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Accent a Room With Colorful Trim
"you add color to trim, mantels and more... those accents pop and establish a compelling dynamic with the other colors in the... why two colors sang if you put them next to each other. I’m not sure I know the answer... know that colors can make beautiful music together when you play them off one another... and use color to accentuate the architectural details in a home. The hues will make... know the colors and brands of paint used in the lavender paints which is very difficult..."
The Case for the Anti-Accent Wall
"ahead, paint everything the same color (even the trim)... after painting my own chalkboard accent wall to reveal an uneven paint edge and a... unique accents will no longer be tolerated in my home. Individuality is getting thrown... with the accent wall. While I'm on the topic, I am also eliminating the impossibly difficult... black paint spots on my white ceiling. Some designers and home owners have praised... single color look for years, but I see a surge from behind this year. No longer reserved..."
Fresh Idea: Accent Color Brightens Up the Sink
"add an accent color to your bathroom? Think about painting the outside of a wall-mounted... probably seen painting applied to the outside of clawfoot bathtubs; simply apply this idea... PRIOR TO PAINTING. IT IS A THREE ARMED GAS LIGHT CHANDELIER OVER THE TABLE AND IS... trying to paint the designs myself on white sinks. thoughts? suggestions? Libby, it may... trying to paint one as I write this, I'm not trying to make a comment about you in particular..."
How to Accent a Neutral Space With Color
"place for accent colors. Accent color is to a room what jewelry is to an outfit. Whether... Adding accent hues also is a great way to experiment with different color combinations... spaces accented with color: what are your thoughts on a neutral living room with the... the accent color being the coffee table? What a great post! Thank you for sharing... love to accent neutral rooms with our colorful towels. Have you ever used them?..."
8 High-Impact Places for Accent Colors
If supersaturation feels all wet to you, try smaller splashes of color on accessories, architectural details and more
"splashes of color on accessories, architectural details and more... Accent colors make all the difference in a home's palette, adding dimension and visual... favorite accent colors can take center stage, while others fade into the background... Use accent colors to emphasize certain elements, create focal pieces and draw the... add any color you like with art, painted furniture, painted light fixtures, etc. The... example of accenting accessories and paint! This designer put a bright color on the pantry..."
5 Bright Palettes for Front Doors
Splash bold green, blue, orange or red on your front door, then balance it with a more restrained hue on the rest of the house
"color to paint the door, but don't know what to do with the rest of the exterior. And... beautiful color on the front door. Many people have no trouble picking out a fun color... with bold colors is to limit them to elements you really want to stand out, which makes... vibrant color. Then select supporting hues for the rest of the house that don't try... delightfully colorful front doors, along with potential palettes that incorporate a bold..."
Apple Accents: Color from the Orchard Comes Home
"and the color of ripe apples around you — recreate that feeling at home. Display fresh... in the color of apples through your décor for an easy way to celebrate fall. Take... green paint. Jonathan Adler never disappoints, so it’s no surprise that his apple... the red accent wall with green throw pillows has a fall feel. I know it’s tough, by... similar colors around a room, so if you already have a green centerpiece or other green..."
Guest Picks: Colorful Home Accents for Fall
These color-rich kitchenware pieces, pillows and other accessories will brighten your home for the new season
"These color-rich kitchenware pieces, pillows and other accessories will brighten... my top colorful home accessories in the early fall catalogs. I'd be lying if I said... interesting colors and it's given me a number of ideas. Really like the colorful cushions... very best colors of any season, and the beautiful leaves turning beautiful colors is... were hand-painted onto these tableware pieces in China. Donna Wilson has brought her..."
Best Uses for the Boho Blue Color of 2015
"Pittsburgh Paints’ Color of the Year is a bold bohemian blue best used in small doses... for an accent wall in the room. We couldn’t find the color in the paint fan deck I... interior paint color consultation, and at one point we found ourselves sitting on the... Pittsburgh Paints’ Color of the Year for 2015 and realized it was the exact hue my client... seeing this color popping up everywhere, from accent walls to winter clothing to decorative..."
Best Uses for the Saturated Blue Color of 2015
"Kelly-Moore Paints surveyed a large group of interior designers to select its Color of... only one painted wall. Very very nice!!! You could always paint a TARDIS with it. Wow... when paint companies declare a "colour of the year". If nothing else, it's a great... how one paint company sees their colour choice as a harbinger of optimism. I sure hope... allowed. Paint manufacturers are just finding new names for these colors and with new..."
Palatable Palettes: 8 Great Kitchen Color Schemes
Warm and appetizing or cool and relaxing? These 8 paint palettes can help you choose the best colors for your kitchen
"These 8 paint palettes can help you choose the best colors for your kitchen... no bad colors, just bad color combinations," said one of my interior design mentors... single color work in your home — it's all in how other colors and materials are i... delightfully colorful kitchens on Houzz, along with examples of color palettes inspired... seen that color used in ways that were quite beautiful. It's definitely possible to make..."
8 Great Kitchen Cabinet Color Palettes
"yours with painted cabinetry. Here's how (and what) to paint them... you can paint yourself or have painted professionally. With custom-painted fronts,... gorgeous painted cabinets to inspire you — plus 8 examples of color and material palettes... shape, painting them can be a smart way to go. Another budget-friendly route is to... save by painting cabinets yourself can be put toward that pricey quartz countertop..."
Help! What Color Should I Paint My House Exterior?
Real homeowners get real help in choosing paint palettes. Bonus: 3 tips for everyone on picking exterior colors
"choosing paint palettes. Bonus: 3 tips for everyone on picking exterior colors... exterior paint colors. Help is on the way for three such homeowners, whose homes are... exterior paint palettes. But first, three general tips for selecting an attractive exterior... over and painted) on our new house. It noted that paint colors should have a Light... exterior paint colors. Any ideas for Sherwin Williams paints? I would love to see..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Purple
From grapelicious to lavender, a front door cloaked in the color of royalty might just reign supreme in the neighborhood
"in the color of royalty might just reign supreme in the neighborhood... tricky color to work into a home's interior. Dramatic and moody, it can veer toward... vibrant colors or fussy materials. Large expanses of pastel purples can come across... purple color on your front door? It won't appear too busy in such a small dose, and... currently painted dark brown, house is brick painted a cream color with dark brown trim..."
7 Spicy Hot Color Palettes to Fire Up a Living Room
Hues on the fiery end of the spectrum can add spark and intensity to living room walls, furniture and accent pieces
"consider painting one accent wall or a section of one wall. You'll get a nice dose of... vibrant color. If you are flirting with the idea of painting your walls a bold color... room by painting your walls in spicy shades of red, yellow or orange. Keep in mind... of color that feels fun instead of stress inducing. Another option is to use toned-down... of the color you crave. These seven living rooms feature warm to hot hues, followed..."