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A Turquoise World Is Not Enough

Friday, March 26, 2010 colour Aesthetic Philosophy

I love blue. It speaks to me. Like many artists and designers before and with me, I've learned to draw on all colours with equal dexterity, tailoring palettes to each client, purpose or project, but for myself and in my home, no other hue comes quiveringly close to big sky blues and watery ...

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It is not the form that dictates the colour, but the COLOUR that brings out the form.

Friday, March 26, 2010 colour

BAM!BAM!BAM!BAM!After a several seasons in supporting roles to grey, yellow and violet, blue and turquoise are the stars of 2010, as evidenced by these recent magazine covers, and now I'm seeing blue everywhere. I caught myself in Anthropologie, drifting towards a knobbly turquoise mid-centuryesque ...

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I got the Blues……Turquoises too

Friday, March 5, 2010 commercial interiors home colour blue turquoise

Blue, aqua, azure, baby blue, beryl, blue-gray, blue-green, Capri, cerulean, cobalt, cornflower, cyan, denim, indigo, lapis, Majorelle, navy, opal, periwinkle, powder, Prussian blue, robin's egg, royal, sapphire, sky, teal, Tiffany, turquoise, ultramarine, Wedgewood...In all its infinite forms, I ...

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Choice, Inscrutable Exhortations, and Our Heart of Hearts

Friday, February 26, 2010 The Bigger Picture

For those of us who have ever wondered why we have so much choice, those of us who know exactly what we want, and those of us who can't decide.

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For the Common People

Wednesday, February 10, 2010 The Bigger Picture music

Ah, to be plebeian. My friend Scott McPherson sent me an e-mail today, and I thought I'd share some of it with you.I'm interning with Scott in Principle Awareness, teaching people how to grow happiness in their lives, and one story we've talked about in class is a social experiment conducted by ...

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