A Bolt of Blue - Paint it BLACK!

Paint it BLACK!

When it comes to exterior house paint and garden decor, you don’t necessarily think black, but think AGAIN! Black is IN!  Black houses are popping up...
A Bolt of Blue - Time to wear WHITE!

It’s…time to wear WHITE!

Memorial day has come and gone, which means…it’s time to pull out the white, stock up on bleach and try your best not to...
A Bolt of Blue - Bike Chic!

Bike Chic

Now that the weather is getting warmer, it’s time to pull your bike out of the shed/garage/bushes, check the brakes, spray some oil, and…put...
A Bolt of Blue - Color in the Garden

Color in the Garden

When we bought our first house I looked out at the fence around the garden and insanely thought I needed to paint the fence...
A Bolt of Blue - Fashionista Couples

Fashionista Couples!

Some couples…just look great together!  Separately they are unique, but together they are the perfect fashion union…and…isn’t it funny how some couples even start...
A Bolt of Blue - Jose Romussi

Embrodiery art by Jose Romussi

I first came across the work of Jose Romussi on Pinterest. I saw an image of a beautiful ballerina with an embroidered skirt and...
A Bolt of Blue - Summery Bedrooms

Summery bedrooms

I don’t know about you, but I’ve come to the conclusion that I need a summer house. I’d decorate it in whites adding splashes of...
A Bolt of Blue - Five Cool Ideas!

Five Cool Ideas!

All five of the ideas below are created from paint or found objects. It’s all about transformation…free of charge! Paint the night sky in...
A Bolt of Blue - Summer Uniform

Summer Uniform

In case you didn’t get the memo, there’s a 2018 summer uniform.  It consists of denim shorts and a white top. The beauty is...
A Bolt of Blue - Outdoor Dining!

Outdoor dining

There’s nothing better than dining en plein air…the tinkling of wind chimes, the clinking of wine glasses, the twinkling of the stars above! 11, 2, 3,...