Picking Colors for your Home-Fireside Chat Part 1

The number one question I get asked is about how to pick colors for the home. Here is an easy way to go about that. You can get started right now!

Examples of the Use of Marsala, Pantone’s New Color of the Year

Written by Jane Blanchard There is not a year in the last 16 in which the Pantone Color of the Year has been announced that has not produced a polemic exchange. The visceral response to a color is typically indicative of some personal reaction before reckoning its careful selection intended for creative and imaginative use. … Continue reading

Fireplace Mantels Show Off Your Style

A discussion of the well-dressed mantel was featured in Cambria USA  recently. It is so timely as we all have just cleaned the Christmas decor off the mantel and are ready for new and fresh decor there. So before you bring out your colored bottles and greenery, look at their composition tips. Vary the height, … Continue reading

New Decor For The New Year!

This is the time of year for new beginnings and lightening up. The feathery decor trend fits the bill exactly. Kim Cook of the Associated Press discussed this trend recently and you can get in on this trend too. Read on. When you think of the variety and beautiful colors and patterns on bird feathers, … Continue reading

Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year

Each year a color is selected by Pantone to be its feature for the year.”MarsaIa” is the chosen one for 2015.  This tasteful hue is the combination of satisfying richness and earthy red-browns . This versatile color works well in home fashions as well as clothing fashions. We love it because: It is flattering against … Continue reading

The Best Savings Are In January – Take A Look!

I love to get big savings on what I need and FREE is the best of all. Graber has some good deals on their blinds and shades. Save $103.00 – the top-down-bottom-up option on Graber cellular, roman and pleated shades is FREE right now. Great value on an option that lets you lower your shade … Continue reading

Happy New Year!!!!!

Happy New Year everyone! It is time to see what is fresh and new for 2015 in interior design and we have it here for you. How about something different for your mantel or the latest in color trends? There is also a rising design trend you should read about. So let’s dive right in … Continue reading