Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Beautiful Color


"Color or colour is the visual perceptual property corresponding in humans to the categories called red, yellow, blue and others. Color derives from the spectrum of light (distribution of light energy versus wavelength) interacting in the eye with the spectral sensitivities of the light receptors. " Wikipedia


blue garden chairOh, I love bright, vibrant color, patterns,


blue garden chairand textures that create a tapestry, celebrating all of the colors in the rainbow.

Through The Garden Gate

blue garden chairI found this incredible book by Tricia Guild called Patterns.


blue garden chairThe colors, patterns and designs made me fall in love immediately.

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As I sat browsing through this celebration of design and color, I wondered what her web site or blog might look like.

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Porch Party 6So, I sat down at the computer and googled away. In search of her web site, I stumbled upon a colorful and vibrant blog.

blue garden chairThe first post I found about Tricia, was on Artnlight

Quilt Girl

PrincessArtnlight is written by Vineeta, who is from Mumbia, India,

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100_4037and she fills her blog with posts that are colorful, and filled with gorgeous designs and interesting places.

blue garden chairAnother colorful post that Vineeta wrote was about a movie called Jodhaa Akbar.

August Bouquet

My creationThe movie, “Jodhaa Akbar is the story about the greatest Mughal Emperor who ruled Hindustan (now India). Set in the sixteenth century this romance begins as a marriage between two cultures and religions.” I looked at the trailer and I was captivated by the vibrant colors and interesting story.

chairs of color

blue garden chairStill on my search for Tricia Guild’s blog, I then stumbled upon another colorful blog filled with French inspiration called Tete-A-Tete. Lisette writes that Tricia Guild is the Queen of Color. So nice that she agrees. Here is a post that she wrote about Tricia Guild.


DAYLILYSo, in my quest to find her website, I learned that Tricia Guild is the owner of the Designers Guild

blue garden chairThe Designers Guild have showrooms in London, Paris, Munich and a category called the Rest of The World.


blue garden chairColorful places like A Whimsical Bohemian, who just published a post about COLOR, A Fanciful Twist who just posted about her colorful creations, and Faerie Enchantment who wrote about the most charming and colorful music video for you to listen to...as you can see these ladies are a daily visit for me.

The Color of Inspiration

100_4037Speaking of India, Color and beautiful, my friend Amisha from Gorgeous and Fun, just painted a gorgeous Green silk scarf.

blue garden chairI hope that your day is filled with vibrant details and colorful memories,


blue garden chairand that you enjoyed listening to Rod Steward sing while Stevie Wonder plays the music to...


What A Wonderful World.

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