Category Archives: Color Tips

The Sound of Silence: When Your Colors are too Quiet

Neutrals have their place but should these quiet hues dominate the tone of your home? How can these very luminous colors change the vibration in your home? Like a whisper, colors can translate to sound. Let’s compare red to pink: … Continue reading

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How Do I Choose Color For My Home When He Likes One Thing and I Like Something Totally Different?

I have had several clients who start or restart their new lives together, but each has opposite tastes on the color wheel. How do you choose a color for the home when the people who live in it have very … Continue reading

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It is SO Not A Good Idea To Choose Color On Cloudy Days

I recently had a color consultation and unfortunately it was on a cloudy rainy day. Now I know that this is not the day to choose color for my clients but she was under an extreme tight timeline. So I … Continue reading

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New Home? First Thing To Do Is Design Your Color Palette

When you just move into a new home it’s a great idea to have a total color plan for your home. You can then paint and decorate room by room but at least you have your color palette determined instead … Continue reading

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Color Tip: Echo Your Kitchen Color Somewhere Else In The Home

I thought it would be fun to show you some of the Virtual Design boards that I work on. I’ll call them Color Tips. When choosing color for you kitchen, tie it in somewhere else in the home. Most kitchens … Continue reading

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Today’s Thoughts On Color

Don’t you love how color trends bounce around?  I love (sarcasim) how the paint companies announce “THE COLOR OF THE YEAR” and it’s like – didn’t we see this before?

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The Best Benjamin Moore Coastal Color Palette For Your Home

If there is one color palette to have in your home, it’s probably this one. Here’s why.

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Can Living Rooms Be Pink?

There are very few people secure enough in their color choices to boldly use pink in their home. I know I painted my home office pink just for fun not because I liked the color and now, it’s my favorite … Continue reading

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Do Your Colors Shout At You? 13 Tips About Bold Colors You Need To Know

  You know the ones that I’m talking about. It’s like walking into a brick wall. Bright, bold bad colors and to makes matters worse,  poor placement. There are a few things that you should now about bright colors. you don’t … Continue reading

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Mint Green: Eat It Up or Spit It Out?

Color Marketing Group just presented Vintage Mint for their monthly color feature and I love it. Now I know that this is a very hard color to sell for the home because I try it all the time with my … Continue reading

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