Color of The Day: Egyptian Blue

  1. colleen says:

    wow great information & my favorite colour!

  2. Raquel says:

    Thank you for sharing! Is Egypt wonderful?!

  3. Such a beautiful color. The blue is still vibrant in ancient Egyptian artifacts.

  4. So interesting – what a great tidbit!

  5. Heather says:

    Does this “Color of the Day” series only go on for this month? I’m loving it!

    1. Grace Bonney says:


      just this month :)


  6. Arielle says:

    I’ve loved reading these, thanks for all of the near history. I don’t know if anyone has said this already, my apologies if so, just wanted to let you know that the text has been consistently hard to read due to the small size. I thought maybe it was just mobile reading but I tried on my computer too and it’s the same (using an iPhone 5 and 27″ iMac). Thanks again for the cool history!

  7. Heather says:

    I’ve been saving the images and I’m going to print them out and hang them as a group. Pretty excited about it.

  8. Missy says:

    Reminds me of the Long Beach State pyramid! Go Beach!

  9. Sara says:

    I LOVE Color of the Day!

    Such a simple and perfect idea!

  10. Tucker says:

    Lots of blue glass accessories at

    My favorite is the blue glass head!

  11. Tucker says:

    Lots of blue glass accessories at Look in the Attic & Company

    My favorite is the blue glass head!

  12. Janet Husband says:

    Lapis lazuli is not artificial.

    1. Janet— Lapis Lazuli isn’t artificial, but Egyptian blue is—hence its original name, translated as “artificial lapis lazuli.”


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