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2045 Color Stories Ideabooks
50 Shades of Gray
Gray is hotter than ever, thanks to a hit novel full of romance and dark secrets. Tell us: Which paint shade possesses you?
"talked-about color of the summer. We've compiled 50 of Houzz's most popular gray spaces... Historic Color collection. Not sure of my favorite grey paint color as there are many... always color trends, but feel free to ignore them. It's a wide world of color out... in any color/shade you choose to imagine, fabric color trends can be stubborn. Begin... RUGS. Color doesn't live in isolation, and your eye "sees" color by comparison. Try..."
Choosing Paint: How To Pick the Right Gray
"paint color for your space. More: How to Find the Right White... guessing the colours using my colour wheel. I am so happy the names of the colours are reveled... ideabooks on color selection. I am finding them quite helpful in selecting color schemes... lots of colorful accessories. It simply isn't my idea of a good interior color. Great... paint colour? Nice! Would you put a grey with an expresso coloured sectional? If..."
Why My Son’s Room Will Be Red: An Expert Weighs In on Colors for Baby
Historical facts, trend recaps and enthusiastic support for painting your nursery any darn color you like
"design, color and visual culture. Her first book, ROY G. BIV: An Exceedingly Surprising... About Color, will be released September 17, 2013. She lives in Chicago. Every expectant... about color to hit bookstores at the same time as your son will enter the world —... What color will your son’s room be?... primary colors before pastels, so a mobile above the crib in these colors, for example... these colors as well. I have also read that high contrasting colors stimulate infants..."
8 Homes With Exterior Paint Colors Done Right
"paint colors for the exterior of their house. What goes together? What colors work... exterior color. First and most important, pay attention to the color of your roof. Make... sure the colors you are considering either complement or blend with the roof. Second... paint colors that got both considerations right. Related: 12 tried and true interior... consistent color and then consider trim colors that could complement/accent the color..."
8 Ways to Rev Up Your Garden Color With More Than Just Plants
Bring energy and excitement to your outdoor space by going bold with color, from small touches to big changes
"bold with color, from small touches to big changes... dramatic color to the garden this year. There are many ways to bring bold splashes of... of color to your patio, border or lawn, such as simply throwing a few bright accessories... a few colorful planters or creating a master plan that uses a vibrant plant palette... a bold color. Great idea Becky. Nice :) Woud like to know approx. what power coating... to add color, artistic flame, ambiance, and heat without the smoke, ashes, or embers..."
Houzz Tour: Color and Character in North Carolina
"Color, pattern and great furniture finds give a cookie-cutter home a splash of p... with a color palette that would differentiate her home from others on the block. A... Punches of color and pattern make the space feel current and comfortable, while thrifty... The colors are inviting and warm. You want to hang out here, yet it's beautiful... have a "story" about almost every piece in my home. Bravo to this woman. Her taste..."
My Houzz: Colorful, Architectural Gem in Ojai
Earthy tones with splashes of bold color create a couple's dream home, a nature-inspired retreat in Southern California
"of bold color create a couple's dream home, a nature-inspired retreat in Southern... their colorful nature-inspired retreat. "I usually find something I don't like about... bright colors are a nice departure from the white on white or subdued colors of many... beautiful color, relevant details! Striking,, stunning.. utterly charming..... Stair... "telling a story" up the stairs. The second is our Cabo blue and cream faux tiles and..."
Design Dilemma: Color for a Mediterranean Home
"What Colors Would You Use Inside This Open, Bright Home on Cyprus?... what color to paint it all? Click here to answer and to see more photos of this... tell s a story & & history that incorporates your personal likes & daily practical uses... White colors for the exterior to reflect teh meditraninine sea... share your color ideas and suggestions for keeping the house cool. Not only made up mostly..."
4 Cool Paint Colors Touted for 2014 — and How to Use Them
"four key colors for 2014, and they are among my new favorites. Cooking Apple Green,... complex colors have a soothing, muted quality, but they can also easily stand on their... paint color as well as suggested palettes to help you work the hues into your own... More colors of 2014: Pantone | Benjamin Moore | Sherwin-Williams | PPG Pittsburgh... Beautiful colors! Trying to find color for master bedroom & dressing/bath. Colors that..."
12 Top Colors for Night Owls
"home colors reach their peak at the end of the day. Which is your favorite evening... straight from Color 101, but I've forgotten it more than once: Always test paint colors in... true: Some colors reach their peak just when the day is winding down. Check out these... saturated color; a paler color just will not provide enough substance (however, if you... repeat colors from one room to the next (i.e. if the color is apricot in the dining..."
5 Tips for Choosing a Primary Outdoor Color
Strengthen your style statement by carrying color choices from your home to all the parts of your property that surround it
"carrying color choices from your home to all the parts of your property that surround... textures and colors provide a sense of place that's uniquely you. Your outdoor living space... design, and color is an element that can easily be carried outdoors in hardscape materials... signature color, you can create a beautiful, cohesive look for your entire living environment... in the color of the condo's facade (think warm pink). Additional coloration in the..."
Heads-Up Hues: 10 Bold Ceiling Colors
Visually raise or lower a ceiling, or just add an eyeful of interest, with paint from splashy to soothing
"adjacent wall colors to white or another light hue. Warm colors tend to advance, and cool... ceiling color, along with suggestions for how to use an unusual color on a ceiling... walls a color while keeping the ceiling white. We've been told this makes the room... ceiling colors can actually make a room appear more expansive. The key to using a bold... or dark color on the ceiling without the space becoming cave-like is to make sure you..."
My Houzz: Color and Creativity Energize a Midcentury Home
Vintage furniture, fearless colors, artwork and custom touches give a Montreal home a bright, eclectic personality
"fearless colors, artwork and custom touches give a Montreal home a bright, eclectic... into a colorful wonderland. They removed wall paneling and repurposed it to create... sense of color and scale is right on. I especially appreciate the separate but together... Horrible colors and can you say clutter, and this from a "graphic designer"? There is... LOVE the colors! (Added one of the kitchen pics to my kitchen ideabook) And the "clutter"..."
My Houzz: Colorful Midcentury Modern by the Ocean
Retro furniture, spirited colors and a backyard teahouse create a personal coastal retreat for a family of three
Cooking With Color: When to Use Yellow in the Kitchen
Perk up your kitchen with a burst of Pineapple Delight or a dollop of Top Banana on the walls, cabinets or countertops
"excellent color choice for the kitchen. Since yellow reflects a large amount of visible... other colors, it's best to limit brighter shades of this attention-getting hue to... loved the color yellow. These are beautiful kitchen examples. One kind of cute story... pop of color to floor to ceiling? Every color can be great when done nicely and... unappetizing colors in kitchens and dining rooms...yellow is always a good color for a kitchen..."