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Saturday, January 1, 2011

Gratitude and Welcome 2011!

The New Year rites of reflection, celebration and resolutions are obvious parts of stepping out of one year and into the next. I also add to that a healthy dose of gratitude. I've had fun watching my small blog grow as well as meeting other bloggers and color enthusiasts.

I learn so much from reading other design blogs and coming up with inspiration for my own posts. I may not blog as often as other bloggers are able to, but I enjoy that you check in and I appreciate your kind words and feedback.

My colleague, designer extraordinaire Kelly Berg, was given the Stylish Blogger Award from The Decorologist.

She went on to name three of her favorite blogs and I was honored and flattered that mine was mentioned in these three! Kelly's blog is always fresh, visual and thought provoking. Hope you will check out Kelly's Arte Styling Blog and see for yourself.

I hope 2011 is a year of amazing creative growth for all of you! I look forward to bringing you more posts on color and it's use in design and architecture. I'm also hoping to revamp the design of my blog and thinking of changing over to Wordpress (any thoughts or insights on that?)

Our family in Maui celebrating our 20th wedding anniversary in November

Happy 2011!!!!!!
Walk into the New Year and be open to the wonderful opportunities that are waiting!


Elizabeth Brown said...

Happy New Year, Marie.
I look forward to your excellent posts in 2011.

Unknown said...

Happy New Year, Marie...you stylish blogger, you. And thanks for the sweet words. Looking forward to reading more of your posts in 2011 - just like EB!

Unknown said...

Wow congrats on 20 years. I celebrated 10 last April and that seemed exciting! Can't imagine what 20 feels like. Congrats on the bloggy award. Always nice to be mentioned!