Create an ideabook for your next remodeling project!
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Take it room by room.
This short exercise is designed to get you thinking about the mood you want to create in different areas of your home. Pull out a notebook and make a list of each room in your home, describing what feeling you want to encourage in each space. Also note any ideas you have on color. For instance, in the bath I would love to cultivate a sense of serenity and utter relaxation.
Pull from nature's color palettes.
If choosing color for your home has you feeling a bit intimidated, try looking to nature for inspiration. When you find a vista, garden or landscape that inspires you, snap a picture or clip a photo from a magazine. I was drawn to the feathery pink plants paired with greenery in this backyard.