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Monochromatic Monday :: Grace Kelly Green

September 24th, 2012

Kelly Green Inspiration Board | Camille Styles

Believe it or not, green actually used to be my least favorite color (crazy, I know), but lately I can’t seem to get it off my mind — especially this perfect grassy shade. After a few serious storms here in Texas over the last few weeks, it seems that all that was dead and dry from the scorching summer is suddenly revived and growing at a rapid rate in vibrant shades of emerald (making the accompanying mosquitos just a hair more bearable). When I came across this photo of Grace Kelly donning that stunning dress, I knew that a mood board honoring kelly green was in the cards, especially considering that it’s just a matter of time before the leaves all begin to turn orange, yellow and crimson. Since nothing brightens up a dish like fresh kale or spinach, and since it made a big splash at Fashion Week this year, this hue seems spot-on in every sphere of life right now, no?

*images: Grace Kelly (anyone know original source?); bedroom from Lisa Hubbard Photography; Gucci spring/summer 2013 from The Sartorialist; leather clutch from CORIUMI; earrings unknown; garden by Gabriela Yariv via Under Spanish Moss;  salad from La Receta de la Felicidad; print from Habitat Textiles; salad from Bon Appetit; office space from Interiors; model from NY Mag; house from Ferguson & Shamamian Architects

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6 Comments under :: Monochromatic Monday :: Grace Kelly Green
  1. ash says:

    Seriously in love with this shade of green-amazing. XO

  2. Beautiful inspiration turned into a beautiful board =)

  3. Et tu, tutu? says:

    Lovely post! Jewel tones are so great for fall.

    -Lindsey

  4. kate says:

    beautiful board!! love the color and the inspiration images

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