Pantone Color of the Year 2015: Marsala

Pantone Color of the Year 2015: Marsala - A living room space with mostly neutrals and a dynamic rug with shades of Marsala

Lamp / Turkish Pillow 1, 2 / Essie, color: a-list / Ikat Duvet Cover / Storage Settee / Corduroy Pants / Grayson Chair / Wall Art / Campaign Desk / Pouf / Kravet pillows Early December is not only the time of year when are homes start filling with festive favorites, but it's also a time to look … [Read more...]

Top Paint Picks for Navy Blue Walls

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Yesterday I shared my Royal Blue Revelation and how I've been introducing this new-found hue into my home. I'm kinda psyched because not only is this color going to be an accent seen in accessories, but I plan on painting the front room a dark navy.  Yesterday I left you at the point of me knee-deep … [Read more...]

My Favorite Colors for Spring 2012

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Whether painting or adding a few new accessories or furniture, color is important to bring life into any space. Now that the long, drear days of winter are over, Spring is the perfect time of year to paint those beige walls and/or take a risk by buying that bright orange or yellow platter or vase … [Read more...]

Spring Mantel with Shades of Turquoise

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Last week here in Upstate NY, the weather was amazing and I soaked up every bit of sun I could get. Now it's a little chillier, but Spring and Summer will be here before ya know it! In the midst of the gorgeous weather, I took some time to put together my new Spring Mantel. Over the past few … [Read more...]

DIY: How To Paint Stripes and Product Review of U-Stripe It

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Not too long ago I wrote an article for Build Direct on adding stripes into your decor.  Ever since, I've had the longing urge to add stripes SOMEPLACE in my home.  I recently made some new pillows for my family room and chose a fabric with stripes, but that wasn't enough.  I truly envisioned making … [Read more...]

Pantone Color of 2012: Tangerine Tango

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Whether it be fashion, interiors, print, or web, if you're a follower of the design world, you know that every December the new Pantone Color for the next year is announced.  And as it is every year, the "IT color to come" was just announced and the "viviacious, enticing hue" for 2012 is PANTONE® … [Read more...]

5 Bold Black Spaces

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Everyone knows that the classic black dress is a staple for any woman.  We wear black all the time, so why don't we incorporate it into our Interiors? Black, sometimes thought of as a drear or depressing color, can actually be used in a dramatic and sophisticated way to create a stunning space with … [Read more...]

Totally Loving Turquoise

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I have a bit of an obsession with turquoise.  It doesn't really mesh well with the colors of my interior (boo), yet I was able to sneak a bit of it in my home during the reno to the kids bath (yay)!  It's such a fresh, bold, and engaging color that can be striking or subtle depending on it's use and … [Read more...]

What’s Hotter than Honeysuckle?

Coral Colored Outdoors

Coral is smashing for summer! Coral is chic. Coral is casual. Coral eludes sophistication. It's such a cheerful color and is a great representation of happiness and joy. Coral is beautiful in a pattern or elegant as a solid. Coral is such a versatile hue, and when paired correctly, … [Read more...]

Spring has Sprung: Yellow Inspiration

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The windows are open, The birds are chirping, The daffodils are blooming... I think I can say, with delight, that Spring has officially Sprung (finally! ...Pux Phil was completely wrong on this years spring arrival prediction!) .  The last few days have been amazing, and even though the snow … [Read more...]