connections.

kim

Kim Keever’s Majestic Underwater Paintings, please meet The good machinery’s asphalt series resin bracelets. i know we were supposed to be taking today off, but i just happened upon these two completely different works of art — each on its own very uniquely beautiful, but they just seemed to be connected somehow and i felt like sharing (note: i may be popping... 
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paint it black!

BlkHouse-2

i’m very excited to finally share with you my latest home improvement project! i got up some steely nerve and painted my new house black! i’ve always dreamed of having a black house, and i couldn’t be more thrilled with the way it turned out. i’ve been pinning black houses, inspired by those in Scandinavia and denmark, and at long last have one of my... 
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dark days ahead.

circular brass bar cart with green bowls / sfgirlbybay

bolig liv. i’ve mentioned before how shades of green keep popping up before my eyes everywhere on the internet, but i’m now noticing the greens are getting darker and darker — harkening back to those days long ago (was it the early 80’s?) when dark forest green was the thing. it’s moody, dramatic and surprisingly soothing — a room drenched... 
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Put Some Paint On It.

headboard with paint / sfgirlbybay

This is quite a clever idea I found over on IKEA. They invited blogger Agnes Hammar of Hej Regina to join them in their idea lab and she shared her ideas to freshen up IKEA furniture using a bit of colorful paint. Instead of replacing furniture you tire of, Agnes gave pieces new life by painting background scenarios on the walls. We don’t necessarily need to fix the furniture... 
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pick a color. any color.

bm4

i knew when i bought my house that i had in mind lots of bright white wood ceilings and walls, dark wood floors and black doors. but do you know how many shades of white, and for that matter, black paint are out there? loads. but i poked around some of my favorite design sites like door sixteen and manhattan nest to see what their favorite paints were and narrowed down my... 
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