Friday, August 5, 2011

'with your red dress on'.

We're sort of 'distressed' central here at Bow Street Flowers: in terms of furniture and accessories that is.
We added an old red easel last Spring and we liked the bit of 'pop' it added to the shop.  When we decided to paint our old but very sturdy stool, we pondered the effect from this:


and this:


to this:


and this:


...and obviously went forward with red. Petals seems to approve.

8 comments:

An Urban Cottage said...

Yes, Petals seems to be jumping with joy!

I think I might my old love (pink table) for a new black love. She's got sexier legs.

An Urban Cottage said...

Oh, I left out the word "dump."

Bow Street Flowers said...

Ah, the ever present editor in us! I got the drift, Steve! Maybe you could paint your spindle day bed black! With dove grey walls...the accessory possibilities are endless!

flwrjane said...

Love the red. Love the scene. Love Steve too.

xo jane

Jen of Country Weekend said...

Looks great. I love the blue table and red easel.

gillian. said...

My outfit was distressed yesterday. Too much time at the shop I think!

The Monkey Flower Group said...

So pretty! I love all your sweet jars of flowers. The red looks awesome, but I think Petals adds the finishing touch. : )

flowers on my table said...

There's nothing like a bit of red to liven things up!Looks great! Love Linda x