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Gonna be another change...

I was hating the look of the garden arch in white...in fact the whole picket fence needed paint. So, I went in the garage and grabbed the Revere Pewter that the house is painted in and painted more than half...and decided ugh, I hated it even.
So, all winter I have been thinking about it.
Then a trip to Cambria and inspiration struck....what about black?
I asked my dear friend who is a bit of an artist what do you think?
She at first said yes, then, looking at my new garden sign and all the black elements already in the garden, she said...no. It would be heavy and over the top black. How about gray?
So, on a shopping trip, we stopped at Ace and looked at grays. Found one that just hit both of us.
Clark and Kensigton Charcoal Cashmere. Now with a name like that what's not to love?
So, I bought a sampler and painted part of the arch...just to see....
Yup, should be wonderful!

Even Hubby agreed...looks great. If it were black, the trim on the new sign would disappear...now it sets it off and the garden green looks lovely next to this gray.
What do you think??
By the way, do you like Daylight savings?
I find we don't need it anymore. Why do we still have it?
ugh....I've just lost half a day !
Nancy

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