All posts tagged: Blue

Fake Bake: Blue Baking

I shared my favorite paint color with you yesterday, it’s the color of my living room and my home studio. But my color crush for Modern June Blue doesn’t end there! Whether you call it aqua or turquoise it’s just down right pretty!! Since blue’s not just for walls… Over the weekend I totally dismantled my Modern June studio (#MJHQ) so I could find room for my friend Tony from Feathernesters fame! While I moved my fabric from one wall to another I watched my favorite movie!! Can you guess what movie that is? Bridget: How’s it look? Mark: Uh, great. It’s, um, blue. Bridget: Blue? Mark: No, but, blue is good. If you ask me there isn’t enough blue food. Bridget: Oh, shit! It must be the string. Mark: Oh, it’s string soup?  Yep, you guessed it, Bridget Jones Diary! So let’s do some fake baking with one of my favorite colors. What is a Fake Bake? Well, it’s when I pretend that I’m a really good baker with a pantry the size of …

Color Crush: Modern June Blue

You might have noticed over the years that I love color, and the bolder the better. I crush on deep saturated colors, to me they are the best! I know this is not very trendy right now, not when most decor blogs feature homes bathed in white. Don’t get me wrong, I like that too, my bathroom is all white with the exception of the fabrics. There I choose bright colors that pop off the white and makes me very happy. Let’s face it, I never met a color that I didn’t like — unless you consider beige a real color! My kitchen is cherry red, my dining room is a sunny yellow and my stairway is lime green! All those colors are great, but my living room gets the most love and attention on Instagram. I have been asked many times for the name of the paint color, but the answer is complicated. After trying out several pints of blue paint colors with names like Tiffany and Robin’s Egg I was dissatisfied, so I …