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mapacker3907 wrote:
Where can you get one of those bright colored frames?
   Comment   May 8, 2011
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Selena Neily
Just wondering if anyone can tell me the finish on the blue aqua unit beside the chair? I would love to look into finishing a side table like this.
August 8, 2012 at 2:25pm   
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i just dry-brushed it. it is a very dark wood underneath so some of it shows through. i used some leftover aqua wall paint.
the frame is styrofoam moulding i bought at Home Depot - and put together and painted.
November 1, 2012 at 1:22pm   
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Kim's electric yellow ornate frame pulls you right into her inspiration board.
3. Make storage fun and accessible. I love this bright blue armoire - it's a great marriage of function and style.
Everything in Kim Johnson's house is colorful and fun, and her workspace is no exception. Also, I am coveting that stack of Canadian House and Home magazines, but recycling my glossies and trying to keep things online more has been part of the decluttering process.
Becky Harris added this to Do You Personalize Your Workspace?
This vibrant space has Kim Johnson (of Desire to Inspire) all over it. Again, a framed bulletin board is a great way to keep clippings and photos neat.
Becky Harris added this to Design Talk: Eclectic vs. Collected
Have no fear. Blogger Kim Johnson of Desire to Inspire makes no bones about her love of bright color and bold patterns, and somehow it all just works. I credit her design personality.
Lily Gahagan added this to Eclectic Style: Brave Color Mixes
The message here? Go big or go home. Jewel tones dazzle against a bright white background, and work together surprisingly well.
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great framing idea
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Pop of color for the board.
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white with pops of color
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Bulletin board done right. Color. Also note blue furniture
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bureau
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bbbbbbbBOLD!
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Fun frame color!
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bulletin board in frame
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Upholstered table, frame
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bulletin board
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very bold and the mix of patterns and color somehow work because the creator of this setting has taste and style.
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HOUSE AND GARDEN STACK OF MAGAZINES ON FLOOR!! LOVE IT
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Picture frame
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Frame
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distressed blue
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Frame Cork board
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framed clipboard
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I have a giant frame like that - looks like cork board?
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love this room. it made me regret discarding all my O magazines.
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LOVE THE YELLOW FRAME
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corkboard
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Fabric covered table top!
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colorful without being stark -- patterns, not colorblock
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inspiration board?
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convination of colors
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very nice colors
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Colorful office
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Colored Frames?
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Yellow frame bulletin board
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Frame scrap board
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Salon duvar
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Bulletin board
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Painted furniture.
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awsome idea
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Memory board
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