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Collecting Colours - Mint, Peach and Yellow

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Collecting Colours - Mint, Peach and Yellow

You can probably tell what colours I've been collecting this week by the recent parrot pattern I designed. Peaches, oranges, mints and yellow are on my mind! These are the images I have gathered without even realising that I now have a preference for this pallet. I even went shopping today and bought a pretty mint and peach necklace pendant and some peach and orange shoes. I wonder what colours will find me next! And wish I could somehow invent a paint which changed colour with my mood... 'Mood Paint' - you heard it here first! 1.Beautiful interior by 101...

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Colour Picks - Citrus Summer

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Colour Picks - Citrus Summer

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Collecting Colours - Black, white and peachy pinks

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Collecting Colours - Black, white and peachy pinks

If you are anything like me you collect colours. Like some kind of human-shaped bower bird, some days I come home from the shops and realise later that everything I have bought that day is the same colour. This week I emptied my bag of a nail polish, a greeting card and a new skirt that were all the same peachy shade of pink! I then noticed that all of the Pinterest pictures I had been pinning were also peachy, black and white. Next week I'm sure I will subconsciously switch to another pallet but this week's theme is very...

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Colour picks - Dusty Pastels

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Colour picks - Dusty Pastels

I love this dusty colour palette of greys and browns and pastels. These vintage colours wouldn't look out of place in a nursery or in my wardrobe. Love love love. Oh and I would probably kill for one of those vintage metal day beds! Photo source.

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Colour Picks - Red and mint

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Colour Picks - Red and mint

The rain has stopped today and the sun has come out! Time for some ice-cream. I love the pretty colours in this photo taken by Ines Percovik. It's almost like she planned her pretty red fingernails to go perfectly with the mint green pastels of her ice-cream!

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