Posts Tagged ‘Yves Klein Blue’

Casablanca Blue

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J. Crew casablanca blue necklace

Are 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 something new for Fall.

Until I saw these stunners at J. Crew.

They’re calling it Casablanca Blue, which feels romantic and right.

Which is your favorite?

xoxosl

The Weekend Dish: Yves Klein Blue

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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
courtesy of Oprah.com

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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courtesy of thecraftyminx.com.au

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

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image courtesy of nickolsenstyle.blogspot.com

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
image courtesy of SimonPearce.com

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.

xo,
LE