Marathon Runnin' Mama (ladycoreopsis) wrote in s2expressive,
Marathon Runnin' Mama

[SOLVED!] Nav link divider colors and decoration image cut-off

Hi! I've probably put in about 6 hours searching through Google and this comm's tags to tweak my journal. Thanks for all the great info here!

I am fairly pleased with the results with the following exceptions. It is very possible I am just so tired of working on this/searching that I missed something, so please feel free to direct me to entries/appropriate tags if available.

Background: Permanent account/Hills midnight theme/Custom stylesheet input

Here are my issues:

1) I want to change the color of my nav link dividers to white. I have tried so many different permutations of border-left: #ffffff...border-right etc. in so many different places and only got ONE of the dividers to change to white thus far. [SOLVED]

/* These next several lines of code-clusterfuck move the journal title to the top, and repositions title and nav links and dividers */

h2.asset-name, .pageheader2 .asset-name-hover { margin-left: 36px; }
h2.asset-name, .pageheader2 { margin-left: 36px; }

#header-content-inner {
margin: 335px 0px 0px -40px;

#header-text { min-height: 0; margin-top: 0px;}

ul.nav { position: absolute; top: 370px; padding-left: 150px; }

.nav li { border-left: none; padding: 0; font-size: small; }

.nav li a { font-weight: normal; }

.nav li.first { padding-left: 2; border-right: 1px solid #FFFFFF; }

/* nav link color */
#header .nav a {
color: #FFFFFF;

2) When I go to my Archives/Calendar page, the dandelion decoration image I am using is cut off. How can I stop the insanity? I believe the image size is 60x60, and I recall reading somewhere that's the size I should use. But clearly it's too big for pre-existing code on the Archives page. [SOLVED]

/* swap decoration between entries */
.asset-stream .asset-header {
background: transparent url( no-repeat scroll 0 0;

Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thanks.
Tags: entries:header:ornament, header:nav links, header:nav links:colors, pageviews:year
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