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May042009

Michael Graydon

Michael Graydon is a familiar name to me, as he regularly shoots for Canadian House & Home and Style at Home magazines. He has an amazing talent, creating such fresh and bright photos. Plus, some of his photos are immediately going into my inspiration folder....such as this one below:


I mean, can pink stairs BE ANY CUTER?!?! I have to repaint mine as the white I chose isn't the right shade, and I'm wondering if I can muster up that much courage.

I have neighbours who can look down into my backyard, and another project on my todo list is to create some privacy on part of my deck. When I saw the next two photos I freaked. It's what I've been dreaming about since I bought my house.


Reader Comments (13)

Beautiful! What great shots.

Love the corner with cushions under the garden roof. So cool!

4 May 2009 | Unregistered Commenterpurple area

hi. love your blog!
i say go for it with the stairs! that pink is fantastic --try a couple to see how it "feels". you're re-painting anyway.....

4 May 2009 | Unregistered Commenterpillow mint

I love the pink stairs and the privacy deck. My neighbors can to see into my backyard as well. I'm working on transforming my shed... into a backyard getaway. Sounds crazy, I know, but I can't stop dreaming chalet!

4 May 2009 | Unregistered CommenterMimi

so much to love from the pink stairs to that pool color chandelier to those outdoor spaces. very creative way to add privacy like you said, to your outdoor space. and still lets the air and the sun filter through.

4 May 2009 | Unregistered Commenteravant garde

If you like pink stairs, you should really check out a post on my blog, that I wrote a little while ago. Here you really have pink stairs :-)
http://wallyspaper.blogspot.com/2009/04/upstairs.html

4 May 2009 | Unregistered CommenterAnnette

The pink stairs are great! I think you should try. It's just paint. You can always change it if it doesn't work out!

4 May 2009 | Unregistered CommenterBlueprint Bliss

Those pink stairs are awesome! That's the kind of house decoration that just makes you smile! I love it!

4 May 2009 | Unregistered CommenterDaly Essentials

Three cheers for the pink stairs! Love them! I also love the children's bedroom- brilliant idea!

The pink stairs is a true inspiration!! Love the out door sit out area with the cushions..

4 May 2009 | Unregistered CommenterPatricia Torres

Wow! What an amazing post! I'm consistently inspired by your blog, thanks so much for your wonderful eye and taste!
xo Katherine aka. Urban Flea :)

4 May 2009 | Unregistered CommenterKatherine Lee

Do you have proper links for where you took these images from? I would have thought a blog of this size would link ethically. Surprised every day by those that choose not to.

14 Mar 2012 | Unregistered CommenterKate

Kate, what are you talking about? I said these are photos by Michael Graydon and his name is hyperlinked to his website where I found the photos. Thanks for accusing us of being unethical when WE ALWAYS QUOTE OUR SOURCES.

14 Mar 2012 | Registered Commenterkim

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