Friday, June 24, 2011

Amazing Blues…


Blues and all its hues are everywhere this summer.  I’m really loving the “blue take over”  so to speak. Please enjoy the enigmatic power of the colour blue…










All this blue has me yearning for the beach. How about you? Here’s to a calming and relaxing weekend for everyone! XX

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50 comments :

  1. Dear Stacey, love this blues!! I want to go the the first picture!!! stunning!! Happy to hear your pregnancy is going well! a big kiss

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  2. Well blue can take over my world on any day, summer or winter. Favourite, favourite colour, in all its merry hues.

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  3. Gorgeous post, Stacey. I'm always in the mood for some blue hues, especially when summer arrives!

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  4. The wicker woven bed is to die for Im all about texture. And that blue outdoor space is heavenly.

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  5. Stacey...I am with you. LOVE blue in any way shape or form. I love it for clothing, my home, personal accessories and even my car:) I love that its such a big color right now.....love all the examples you showed above that first picture has me dreaming of getting away to the beach! Next week!!

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  6. Oh thank you dearest...you know I am a fan of blue in all it's hues....I just found a gorgeous picture of BLUE PASTA!!!! Thank you for taking me on a journey of peace in this GOD-MADE COLOR that connotes peace. Happy day to you and the lovely family you have....Anita

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  7. I love the way that mantle is decorated. And I am so into that cobalt blue color right now. I just got a pleated blue skirt and cannot wait to wear it :) Have a great weekend Stacey!!!

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  8. Oh the blue!!! to take away the blues!!! :)

    ♥ from © tanvii.com

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  9. Beautiful images and loving the first image. I hope you're feeling well Stacey, have a wonderful weekend!

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  10. Gorgeous imagery. The first photo especially. Catching that view at dusk would be the perfect way to end each day. What a marvel.

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  11. Very pretty round up!
    Happy weekend.
    Lynn

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  12. i pretty much love every room here! and yes- now i want to be at a beach, asap! :)

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  13. i'm funny with blues - my diningroom is a deep blue - i LOVE to wear navy - i bought a blue couch years ago - but i never buy anything "bright blue" or anything blue for decor ..

    *kiss kiss*
    Erika~Tiptoe Butterfly~

    Please stop by and enter~Light as a Feather necklace GIVEAWAY~ it’s an almost $50 value!

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  14. I love the blues in the first picture! Blue is such a calming color, and it also reminds me of the ocean! Hope you have a great weekend!

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  15. Oh Stacey, what a beautiful post! It put a smile on my face!!:) Love that dining room blue wall! Thanks for joining my Afternoon tea! Have a wonderful weekend!

    Kristin xo's

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  16. The beach image is so dreamy. I'm wishing I were there right now :) Have a great weekend!

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  17. love the kids room with the colorful rugs- so fun!
    hope you are well my dear!

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  18. Lovely pics! Make me relax!

    http://thatsmeandthecity.blogspot.com/

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  19. the blue is soooo lovely! great pictures!!!

    allister bee blog

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  20. You just read my mind! As I was scrolling down, I just kept thinking how nice it would be to rent a beach house for a few days in August. I'm thinking Maine. :)

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  21. just what the doctor ordered! so gray in chicago. did you know i have been seriously into blue lately? oh yes, big time. i always find the inspiration i need right here, stacey. thank you. have a good weekend. xx

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  22. My husband has been in Crete for a month and all I can think about is blue and white. Yeah, rough life.

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  23. Wonderful images! The blues are just fabulous! Have a lovely weekend, Kellie xx

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  24. Awww! We just witnessed a gorgeous beach wedding today and the bridesmaids were all in a gorgeous shade of blue!! As for that last image, I am smiling because I know that is a sweet setting for something on your horizon :D XO, Kelly

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  25. Love blues! That first picture is amazing - translucent.

    Also like the dark blue walls of the dining room. Yum!

    Have a great weekend my love. I'll email you back next week. Timings you mentioned should be fine.

    Hugs

    xx C

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  26. Hi Stacey! how are you?
    I love blue, and so all these spaces, especially the one with the chimney and the giant mirror, it's awesome!

    ♥ Marley

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  27. Oh dear, AND I COME HERE and find this blue that takes my breath away...sweet Stacy and dear friend, thank you for your kind words. I AM HOPING TO WIN THAT GIVE AWAY! teeeheee..and YOU, YOU would look so darling and stunning in that blue coat I have posted....enjoy your day. We are digging to plant some hedges to cover up the mess done with the construction. THings are looking good around here, but not without some SWEAT!

    HAPPY DAY DEAREST, Anita

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  28. I love me some shades of blue! I have always been in love with this array of colors. And soooo summer! I need to incorporate more into my decor. :)

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  29. Gorgeous blues Stacey, and wherever that first shot was taken...I WANT TO BE THERE!!!!
    Hope you are having a great weekend!

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  30. Stacey, you really have a knack for finding fireplaces that pull at my heart strings.

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  31. sooo pretty! i like that sign and really want to live the life i imagined, or start to imagine the kind of life i want to live. yeah, the second one is more like it. happy week to you! beach in your near future?

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  32. Wow- gorgeous images! I would love that first home on the beach, please! :) I also love the color blue and plan to paint our office "hale navy" by benjamin moore this summer. It's a very deep blue. I'm excited to go for it, as the walls are a stark white right now. Have a great day!

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  33. love blue! love your images! love this "Life the life you've imagined". Can I say more :-) hugs

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  34. blue and blue green are my fav colours!

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  35. Lovely blues :) That top beach house is divine!

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  36. i really want one of those houses on the beach... it would be amazing!!

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  37. I'm lovin' the blues, especially the nursery. It looks so calming. xoxo

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  38. I have been loving blue, as my hydrangeas are in full bloom. I have the in vases all throughout the house.

    Loving that nursery above....is that a little inspiration for you?!

    xoxo Elizabeth

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  39. Gorgeous blues. So soothing to the eyes.

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  40. WOW! Just discovered this blog and I'm signing up...it's gorgeous. Thank you

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  41. I just adore blue - I have some touch of blue in almost every room in my house. And it's especially wonderful for the summer months and at the beach!!

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  42. I have just found you blog through design chic... I love it as I also adore blue (You can tell by checking my blog!! :)

    The baby room is adorable.

    Love from Portugal

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  43. I've painted my bedroom 3 different blues over the years, I just can't get enough!

    xo Cristina

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  44. this def makes me want to go to the beach, but then again i always do, haha :) hope you are doing well my dear!

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  45. Hi Stacey,

    I love all the beautiful blues you have shown, it really does look so summery there, in the first photo.
    Happy 4th of July weekend
    Carolyn

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  46. OI STACEY, QUE BOM DESCOBRIR SEU BLOG. AINDA NÃO OLHEI TUDO MAS OQUE VI JA AMEI.VOU SER VISITA CONSTANTE POR AQUI. TE ESPERO EM MEU BLOG. BOA SORTE PRA VC

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  47. We just returned home after a week at the beach and these blues have me dreaming of a return. With a grandson on the way, I'm loving the nursery!! Happy 4th to you and your beautiful family ~

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  48. Beautifully put together. You are the queen of loveliness Ms. Stacey!

    Wishing you and your growing family a happy 4th!

    Love,

    Mon

    P.S I have the perfect gift for your "new little one". You will see!

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  49. Love the baby post and adore this one! Love all the blue photos, all great shades of blue!
    Have a great Sunday
    Jamie Herzlinger

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