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February 14, 2012

{Happy Valentine's Day}: A Palette of Reds + Pinks

February 14, 2012
Happy Valentine's Day, lovelies! For me, Valentine's Day has always been a day set aside to remind the people in my life just how much I love them. A sweet handmade card, a batch of yummy treats, maybe a nice dinner out? I don't know about you but I've always been a sucker for Valentine's Day. And although gifts and special dinners are nice, ultimately it's always just nice to be reminded that you're loved. Am I right? Today I am also reminded that yesterday actually marked the Perfect Palette's 3rd birthday! Wow!! It's kind of hard to believe how much this little blog has grown. Furthermore, it's just absolutely nuts to think about how my life has changed behind the scenes since starting this blog.



I was newly engaged when I had the idea to start my blog. In the last three years, I got married to the love of my life, we purchased our first home, we had our first son who is now 18 months and we're now expecting twins this July. Not to mention the fact that I was able to turn my blog {and my passion} into my fulltime gig.

I'll always be forever grateful to my sweet and loyal readers who enabled me to do just that. My life has truly changed for the better since starting The Perfect Palette. And so because of that, I'd like to take today to remind you how much you are loved! There's nothing more sweet than being able to wake up each day and do something you absolutely adore. And thankfully, I have sweet readers like you to share my ideas with. I hope your day is filled with reminders that you're loved...because you are!

30 comments:

Brenda's Wedding Blog said...

Happy Valentine's Day Chrissy. Hope you have a wonderful day with your loved ones and congratulations on 3 years!!!! And, what a perfect palette for today - love the reds and pinks.

Hannah and Hope said...

Happy Valentine's Day, Chrissy =) Pretty palette and sweet blog post today!

Katie Loves You said...

Lovely colors!!

Christa Alexandra said...

Chrissy - Happy 3 Years & Happy Valentine's Day! It is exactly about the sentiment of being loved, well said :) Enjoy the day!

The Dainty Dolls House said...

Happy Valentine's Day doll!! Super beautiful colours, so sweet and gentle!! I hope you have a wonderful time and many more years with this blog :))) xox

Koru Kate {Koru Wedding} said...

Happy 3rd Birthday, Perfect Palette & Happy Valentine's Day, Chrissy!

seriouslysassymama.com said...

This palette reminds me of my wedding. I had all those colors, plus the all the shades of purple. I got the idea from Matt Lauer's wedding from Martha Stewart circa too many years ago.

Taylor Greggory said...

Happy Valentine's Day! I love this blog!

{av} | {long distance loving} said...

pinks and reds make me so happy! it is one color combo I would have never considered a few years ago, but I love it now! hope you have a very happy Valentine's day! xoxo {av}

Bride on a Mission said...

Happy V-Day - thanks for ALL the great color posts. You're definitely an inspiration to me.

Alexa said...

So flirty and feminine! Love!

THE ALTERNATIVE WIFE said...

Happy Valentine's Day, sweetie! Love all of these goregous colors together :) xoxo

tam said...

Happy 3 year and Happy Valentine's Day!

Kate ~ Wedding Bells said...

I'm in love with this ultra sweet palette.

Borrowed and Bleu said...

Congrats on your 3rd birthday and happy Valentine's Day!

Happily Ever After said...

Happy Valentines Day! Glad you started this blog!

Lena at A Crimson Kiss said...

Happy Valentine's Day to you, and happy birthday to The Perfect Palette!!

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Happy Valentine's Day and Happy birthday

Jess said...

These are seriously my favorite colors any time of year! I'm a sucker for corally-pink!

Drew {Coral Cafe} said...

Hope you had a most beautiful Valentine's love <3

Rhiannon said...

Chrissy! We started our blogs on the exact same day :) how crazy is that? Congrats to you and all of your successes my friend! XOXO

Aleah + Nick Valley said...

So so sweet! Not usually the biggest red fan, you've put together such a sweet board I love it! {A}

Alyx said...

lovely colors:X I love your blog :)

Karen @ Wedding Flowers Co said...

awwwee thx! it´s been a long time since last time I was here. Missed it! but I hope to be back to check the gorgeous ideas you post here.

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wonderful post

natasha {schue love} said...

I love this palette!! So excited for your little ones on the way! :)

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Marissa, Foldable Flats said...

I love red! this is a great color for my wedding! :)

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