A Bolt of Blue - Where the Magic Happens

Where the MAGIC happens…

“The stories that unfold in the space of a writer’s study, the objects chosen to watch over a desk, the books selected to sit...
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Recommended fall reading list…

Do any of you have problems finding good books to read? I have THE most awesome friends and they somehow find THE coolest books...
A Bolt of Blue - Vintage decor

Vintage decor

I’ve always liked the mix of new and old, from architecture, to clothing to decor. As great as Ikea is for filling in the...
A Bolt of Blue - Awesome Ink!

Awesome Ink!

It’s time for yet another installment of Awesome Ink!  This time, it’s all about organic design. I am completely drawn to leaves, trees, feathers...
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DIY – Fall Moisturizing hair masks

I don’t know about you…but summer did a number on my hair.  My already highlighted deader than dead ends feel like hay and I...
A Bolt of Blue - Fall Fashion Inspiration

Fall Fashion inspiration…

Hey! It’s pumpkin spice latte season and that means only one thing…fall is HERE!  If you’re in a quandary over what to wear…then say...
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Cool idea – Painted Pumpkins!

Pumpkins aren’t just for carving anymore…why not pull out your paint brushes, channel your inner Picasso or Martha Stewart and PAINT them!  If you’re...
A Bolt of Blue - Halloween Decor

Halloween Decor

My house doesn’t really need much help when it comes to decorating for Halloween, I’ve got lots of dust and probably a few spiderwebs....
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Cool idea – LEAVES!

I have a thing for leaves…every autumn, I run around like a squirrel, collecting unique specimens. I have a huge bowl in my living...
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...

Mixology

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