A little fact about me.. when I was a pre-teen I LOVED Jimi Hendrix. I had a huge Jimi Hendrix poster hanging in my room.. my dad raised me on really good music.
But that's not what this post is about. Yesterday I was out looking for client stuff and came across this purple abstract painting at Slate.
I decided to take it home to try it above the antique Matt just brought back from his grandparents.
It was way too big.
But at that point, I had fallen in love with it. So I HAD to find a place to put it!! I tried above the entry console, in the hallway, in the family room. I finally settled upon here:
I really like the colors with the rest of the colors in this room. And it ties in nicely with the very dark purple dining room.
This piece of art is the last thing I needed to buy right now, but sometimes things are just meant to be (and that's how you should decorate a home!) Plus.. this piece was less than $300! Great price for such a large (and real) painting.
I still need art for above the antique cabinet though.... :-/
And the reason I titled this post "Purple Haze"? Well, the painting looks like it could be named Purple Haze. But really, because this has been my favorite beer this summer:
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