Introducing Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2018: Ultra Violet

It seems like 2017 went by in a rush for just about everyone, but as the year draws to a close, it’s time to slow down and think about the year to come. Everyone from car companies to fashion designers are already rolling out new models and predictions for 2018, but one of my favorites (and […]

Cottages and Seascapes: Decorating with Turquoise and Light Blue

If you take a glance through design websites and catalogues this year, you are sure to notice the encroaching threat of the tide. Or the tide’s colors, at least. Light blues, sea greens, and turquoises are all immensely trendy colors this season, which I discovered shortly after beginning my investigation into velvet sofas. Almost all […]

Top Color Trends For 2015 – A Cheat Sheet To Popular Palettes

Color is an incredibly powerful tool when it comes to interior design, but choosing even a single color to paint the walls with can be stressful, let alone choosing and implementing a color scheme for the whole room. It’s easy to look at a paint chip or color wheel and find a color you like, […]

Pantone’s Color Of The Year 2014 – 6 Ways To Add Radiant Orchid To Your Decor

Pantone’s color of the year for 2014 is Radiant Orchid. Like 2013’s Emerald, this is a bold, assertive gem tone, but on the other side of the color wheel. Meant to symbolize imagination, innovation, and creativity, this bright fuchsia purple is the vibrant, flowering answer to last year’s intense green, and a fresh, vivid tone […]

Green Bathroom Design – A Natural Color For A Laid Back, Earthy Look

“Going Green” is one of the most prominent and important trends in bathroom design, in some cases more literally than others. Low flow toilets and water saving shower heads are great, but the actual color green is starting to creep into a wide variety of bathroom styles, too. From soft sages and pale mint greens […]

Paint Color Trends To Transform Your Living Space

The number one fastest, easiest, and least expensive way to dramatically change the look and feel of any room in your home is to repaint. A new color can transform your space without any other changes, and can even improve your mood. In fact, the most recent color trends are all about promoting relaxation, connecting […]

Pantone’s Color Of The Year – Incorporating Emerald Into Your Home Decor

Pantone’s color of the year for 2013 is Emerald green – a bold, regal gem tone in contrast to last year’s bright, spunky tangerine. That means that it’ll be the go-to color in everything from fashion to cosmetics and – you guessed it – interior design. So if you like the color and want to […]