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Color Inspiration: A Punch Of Blue

Jan 20, 2011

Love the brilliant blue sky and doors against the stark white stucco…

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My love for that photo got me thinking…how would the same look translate to floral design? Maybe something along these lines…

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 Ok, yes, I know…there’s one picture in the post today that has nothing to do with floral design! But, really, isn’t that the coolest idea for displaying seating cards?

In other business…if anyone has a great source for poppies, would you leave a comment? Francoise Weeks is looking for a supplier…she’s in Portland. Anyone else have a request? This blog’s for you, designers…

Happy Thursday!



  1. Thanks Amy for posing the question – and if anyone has a good source for white anemones with black center, I would like to hear about that too!


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