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Mint + Coral
I’m doing something a little different this week. You may have noticed that one of the color trends of 2013 was Mint. And one of the Spring 2014 color trends is Coral and seriously how gorgeously do mint and coral go together?
Apparently I’m not the only one who thinks so! So this week’s Friday Faves is all about Mint + Coral!
But first, some important news! Two years ago this Sunday, my husband and I got married on a quiet beach in Dominical, Costa Rica. Seems like forever ago but at the same time, it feels like it just happened last week. Anyway, I was just looking at some of our photos and so I hope you don’t mind me sharing a couple of them with you. 🙂
Recent posts on DYOB:
1. What is Responsive Web Design?
Finally got around to doing another Monthly Web Design Term. This month’s post is on Responsive Web Design (or if you got my email feed, Resonsive! Ugh. That’ll teach me to hit publish without properly proofreading!
Anyways, if you want to know what Responsive Web Design is and how to incorporate it into your blog, check it out.
2. Generosity of Spirit is…
I played a little more with Canva this past week and came up with a little graphic of one of my favorite quotes. Let me know what you think over there, I LOVE comments!
Ok back to our regularly scheduled Mint + Coral programming…”
Favorite Friday Font
I’m going to start sharing one of my favorite fonts every week. Mint and Coral make a pretty retro color combination so this week’s font is HT Cartoleria (referral link), a super adorable retro script font based on shopfront lettering in 1950’s Italy. It’s only $20 at MyFonts.
Don’t forget that Love From Ginger posts a new gorgeously colorful free photo download every Friday.
How to Create a Custom Facebook Cover Image That Gets Noticed (Without Spending a Dime) is a really great write-up on how to best optimize your Facebook page cover photo! I will be working on a new one for next week!
Really cute blogger graphic sets from a new site I discovered on Pinterest called The Ink Nest. This mint and coral Time Traveler graphic set is just $8 (referral link).
Lovely Logo Inspiration:
Mint + Coral found in Logos and Branding on both Dribbble and Behance:
1. Bunny Lovin’ Duo by Ally Read
2. Glow Skincare by Gretchen Kamp
3. Natural Nourishment by Julieta Felix
4. Simply So Good Branding by Crystal Kent
Lovely Blog Themes:
Or at least I like to think so! 😉 This print is available on Oopsy Daisy.
Have a Fabulous Weekend!
That’s it for this week folks!
Your Two Cents!
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