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Color Inspiration: Summery Aqua & Coral Bedding

Color Inspiration: Summery Aqua & Coral Bedding

Vibrant sun-kissed colors inspired by island life: aqua, coral and sand give this bedroom a fresh, tropical feel without feeling heavy or theme-like.

Color Study: Serene Sitting Room Retreat in Blue & Gold

Color Study: Serene Sitting Room Retreat in Blue & Gold

Sitting room in serenity invoking color palette of soft blues and warm golds designed by  Kahn Design Group.

Dressing & Bath Room: Victorian Blue & White Color Scheme

Dressing & Bath Room: Victorian Blue & White Color Scheme

Interior design: Robert Brown Interiors for Adamsleigh Show House.

Behr Paints 2014 Color Trends Disappoint

Behr Paints 2014 Color Trends Disappoint

My initial excitement at seeing the email announcing Behr Paints 2014 color trends quickly dissipated once I got a look at the colors. They seem to have a drab grey beige undertone to them, and I’m just not loving it. I can’t imagine seeing any of these colors (specially the ...

Painted Turquoise Wood Door with Elegant Silver Metal Ironwork Detail

Painted Turquoise Wood Door with Elegant Silver Metal Ironwork Detail

Striking Turquoise Door Greets Guests. WHY I LOVE IT: The door’s pure, rich blue-green paint is as perfectly close to Turquoise as you can get.  The ironwork screen over the frosted window is exquisite in its artful detail. The vibrant color and intricate ironwork combine to create an attention deserving entryway ...

Tantalizing Textiles in Vibrant, Rich Colors from Futaba-en Dye Factory Tokyo

Tantalizing Textiles in Vibrant, Rich Colors from Futaba-en Dye Factory Tokyo

A private tour of the legendary textile dye factory Futaba-en was definitely one of several fabulous highlights of my recent trip to Tokyo. WHY I LOVE IT: The entire textile process is done by hand as it has been done for hundreds of years from: the initial sketch to cutting the ...