A Bolt of Blue - Five COOL ideas!

Five COOL ideas!

Now that spring has finally SPRUNG, it’s time to work on some spring crafts.  I love the idea of making homemade leather tassels and...
A Bolt of Blue - Tom Fruin : the Water Tank Project

Artist Tom Fruin

A few years ago I remember seeing an amazingly stunning photo of a kaleidoschopic water tank made of glass that was put on display...
A Bolt of Blue - Variations on a BOB

Variations of a BOB

I just finished reading the book, The Chaperone about silent screen actress, Louise Brooks and it spurned me to go watch some of her...
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 - 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,...
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...
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Cool idea – Flower arranging!

The minute I get a bouquet of flowers, I immediately start dissecting them.  I’m not sure why I do this…but I always prefer the...
A Bolt of Blue - Short Hair for Summer!

Short hair for SUMMER!

Every time I see photos of women rocking short hair it makes me want to grab the scissors and start snipping. Short haired women...
A Bolt of Blue - NYC photos

A tour of New York…

I have always LOVED photos…I’m a bit of nostalgia freak.  I used to sit in my parent’s basement pouring over old photo albums for...
A Bolt of Blue - It's vacation season

It’s Vacation season!

Now that we’re weeks away from the official start of summer, I’ve got vacation on the brain. The sun is shining, my skin is...