Wednesday, February 6, 2013

A Fresh Color Scheme

I have been in the mood for a new and fresh color idea for the living room, so I have been shopping the house to see what I can find.  Here is a little sneak peak at what I am leaning towards.

What do you think?  I'll show you later when I pull it all together.

I am joining the following parties:

Lucy @ Craftberry Bush for Inspiration Gallery Thursday
Yvonne @ Stonegable  for Tutorials - Tips and Tidbits Thursday
Gina @ The Shabby Creek Cottage for Transformation Thursday
Sherry @ No Minimalist Here for Open House Party on Thursdays
Katherine @ Katherines Corner for Favorite Things Thursday Hop
Niki @ The Vintage Farmhouse for Creative Things Thursday
Kathy @ A Delightsome Life for Home and Garden Thursday
Richella @ Imparting Grace for Grace at Home
Susan @ Between Naps On The Porch for Tablescape Thursday
Pamela @ From My Front Porch To Yours for Treasure Hunt Thursday
Desirie @ The 36th Avenue for 36th Avenue Party Thursday
Wendy at The Shabby Nest for Frugal Friday
Richella at Imparting Grace for Grace at Home
Cindy at My Romantic Home for Show and Tell Friday
Alison at Stuff and Nonsense for Friday's Unfolded
Courtney at French Country Cottage for Feathered Nest Friday
Diann at The Thrifty Groove for Thrifty Things Friday
Debra at Common Ground for Vintage Inspiration Friday
Sherry at The Charm of Home for Home Sweet Home Friday
Kate at Chic On A Shoestring Decorating for Flaunt It Friday
Jane at Finding Fabulous for Frugalicious Friday
Jennifer at Jennifer Rizzo for Fabulously Creative Linky Party
Becca at Home Is Where My Story Begins for Home and Family Friday
Jen at Tatertots and Jello for Weekend Wrap Up Party
Remodelaholic for Home Sweet Home on a Budget

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  1. Marty, I really like the soft green and off-white scheme. It's looking really good!

  2. Oh, I'm seeing green and it's partly due to envy over the swan. Really though, you are pulling a very pretty and springy feeling look together. Can't wait to see future pictures.

  3. Love the swan!! I'm with you I'd love new look!!

  4. I love the green. Very pretty and so Spring! I looked around yesterday and thought how ready I am to get winter things put away and put out some spring things. It won't be too long now!

  5. Marty, beautiful! My favorite color is green so you know I am loving all your accents. So pretty!

  6. I love the green, Marty.

  7. Oh, I think we see a hint of a Spring color...I love that shade of green...looking forward to see what you are up to!!

  8. Looks like you might be leaning towards St. Patrick's Day. I'm still working on Valentines day here. Green is always a soft soothing color to me.

  9. I love the green accents you've added. Can't wait to see more!


  10. Ohhhhh, Marty! My very favorite color of green. And it will go beautifully in your home!

  11. I love that swan, Marty! That green is such a nice shade, too, with the cream colors.

  12. I love the green! Sounds like a touch of spring fever. I have it too!

  13. Love the green Marty. So fresh and lively for Spring coming up in only 6 more weeks.

  14. I LOVE the green!!! It is one of my favorite colors. Can't wait to see it all. XO, Pinky

  15. Really pretty, soft shades are soothing and calming...fresh! :)

  16. I love that! The soft greens are very fresh and pretty! Beautiful!

  17. Love it, Marty! I have gearing tords lght color too, in fact, John and I decided to decorate the FL home with light colors....Christine

  18. Sorry for the typos. This keyboard can't keep up with my fingers, lol. I meant "towards

  19. Hi Marty, You always have the prettiest vignettes and I love the swan. Thank you for joining the Open House party.

  20. Marty, it's already looking so pretty with the soft green you seem to be using.
    Mary Alice

  21. I see some lovely hints of spring green Marty. I love that colour in spring - the promise of new life. Blessings Pamela

  22. The touches of light apple green here and there are little hints of joy.

  23. Very pretty, makes me think of Spring :)

  24. This is a lovely, soft shade of green, Marty. I think it will be beautiful in your home. It sure does make me think of Spring!

  25. Marty,
    Totally agree!!!
    There is definitely a freshness to this green and white with a hint of buttery yellow color scheme!!!
    I'll be back for the reveal!!!

  26. Oh my darling friend I love the apple color. I have the same green apple in my kitchen and dining room Thank you for sharing at the hop xo

  27. Very pretty and fresh Marty. I love that swan! My friend had a wood one once that I always liked. Cant wait to see it finished. I'd love it if you linked this to my new linky party, "What We've Accomplished Wednesdays." It is live right now.

    Have a great week!

  28. I love the swan! The touches of green remind me of spring.

  29. Love it! Can't beat soft green and cream. Pretty swan, too.

  30. I really like the green. You're bringing in the springtime. Have you thought of mixing it with your pretty coral-orange pillows? I'll bet it would look great.

  31. love it! doesn't it make you feel so good when a lil change makes a great diff.

  32. I love color, but green has always been my favorite color - this transformation is wonderful - the swan is so special! I do appreciate you sharing with Home and Garden Thursday,