• Coral - The Color of Summer

    Coral adds cheeriness and warmth to any space. Ballard Designs has named it one of “This Summer’s Hottest Colors." The European inspired home furnishings retail company has highlighted coral in

    Home Accessories: The Final Touch

    Have you ever been in a store and saw some great home accessories but just don’t know what to do with them once you brought them home?  Accessorizing is that final touch that gives your room that

    Decorating with Pantone’s 2017 Color of the Year

    Greenery is the 2017 Pantone color of the year.  This vibrant, lush color will reenergize any space.   The color represents refreshment, rejuvenation, and rebirth according to Pantone’s executive

    2017 New Colors of the Year

    Drum Roll Please – The new colors for 2017 will bring nature and a little mystery into your life. Pantone’s 2017 color of the year is Greenery 15-0343. Pantone describes Greenery as “a fresh and

    Fall Decorating Ideas: The Other Fall Colors

    Looking out my window, as I write this blog, I can see the subtle color nuances of the autumn leaves on my Japanese cut leaf maple in front of my office window. It’s a kaleidoscope of reds, but with

    Fall Color Trends

    7 Sep 2016
    Fall Color Trends

    Fall with all its amazing color is almost upon us. Why not let the changing seasons inspire you in your home décor?   You don’t have to decorate with traditional fall colors of yellow, red and

    Using Shades of White in Your Home Decorating

    Benjamin Moore's 2016 color of the year is “Simply White” OC-117. This simple giant is an essential element for any home and easy to work with. “The color white is transcendent, powerful and

    Pick Up that Paint Brush - It’s National Painting Week

    What a great time to refresh your space during National Painting Week (May 23 to May 30). Don’t be intimated.  Here are a few steps to help you on your way. Color – to go bold or neutral that is

    Darker Florals Make a Comeback

    The allure of rich and bold blooms anchored in dark luxuriously-textured fabrics are making their way back into style. These are not your grandmother’s florals. The florals are reinterpreted, modern

    Using Red as an Accent Color

    Red is for romance – the color of passion.  Some people shy away from this strong color thinking it too powerful and bold.  But red adds warmth and richness to any room. Red used as an accent