Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Woo's Hues *UPDATED*

The house is being re-painted here, so I've been moving furniture and storing stuff in cardboard boxes. Hectic!

Even Woomi participated in the home renovation process, though for the last time:

Woomi!!

UPDATE - August 6, 2010:

The home renovations are almost complete, so I've been crocheting again! I made these two yarn paint cans. Unlike Woomi, I'm sure you can tell the difference between "Apricot Dawn" and "Tangerine Dusk", right?

"Apricot Dawn" and "Tangerine Dusk"

17 comments:

  1. Oh, those both sound like wonderful options.

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  2. The idea that lil' Woomi has his own room made me giggle this morning! Thanks for the laugh!

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  3. Most of my interior decorating adventures have ended in a similar fashion.

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  4. I love Woomi's hopeful eyes - so cute

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  5. Sweet little cheeky Woomi. Hm, this somehow reminds me of my kids. ;-)

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    thnx bye

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  7. Hehehe... I love Woomi's little orange feet in the last panel! :D

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  8. Sarah: Yes, those are two good colour options, right? I see you as an Apricot Dawn, by the way!

    Amy: Woomi's room used to be MY room! But he wanted more space for his trophies & knick knacks. These days, I sleep on a futon mattress in the tub :(

    purlingturtle: I'm sure you make a bold impression with your Jackson Pollock style of decorating haha

    Neen: I'm glad you love it, though that means you're on Woomi's side! I was washing paint from my hair for days afterward, you know...
    ;)

    Jessica: Woomi knows how to turn on the hopeful anime-eyes when he wants something, be careful!

    die kleene: Woomi reminds you of your kids? Everyday must be a wild adventure then! :)

    Arlene: Yes, his little orange footprints stained the blanket too! I had to get it dry-cleaned, grrrr

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  9. They are completely different! Anyone with taste can tell that. Apricot Dawn every time.

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  10. CLEARLY, the Tangerine Dusk is the can on the left side of the photo. Dusk is darker than dawn and that paint looks the tiniest bit darker to me. :)

    And I'm so sorry you got kicked out of your room by Woomi. :)

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  11. Nooo! My color-blind-ness level is exactly the same as Woomi's XD

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  12. Howie I LOVE those little paint cans sooooo much!!! I want to wear them as ear rings!!!!!!!!!!!!

    What a brilliant space saving idea: "These days, I sleep on a futon mattress in the tub"!!! Think about it. You only use your tub/shower a total of, what, 10 or 15 minutes a day, right? The other 23 hours and 45 minutes the tub/shower is wasted real estate space- literally money down the drain (*snork!*)!

    I have a really large bathroom and I use my tub/shower to store my laundry hamper and trash can (so my little ferret doesn't get into it and tip it over and spread trash all over the apartment!). I may look into the logistics of sleeping in the tub....

    xo!

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  13. fingersandtoes: Ooo, you're an Apricot Dawn Aficionado? ... Hmm, that would be a good Ravelry group to form ;D

    Amy Lynn: You have a good eye for Tangerine Dusk! Sometimes, when I'm walking with MJ, I point out things that are T.D. She is greatly impressed, I think...?

    Yes, Woomi said he needed a larger room to stretch his legs, which doesn't make any sense. Ah well, sometimes I find it convenient to wake up and shower without getting out of bed (tub)!

    zuperdzigh: The urban legend says that when you lose one sense, your other senses get stronger. So, like Woomi, your colour-blindedness must mean you have some zuperhuman abilities! :D

    O.: Thank you! "Beyond Amazing" is actually a shade lighter than these two colours ;)

    ecuadoriana: Paint can earrings, good idea! I just weighed them and they're about half an ounce...

    I expanded on your smart suggestion to take advantage of my tub real estate... I bought a breakfast-in-bed tray, and now the tub has also become my eating area AND work desk. Convenient!

    Good luck and sweet dreams with the tub-bed! :D

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  14. heee.. i love painting ( remember me¿, my english its to bad)..
    i love your work!..

    abrazos..

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  15. Excellent crochet paint cans. Nice details. Of course, Apricot Dawn is one of them and Tangerine Dusk is the other. How could they be confused?

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