HAVE TO SPEND BOAT LOADS HAVE A WELL DESIGNED HOME..... JUST BE DARING ;)