A Bolt of Blue - Spring Fashion: Flower Power

Spring Fashion – Flower Power

Now that spring has officially sprung, it’s time to switch fashion modes…discard those drab wool sweaters and replace them with FLOWERS!  If you haven’t...
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Katy Smail – Illustrator

I stumbled upon the work of Katy Smail on Pinterest last night and spent most of the morning familiarizing myself with her amazing illustrations....
A Bolt of Blue - Yellow accents

Decorating with YELLOW accents

I have spent the last two years re-painting each room in my house. Somehow I thought it would be a brilliant idea to go in...
A Bolt of Blue - When in doubt...wear BLACK!

When in doubt…wear BLACK!

“Black is modest and arrogant at the same time. Black is lazy and easy – but mysterious. But above all black says this –...
A Bolt of Blue - Dining Rooms

Dining rooms = Food and LOVE!

During my teenaged years, I lived in Coronado, California.  My father was in the Navy and we lived in Officer’s quarters on the base....
A Bolt of Blue - Five cool ideas!

Five Cool Ideas!

Check out these cool DIY ideas I found floating around the web. I love them all…especially turning wooden hangers into antlers! Turn your wooden...
A Bolt of Blue - Mimi Kirchner Tattoo dolls

Mimi Kirchner – Tattoo Dolls!

Mimi Kirchner is a Boston area fiber artist who makes THE coolest dolls you’ve ever seen!  Through the years she’s experimented with different genres,...
A Bolt of Blue - COOL nails!

COOL nails!

Winter is a GREAT time to work on your nails…with dry air and cold temps, nails are in major need of moisturizer and care....
A Bolt of Blue - Botanical decor

Botanical decor

I happen to be a plant lover. I love big bushy ferns, trailing down over the edges of my book cases tickling and tempting...
A Bolt of Blue - Photo walls

Photo walls

In this era with camera phones and Instagram, photos document EVERYTHING, and what better way to enjoy your photos then by sticking them on...

Mixology

Do you know what Mixology is? In fashion speak, it’s the term used...
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