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Holiday Makeover – RED lips!

There’s nothing that quite says HAPPY holidays like RED lipstick.  It says Santa, plum pudding and hot mama all in one! At least that’s...
A Bolt of Blue - Winter Pops of COLOR!

Winter fashion – Pops of COLOR!

Now that the darkest days of winter are behind us, it’s time to focus on the lighter days ahead.  There’s no better way to...
A Bolt of Blue -Christmas Card Display

Cool Ways to Display Christmas cards!

It seems that more and more people are using Shutterfly and other photo services to produce their Christmas cards. Each week the mail man/woman...
A Bolt of Blue - DIY Bottle Brush Christmas Trees!

DIY – Bottle Brush Christmas Trees!

I am completely smitten with the idea of bottle brush Christmas trees. You just go to the grocery store, buy a few bottle brushes,...
A Bolt of Blue - Holiday decor

Turning your house into a Winter Wonderland…

Part of the magic of Christmas is the smell of pine needles, the twinkle from the Christmas tree lights and stockings hanging over the...
A Bolt of Blue - Winter Street Style

Winter Street Style

Whether you’re a fan of fur or not, it’s definitely always present in fashion. I really like fur lined collars, as long as they’re...
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Cool idea – Pine cone decor!

Did you know you can either spell pine cone with or without (pinecone) the space?  Everyday is a learning day!  I am lucky enough...
A Bolt of Blue - Fall Fashion

Fall Fashion- The perfect fall coat

It is officially fall and that not only means that it’s Pumpkin Spiced Latte season but it’s also inevitable that the days will get...
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Illustrator/Artist – Suzie-Q

Julie Schalit AKA the French artist, Suzie-Q is a brilliant graphic artist who does AMAZING transformations to black and white photos using patterns that...
A Bolt of Blue - Style Icon: Linda Rodin

Linda Rodin – Style Icon

I know I’ve said this before, but I want to be just like Linda Rodin!  I was just discussing with a friend how I...