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Cooking With Color: When to Use Blue in the Kitchen
Keep your cool. We show you when to nosh around navy or try a taste of turquoise so you can stay relaxed while finishing your kitchen
"using blue in the kitchen: We humans have evolved to see blue as an appetite suppressant... kitchen with blue. Whether you opt for a fun watery turquoise or a more formal deep and... sources are blue and the many toxic things that sport the hue. Depending on just how much... these blue paint suggestions and ideas on how to incorporate the color into your... white and blue china, Japanese cobalt blue and gold vases, blue glassware... blue looks..."
Kitchen of the Week: Into the Blue in Melbourne
"floor and counters, creating a blank slate. Polished concrete floors and crisp subway... bold blue cabinetry, and a new extended countertop serves as an impromptu dinner... nd-Blue-eclectic-entry-milwaukee Love Love Love mass mass mass (blue melbourne) Love... like the blue metallic cabinets! I currently have white textured metal cabinets and... about blue is in order. Thank you for sharing! Skinny fridge! How do they reach what..."
Kitchen Counters: Sturdy, Striking Recycled Glass With Cement
Ecofriendly and full of character, this heat- and scratch-resistant material is a great fit for custom kitchen counters
"light blue Icestone counter for 5 years and love the look and Eco friendliness of... these counter tops. Been there, seen it....besides when the pieces come off, they... these counters, the similarities end there. ECO is much closer in composition to... quartz counter, as it has a resin for the binder rather than the cement you see here... these counters describe their binder as "cement". They explain the whole composite..."
Renovation Detail: The Blue Porch Ceiling
Ghostly legends spurred the Haint Blue porch ceiling trend in the South, but you can pick this color just because it's pretty
"Haint Blue porch ceiling trend in the South, but you can pick this color just because... color blue, blue exterior home accents were dubbed Haint Blue. Even as the ghost... ceiling blue. Blue painted ceilings can be found on porches across America, often... ceilings blue as a bug repellent. It's said that insects won't nest on blue ceilings... say the blue porch ceiling was born in South Carolina, where a group of African descendants..."
10 Reasons to Use Sky Blue
This versatile color can look fresh or timeless, beachy or polished. Check out ways to use sky blue indoors and out
"use sky blue indoors and out... about sky blue? From a home’s exterior to ceilings, bedrooms, kitchens and more, sky... sky blue can bring a light touch to any room in the house. Here are 10 reasons to try... versatile sky blue in your next decorating project.... of sky blue. Blue is not my go-to color but Palladian Blue by Ben Moore is the best... wedgewood blue. The carpets were ice blue, tile was light gray with blue grout. Light..."
Color Splash: Cool Blue Kitchens
"Blue hues from azure to navy give your kitchen a glamorous touch... never use blue in rooms such as kitchens or dining rooms where food is being presented... is that blue tones are unnatural and make food look unappetizing. I'm not sure how... broken and blue kitchens are looking cool and current for me.... these blue kitchens. I especially like the ice blue and light aqua cabinets paired... them navy blue first just for fun! Great post! We had a blue kitchen for two years but..."
Kitchen of the Week: Beautiful Blue in Martha's Vineyard
Mirroring the beauty of its lakeside setting, this open cottage-style kitchen supports a laid-back lifestyle
"Though blue is one of my favorites I'd prefer some contrast; love blue and yellow... those blue-blue cabinets, but color is a deeply personal preference.) Wonderful.... block counter seating on the other side of that raised counter.. No cabinet there... with the blue cabinets. I am seriously considering painting my cabinets blue. I think... too much blue. The cabinets appear to be one big blob of blue. I would have found a..."
Blues Blaze Into Fashion for Fall 2012
Sashaying down designer runways and sported by trendy home interiors, this cool hue is looking to be way hot this fall
"Olympian Blue (think of the blue on the Greek flag) one of this season's top hues. And... peacock blue and teal — deep, watery blues that have a touch of green in them — on... k for blue as one of the handful of colors touted as "in" this fall. Pantone, a company... these hip blue colors into your decor. Ideas for fall's hottest oranges... adding blue to complement the blue of the pool and the blue of the Mexican-tiled moroccan..."
Kitchen Color: 15 Beautiful Blue Backsplashes
"Blue is the new cool kid on the backsplash block, showing up in shades from pale... turn to blue. Blue kitchens are, er, red hot right now. After years of our being advised... not use blue in a kitchen (it’s thought to be appetite suppressing), cool shades of... the many blue backsplash options, along with a few tips for working the color into your... I love blue so much I'm installing a blue 48" range (RAL Color 5001 Green Blue) and..."
Kitchen of the Week: Brilliant Blue Cabinets in a Modern Setting
Lacquered turquoise gives this Lake Austin kitchen a cheerful look without compromising the clean lines
"brilliant blue cabinetry — they came up with a spacious and modern design that doesn't... inspired the blue from the Bamiyan region of Afghanistan (where the massive buddhas once... turquoise blue which was traditionally very popular when making pottery: you can read... That blue is very close to the color I intend to use on my lower kitchen cabinets... on the counter tops yet. My kitchen is in a 1950s California ranch, so not quite so..."
2012 Color Trends: Blues for the Kitchen and Bath
"home. Blue will be a strong color in 2012. Sherwin-Williams envisions indigo, water... watery blue-green. Behr and Yolo are trending aqua tones. All of these hues can work... going blue with sensible style. More 2012 Color Trend Ideas: Orange | Red | Green... Wythe Blue a bluish green, but the color is more accurately a greenish blue. I also... pick a blue and white color scheme!!! We love how the powder room we installed in..."
Why Blue and Yellow Can Be Perfect Bedfellows
This color combo evokes clear skies and golden beaches and can bring cheer to even the gloomiest days
"combination of blue and yellow everywhere in nature — waves lapping against the sand, the... yellow and blue contrast wonderfully if used in the right proportions, and can suit a... concrete counters with blue concrete tile flooring. Blue island with yellow accents... yellow and blue combo! I like it for outdoors. My terrace in Indonesia had blue and yellow... other blue and yellow ideas. Yellow and white wallpaper with chippy blue dresser..."
Saturated Color: Peacock Blues
"peacock blue, if you're not into the whole brevity thing) has remained my favorite... better blue in my office - a deep periwinkle. That is my current blue crush. I love... peacock blue reigns. Peacock Blue is a punctuation mark in an environment. Selection... love teal blue, you should really check out the peacock blue rug at Z Gallerie. Pair... beautiful blues, lovely Can someone tell my the name of a good peacock blue? Brand? I..."
It’s Meant to Be: 10 Ways With Blue and White
Bring the energy and cheer of this classic duo to rooms with a splash of accessories or an all-out color wave
"Blue and white are meant to be together — just think of blue skies with white, puffy... contemporary, blue and white always works. Here are 10 ways to introduce a blue and white... dusty/muted blues or turquoise instead of my beloved "true" blues. Blue/white fabrics/... accent of blue walls in a spare room. We use different shades of blue throughout. Lake... y mix blue, white and a little yellow in one of our kitchen projects. Blue is also..."
Opposites Attract: Orange and Blue
"sucker for blue and orange. The combination of the two emits a burst of energy. Until... oranges and blues, this is a very versatile pairing of opposite colors.... orange/blue and white quilt. I want it! wjoy, orange and blue were my college colors... orange and blue. I love orange and blues too and am considering them for some of our... how navy blue and orange work great together. The new take on this trend of mixing turquoise..."