Monthly Archives: March 2013

Happy Easter Weekend!

Happy Easter from The Design Tabloid & Design Monarchy

10 Dreamy DIY Easter Eggs

I can vaguely remember decorating some Easter eggs in my early pre-school years. I haven’t painted an egg since. It’s a little sad that as we grow older we leave some fun traditions behind. However, after finding some inspirational images of beautiful and very grown-up looking Easter Eggs I realised that you don’t have to be 8 years old to enjoy painting an egg. In fact these lovely images has set my DIY hands a-twitching.

If you would like to try your hand at creating some Easter Egg awesomeness be sure follow the link in each image caption to its original source for DIY instructions. With dreamy decorated eggs like we have below, the sole pity is that Easter comes around only once a year!

{What about you? Do you have any special Easter traditions?}

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Colour of the Month – Bird’s Egg Blue

“Pale blue (or “Bird’s Egg Blue”) has been featured in many top fashion collections this season, including Giorgio Armani, Dior Givenchy, Ralph Lauren, Temperley London and Valentino. Pale blue aquamarine is also the birthstone for March, making it the perfect colour to go crazy for this month.” ~ Plascon

For helpful tips and tricks and to find out more about why pale blue has been chosen as the Plascon’s Colour of the Month for March: here.

Quick Tip #21: Wallpaper Headboards

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Part four of our little Décor Quick Tip series on wallpaper. Need an inexpensive, space-saving, easily-changeable, and ultimately one-of-a-kind headboard for your bedroom or guest room? Then this tip is for you….

#21  Add an unique focal point to your bedroom by creating a headboard using left-over wallpaper. Depending on the wallpaper used it can be either chic and glamorous, or playful and trendy. Play with panels, framed pieces, patterns, or headboard-shaped silhouettes. Stick the wallpaper directly onto the wall or use a backing board that can be easily re-wallpapered as your mood and room décor changes. An inexpensive, individual headboard that will fit your colour scheme, style and personality like a glove…

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