Remember the show The Nanny?
Hum along with me now:
she was “the lady in red while everyone else was wearing tan”.
Leopard print, chartreuse, hot pink stilettos …
no look was too extreme for Fran the Nanny.
So, while we may not be rocking head to toe red jumpsuits while squeezing grapefruits in the supermarket aisles,
we can let loose our inner wild child and embrace color in our homes!
Like this notice me wall in my dining room.
Those are coloring book pages!
Baby steps …
start with a bold pillow!
Or start a colorful collection and group them together for maximum impact.
This red chest in my entrance is the equivalent of the red jumpsuit …
plus she gets lots of hoots and hollers!
Or have fun with cabinet colors like in my mudroom.
You can always take it outside …
pick a bold color like my planter dresser in peacock blue.
So here’s to embracing all the colors of the rainbow.
Join me (and 4 of my blog buddies) on
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 for our
Crazy for Color link party.
Link here, be seen on 5 fabulous blogs!
Oh, and I’m confessing I once dressed as The Nanny for Halloween …
leopard print miniskirt and all!
Join our Twitter Chat …
me, Hometalk, Funky Junk Interiors, Southern Hospitality, Thistlewood Farm, At the Picket Fence & The Space Between for our first
Twitter Chat – Thursday, July 26, 2012 – 8pm EST
Topic – Confessions of a DIYer
Follow me on Twitter at KellyisEclectic – then Follow #askhometalk
It’s going to be juicy!
My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia