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Ode to pink

Pink doesn’t necessarily mean girly and saccharin. It can be, but it also can be sophisticated, understated and at times even edgy. The key is finding the right shade and letting it shine: pink really doesn’t like to share the limelight.

I once painted the walls of my dining room in metallic pink. Everything else was pared down from the natural wood dining room table, limed white chairs to the white silk curtains. It was gorgeous. But after a few years I needed a change. Now my walls are white. The tiny room does appear bigger, but every so often I still hanker after my pink walls. In their honour, here is my ode to the this glorious colour.

Per Gunnarsson via this is glamorous

Steven Gambrel via habitually chic

via desire to inspire

Cote Sud via french by design

via this is glamourous

via shelter

via the design files

via marianne cotterill

watermelon, salt and chilli granita via this is glamourous

via RUE 

via apartment therapy

via bolig

via decodir

Marie-Helene de Taillac pink sapphire and gold ring via net-a-porter 

vía living etc

vía living etc

via small shop studio

via living etc

via aged and gilded

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  1. Gary #

    Inspirational

    April 21, 2012

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