Tagged: green

THE OFFICE: TOP FIVE

One of the things I have to get sorted when the new year hits is a decent workspace at home. I do spend a lot of time editing photos in the evenings, and in January I am starting an online course in Public Law. I have never tried the online study thing, but I have decided to add some sprinkles to my resume while I am having my maternity leave this time around. The course I am doing only runs for one semester, so hopefully I will find the time to do my studying when the Bean is in daycare. I´ve been spending some time hunting the internet for some ideas for my future workspace, and I have narrowed it down to a list of top five office trends/goods I want to try to incorporate into my own space.

THE PEG BOARD

THE FRESH GREENS

THE WIRE MESH

THE WHITE DESK 

THE LEATHER CHAIR

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THE GREEN ROOM

If it be a whole room, a single wall or down to the details – I love a home with a touch of green. I my self haven´t gone all out with the green, but I must say I´ve been tempted once in a while. I just don´t have the balls for it, to be honest. The green around here is mainly down to plants and maybe the odd pillow or two…

Maybe it´s the rainy weather around here, but lately I´ve felt myself more and more drawn to colorful spaces. So here are some of my favorites so far, from green half walls to green linens and couches. Enjoy!

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THE GREEN WEDDING

I am talking about the colour green – not the environmental type of green. . . I like that type of green to, but this is about bringing the colour green into your wedding pallet.

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Green chair via

Green skirts for bridesmaids via.

Green invites via

Gorgeous green bouquet! via

Succulent place setting via. I am absolutely in love with this simplicity of this – if I am planning a wedding this is high on the to-do list…

How about going for a green dress? via

Green wedding drinks inspiration – via

The olive crown for the nature child in you… via

How about sporting some absolutely gorgeous green Gucci heels under your gorgeous white gown! via

Lovely green and white calligraphy place cards. via

I absolutely love this wild bouquet… Perfection! via

Go green all the way! via

This is the ultimate gorgeous wedding setting inspiration – in love! via

Almost looks like she got married in a greenery. . . via

Really falling for the combination of pink and green. via

How about going über green? With a lovely moss-covered table! via

That’s it! Going green for your wedding?

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THE CITY GARDEN

I love living in a city, sometimes I think that I actually need to live in a city. Still there are some of the perks from small town life that you tend to miss out on in the big city – like space between you and your neighbour or easy access parking! Since I don’t mind my neighbours nor drive I should be pretty content… And I am, more than content, but there is still one thing I really wish I had! And it will be high on my “to-get-list” for the next time we move… I am talking about the city garden! I am not asking for much – just a space big enough for some green (or else it wouldn’t be my city garden, just a patio) and some garden furniture for me and for company… Is that too much to ask for? Yes, it seems like it might just be quite a stretch to ask for patio space enough for both green stuff and stuff to sit on. But I still crave it, and will still look for it!

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Someone please give me a space with space for a rooftop garden or a city garden in general! I am in need of it!

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THE YEAR OF EMERALD

Pantone chose the color of the year – and it is emerald. I am a fan of jewel tones – goes perfect with my pale skin… So why not give the color of the year its own post?

When going through my collected inspiration I realize I wouldn’t be able to do a whole emerald wall in my own home – it is simply to small. I feel like this kind of colour needs space to really come to life – and not only space but natural light really helps bringing it to life. I do not doubt

Emerald is also a very dramatic colour – it makes a strong statement in any home and really is an eye catcher. I would love to bring some emerald into my space – but I need to do it in tiny bits not in huge chunks.

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I wouldn’t mind hanging some emerald paper goods in my apartment. Feel that would work even if I’ve got a small space to work with.

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MIXED GREENS

One of the trends lurking around these days is mixed greens. When it comes to fashion – I am a natural sceptic to green, as long as it is not minty or in a dark jewel tone – simply because of my colors. . . When it comes to interior I am not as much of a sceptic as with fashion – but when I think of it – I do not have a lot of green in my home. Besides the odd plant or a bunch of flowers or two. I do like my plants and flowers – they do bring life to a home. Still – I wouldn’t mind a bit more green in my home – besides the plants and flowers that is – since they are a given.

Here is a fresh green mix for you:

And to end it all – here is some not so fresh greens:

Post-greenification I must admit I am in more of a green persuasion than I would admit at the beginning. . . Woops. Well besides the six identifications of why I see myself as a green sceptic.

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