Carolyne Roehm's new book is a must have for the gardening enthusiast.
Blue and white on the water...
I hope you had a lovely weekend, and are ready for the week. These beautiful images via some of my favorite Instagram accounts will help to start your week off beautifully. Be sure not to miss the exciting news following the gorgeous photos.
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(Virginia) and I (Texas), have teamed up to create EAST - WEST, an original art event where roughly thirty incredible paintings will be available. Tomorrow, I'll have a preview here with a list of artists participating. And, be sure to watch Instagram today for an opportunity to win a $100 credit toward any painting. I'll be posting a giveaway around noon Central Time. If you're not following me on Instagram, go
so you don't miss this opportunity : )
Mark D. Sikes via
We enjoyed a beautiful weekend here in Dallas with temps in the 80s and bright, sunny skies. It looks like we're going to have lovely weather all week long, and I'm celebrating by sharing blue and white outdoors.
Carolyne Roehm via
Lynn Morgan via
Charlotte Moss via
Mario Buatta via
At this time of year, I'm so happy to see everything turning green again. While I adore blues and pinks, they don't create the same refreshing effect for me.
I'm still on my stripes kick over here. Last week, I posted about both
. Today, it's all about blue and white stripes outdoors. These first three images are from
's April issue which is absolutely packed with gorgeousness. Not sure how many times I've looked through this magazine instead of crossing things off my "To Do" list...
via Instagram account livingindesignbyg
via Instagram account burnhamdesign
House and Garden
have been a favorite of mine for quite a while. I love a mitered stripe.
Below are options from
. While I like the look of a stripe with more white, I'm wondering if keeping the white minimal might be more practical for outdoors. Practicality and I are sometimes in conflict : )
is one of many choices at Pottery Barn.
They also have
And, I can't leave out the ever important beach towel which is always perfect in a stripe.