The Weekend Dish: Yves Klein Blue


What are you up to this weekend friends?

Sarah and I are meeting to discuss an exciting new business venture (details in due time) and I am still crafting for my wedding (ditto)!

Oprah Yves Klien Blue items
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Oprah declared Yves Klein Blue the hot color for this year, though I think this vibrant and sophisticated pigment is always in vogue.

wedding palette inspiration

The colors and textures of this room inspired my wedding colors/materials palette of IKB, white, natural linen and wood and then I added red as a bright accent color.


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Thanks to my personal art historian Mary I know how this color got it’s name.

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Drew painted a wall in our bedroom this color last year as a surprise for me one weekend when I was away!

blue and white ikat napkins
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I referenced it a few weeks past as it’s a great color to liven up the traditional “fall” palette of table decor. Hope this color inspires you too.


3Pingbacks & Trackbacks on The Weekend Dish: Yves Klein Blue

  1. […] Lydia polish some final DIY projects for her wedding.  She’s already shared her decor and color inspirations.   In just a few weeks now she’ll reveal every detail.  I can’t […]

  2. […] you still gah gah for Yves Klein Blue? It’s such a gorgeous, gorgeous color, but I was feeling ready to move on and embrace […]

  3. […] the Heath Ceramics newsletter today and saw that the seasonal collection this summer is a range of BLUES! Remember last summer’s Poppy & Grapefruit and the epic Yellow in 2011? Fond memories. […]

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