Picture Colour... Day 14: Making a Statement

 Each day, with each item we use, each purchase we make, there are choices. Price, style, color all play into how we decide what to buy, what to wear, how to decorate. Today's color study will open your eyes to your choices and discover what colors you are drawn to.

First step: Observe your life today in a big picture way. Notice any consistent or common threads in what you've chosen to surround yourself with? Anything from kitchen appliances to shoes to coffee mugs to your bathrobe can all be part of your own color statement choices.

Second step: Decide which of these things best communicates your color statement. Maybe it's the accent color you've discovered that runs throughout your home or closet. Or maybe it's one single item (your phone case, sofa or jacket) that makes your statement. Whatever it is, capture it in a way that says something about you!

Making a Statement

It was pretty much a no-brainer to find something in cobalt blue in the house. I love the rich tones of this blue - it is beautiful and warm. I use it everywhere - the backsplash in the kitchen, decorative pieces, and the KitchenAid mixer to name a few...