Showing posts from February 3, 2013

All Things Red

Red has arrived....the vibrant, wake-up color that we all need this time of year, although I'm feeling pretty good after a two week vacation in the sun.  February is one of my favorite months.  It holds the promise of Spring somewhere down the road.  My birthday is this month and that is always a day to celebrate because life is wonderful in all of its up and down opportunities to grow.  Another reason...The fun of Valentines Day is just around the corner.  Time to start thinking of notes, gifts, secret cupid service and little tea parties.

Adding touches of red around the house in the way of pillows can add a lift to a room.  Flower and heart tablescapes which incorporate red and all its variations from hot pink to the softest pastel are surely the most romantic reminding everyone it's a month to be kind and loving.  Red + flowers will brighten up the gloomiest day.  Can't afford flowers?  Pinterest has tons of tutorials on making beautiful paper or fabric bouquets.  I …