While strolling through the town of Crested Butte, Colorado a couple of summers ago , I happened on this little garden. I can honestly say I’ve never been tempted to paint my house trim purple…until that day.
I could see the fear in my husband’s eyes. Monochromatic is my game and this garden grabbed me. The purple in the trim and front door was echoed in the alliums and amethyst glass bird bath. The contrasting gravel matched the bark on the trees. Beautiful!
I manipulated the photo above in a creative moment to make it look more like a drawing. Here are some of the real photos: