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{photography by Corinne Day}

. . . a colour I’ve never worn, yet am growing increasingly fond of . . .

{see also:}
blue-blooded
everyone is wearing blue
blue satin sashes

{Photography by Bruce Weber for Vogue Italia March 2008}

{Michael Bruno’s living room in his Paris home: a Cubist painting from the 1940s is paired with 1940s blue furniture in its original silk, from 1stdibs.com; Rooms to Inspire by Annie Kelly, photography by Tim Street-Porter}

{photography by Polly Wreford for You Magazine; styling by Melanie Molesworth}

{via the style files}

{Editorial: Model & Supermodel Magazine: Vogue US Issue: September 2004 Model: Gemma Ward Photographer: Steven Meisel via foto decadent}

26 Notes
  • I love the elaborate floral design wallpaper! So beautiful. Your blog give me so much beautiful inspiration for our new apartment. Thanks!

    Love, Betsy.

  • I LOVE those chairs in the first photo…they’re fantastic!

  • my favorite color always. gorgeous pix!

  • i used some of this picyure in my blog
    love mary
    ps: i love blue aboslutley

    i pass always from here to see your beautiful picture and post

  • Melissa Lewis — the blue in the first room is what inspired this post and made me fall in love with the colour, although not certain if I’m ready to wear it yet . . .

    les reveurs yeux- — thank you, and will definitely post photos if I decide to try it.

    Melissa – your dress sounds lovely – you should definitely consider wearing it. Happy Day to you as well :)

  • love the shot of the slip dresses, so so pretty!

  • It’s such a gorgeous color. I love the couch in Michael Bruno’s living room and the dress on Gemma Ward — i’m gonna look for this color the next time I go shopping :]

  • simply lovely color and post. Everything is so darn elegant

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  • Lovely shade of blue, but I cannot wear it. Does not look well on me. I am a red and black girl.

  • ok between you and coco + kelley i’m feeling blue…might just be the thing to nudge me off my yellow obsession ;-)

  • its a beautiful bold color!

  • It is funny, I don’t normally wear that color either, but now I am loving it!!! The dresses are just amazing:) xo!

  • i love the color too! its absolutely stunning..

  • i love the color too! its absolutely stunning..

  • I bought a blue dress for my daughter’s wedding! I am still considering if I should wear it. It is a color I haven’t worn since I was younger, but it sure is a pretty shade!

    Happy day!
    Melissa

  • The color is amazing…sexy and lovely!

  • Gorgeous. Gorgeous. Gorgeous. I absolutely love this color! Great post!

  • I love this color. I guess Pantone was right when naming “blue iris” color of the year. We are all drawn to it!

  • wow! Gemma, Daria, and Natalia look so beautiful! Like always! love the color too

  • I’ve never used this color but It looks gorgeous and I think I will . I love this Majorelle’s blue

  • These blue details are extremely hot. very hilarious!!!

  • I love the colour of Michael Bruno’s sofa – in fact, the whole room is close to perfection!

  • just came back from a quick peek at MANGO after the gym, didn’t get the blue cotton dress i tried on…..
    now i see this beautiful post, truly electrifying! ….must be telling me something?!

  • it must be a blue week… i just posted the same! i love that first shot – beautiful contrasts in all the colors.

  • ooooh another beautiful post!
    i love the muted blue dress gemma ward is wearing.
    I think this blue works well with most colorings.
    you’ll have to post photos if you decide to try it!

  • This shade of blue is truly fabulous! I especially love that blue wall in the first bedroom!

    It’s a beautiful color, you should try wearing it… be BOLD!!!

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