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Loving Color: A Rainbow of Sofas
"bring in color with accents, like pillows. But if we all followed this idea to go with... all the colorful sofas live? Sometimes, you can't check the box next to "stock color... choose a color that speaks to you. Here's a rainbow of possibilities to get you started... great colors are simply unavailable from the mainstream retailers... ...and if you... to see colorful sofas like i have! by the way, i had to order custom fabric for one..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Red in the Bath
Rev up your space and flatter all skin tones with bold, beautiful red on bathroom walls, floors and fixtures
"flattering color for all skin tones. The owner might be hoping that looking good in the... tricky color to pull off in a small space that gets little light, as is the case in... Warm colors tend to advance, so a red bathroom will feel smaller and more closed... paint colors and a selection of ravishing and inspiring red bathrooms.... metallic accent, whimsical deco with vintage prints; accent color idea of turquoise..."
Decorating 101: How to Choose Your Colors
"is: What colors should you use?... great color palette is truly amazing. Karen adds the unexpected accent color! Color... enough color! Perfect ! Well done! My favorite accent color is red. I cannot live... favourite accent colours. It adapts well to the different seasons, holidays and lighting... forgo accent walls and rely on my furnishings to add color. It's a stunning tran... choice of accent color. I somehow gravitate to this but I don't normally wear this color..."
Houzz Tour: Boston Home Goes 'Ironic Traditional'
Masterfully mixing colorful patterns and fun-loving accents, a designer turns her traditional New England house into a spirited home
"mixing colorful patterns and fun-loving accents, a designer turns her traditional... put some color into my house. I love the choice of colors. Thanks and enjoy the house... pattern and colour are inspiring! Your house feels alive! Brilliant use of color! What... Love the colors!! It caught my attention. Everything is so colorful but then the living... That's color done right! Thanks for sharing. Charmean Neithart Wish she would come..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Beige
If you yawn and dismiss it, you're missing out on beige's infinite subtleties and the possibilities it brings to room designs
"other colors might look great with it. It's slapped on cheap apartments and homes... popular colour sold...love this article but my favourite accent colour is orange YES... change the accent colors seasonally or according to you whims. You do have to be careful... different colours to accent the room. But our current house was entirely painted in... cream color on the walls (similar to a french vanilla look), accented with a deep..."
Houzz Quiz: What Color Should Your Front Door Be?
Think you’re hip enough for orange? Or optimistic enough for yellow? Take our front-door personality quiz and find out
"yourself with color. But which color truly reflects you? This handy quiz is here to help... black accents (door, and we spray painted the metal accent lighting that looked corroded... as an accent color. My house is painted white brick with grey as a trim color, the... shutters/ accents are currently red. We were contemplating changing out the colors.... those colors! An accent pillow here or there maybe.... Amazing - I got black -..."
Everything's Coming Up Coral
"range Accents Give a Home a Beach-Sunset Glow... bold color of coral screams warm weather to me. Perhaps because it's such a hot... fresh color punch. Thanks! Coral colors have always been too risky for me, but I... want more color in my adjoining rooms. If you love Coral colors perhaps you'd love... punch color in my living room, with it playing against greys, browns, beiges, and... perfect color combos it works perfectly. @natalia - I love that first bathroom with..."
Kitchen of the Week: 1920s Renovation in California
An outmoded kitchen for a family gets modern amenities, a fresh teal-accented palette and smart lighting
"fresh teal-accented palette and smart lighting... bright accents and integrated smart lighting to open up the space.... change accent color in the future. The stainless steel appliances don't work with... little accent of teal! I like it just on the door fronts too, I think it would have... compliment the coloured timber Apparently some people prefer the 'sterile white box' look... use of color. I am not a fan of all white everything. I think it is beautiful and..."
Create a Stir With Paint
Sure, you could whisk up an accent wall and call it a day. But for truly sublime rooms, brush up on these creative paint ideas
"up an accent wall and call it a day. But for truly sublime rooms, brush up on these... up, an accent wall. I am guilty of it all. But this is only a drop in the gallon... Paint colors http://goo.gl/zfyVj Samantha, if you use repositional, removable wa... use of color-blocking for display items. Here's an example of how I've used it for... room: color, for one, but also playfulness, depth and a backdrop for items worthy..."
Grown-Up Ideas for Chalkboard Paint
"have 'accent' peices in the same color The photos are of the Royal St. Kitt's... love that color combo too. Sounds really nice! Love chalkboard paint - thinking of mixing... in any color by adding grout mix. Find the recipe on Martha Stewart's website. The... the non-color. Dark chalkboard gray feels much more approachable, and if it's too dark..."
Ravishing Reds, Pinks and Purples for Fall 2012
Whether you love a fine wine color or go cuckoo for berry, this season's runways are offering some hues for your home to savor
"fine wine color or go cuckoo for berry, this season's runways are offering some hues... Love bold colors as accent and in accessories, not the intire room though. In regular... not, I'd accent my walls with these strategically year round! Purple and red are my... these colors are only "seasonal". If you love color, deep beautiful color, they... Awesome color! I never, ever click the color articles on house because they always..."
Strategies to Create Color Flow Throughout a Home — a Case Study
Unite your indoor and outdoor rooms with a consistent color palette, for cohesion and a polished look
"consistent color palette, for cohesion and a polished look... maintaining color flow throughout. "For us, picking colors is all about memory," she says... eclectic, colorful spaces are all the rage. But though many are over matchy-matchy furniture... paint colors, some consistency throughout the home isn't a bad thing. Done right... right, color coordinating leads to better flow and a polished, cohesive interior design..."
Color Guide: How to Use Teal
This blue-green color is a versatile classic for walls, furniture and accessories, conjuring everything from the tropics to the Tropicana
"blue-green color is a versatile classic for walls, furniture and accessories, conjuring... and its color wheel match is coral. But it also works with cream, navy, pinks and... great color or accent color for my kitchen? Just painted our bedroom this teal color... purple accents. I am sick of this color scheme and recently purchased a teal and... :) The color I have on my walls works great with the teal or peacock accents...as..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Red Ocher
"ancient colors originally derived from clays and minerals. Both were used extensively... is the color of the clay the Namibian woman smear on their skin and hair. It's the... the color of the cliffs of Sedona, Arizona, and the dust in Kauai, Hawaii. It's red... of fall colors. It also looks lovely with charcoal gray, which tames it a little (think... — also colors of the natural world. As you can see from the 17 examples below, it's..."
Taste a Rainbow: 11 Top Home Decorating Colors and How to Use Them
Prime yourself for spring painting season with our color-happy guide to working with popular shades around the home
"with our color-happy guide to working with popular shades around the home... might love color; you might hate it. Beige could be the most used color in your apartment... about color, there are endless ways to use it to make over a space, create a mood... guides to color have you covered for the spring painting season.... with the colors in the other rooms and then been picked up as an accent color to tie... that the accents - all white, silver or dipped color - that we chose to add to the scene..."