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Iced Color: Hot Ideas For Cool Hues
"Color can definitely warm up a space, but what if you want to cool things down?... all use a little more tranquility. Using colors such as mint green, icy blue or sky... create a serene, refreshing space that will soothe your senses. Now, that's pretty... incorporating a similar color with a deep, dark brown (maybe Behr's Minted Ice 480A-1 and... In have a cool color in my home office. It's blue with a tint of gray. It's called..."
14 Buzzworthy Yellow and Black Interiors
"bumblebee for a bold, glam, elegant or even subtle look for your home... man was a big flower. I tried to stay calm, but the storyteller never took a breath... table — a big black and yellow bumble bee. One dapper gentleman at our table had on... on a sharp-looking white fedora with an orange band and coordinating tie. His outfit... outfit was a standout, and man, could this guy talk. He held everyone's attention with..."
Color and Pattern Play in a Happy New Nursery
A spontaneous mix of pear green, patterns, antiques and modern pieces makes for a cheerful, love-filled room for a baby girl
"a cheerful, love-filled room for a baby girl... A spontaneous mix of pear green, patterns, antiques and modern pieces makes for a... paint color to pillows based on instant attraction. For some of us, this technique... end in a Technicolor mishmash. But somehow Zervas' cheerful pear green walls, pom-pom... asparagus color is a tad bright for my taste, but she has made it all work. I would... livign room a color very similar to this (Behr Asparagus) and I love it. It is so cheerful..."
12 Tried and True Paint Colors for Your Walls
Discover one pro designer's time-tested favorite paint colors for kitchens, baths, bedrooms and more
"paint colors for kitchens, baths, bedrooms and more... saved for fabrics or rugs. Here are some shades of popular, tried and true paint... that the colors you may like may be very different from colors you want to live with... paint color they want but struggle with envisioning the exact shade. Others are just... commit to color because they're not sure what works best with their furniture. One of... paint colors along with their exact name and brand, that I think translate very well to..."
Sangria Hues: Punch Colors for the New Year
"Year with a glass of Sangria...but have you also considered that this festive drink also... coexist in a fun, fruity and festive way.... offers color inspiration? With its mix of red, orange, lemon, lime, grape, melon... vibrant colors and patterns love those pillows fillingspaces. i absolutely love the... contrast. As a result, you can use these bold colors together and still create a space that... the eye. A Sangria red accent wall puts the focus on the tub in this bathroom. Pops..."
The 10 Hottest Color Trends for Spring
"behind a Norman, Oklahoma, Hobby Lobby to compare notes and advocate for their selections... American Color Institute has released its 10 hottest colors for spring 2014, and the... ever had a list with this much variety,” says Nero Schwarz, ACI’s director of chromatic... all the colors were pasty. This year, it’s all over the map.” To arrive at its annual... eight color prognosticators — or “colosticators” — travel throughout the country..."
Guest Picks: Shape Up a Nursery With Colorful Geometrics
These accessories, artwork and bedding pieces work for boys and girls — and for your grown-up sense of style
"pieces work for boys and girls — and for your grown-up sense of style... excuse for me to go virtual nursery shopping. If you are planning a nursery, the really... stores. As for nursery colors and themes, lately I've been drawn toward fresh, bright... bright colors and geometric prints: a combination that is modern and fun, and works equally... eye out for scrumptious baby stuff — no, I am not expecting again (yet!) but several..."
11 Ways to Spice Up Neutral Palettes
Side with texture and pattern in a neutral room for a look that commits to high sophistication and elegance
"pattern in a neutral room for a look that commits to high sophistication and elegance... has been a lot of talk about color lately on Houzz. Threads are buzzing with debate... anything new for them? In this season of green, red and all things sparkly, I didn't want... boring. See for yourself: Neutrals have never looked so good!... Pantone's 2013 Color of the Year, Emerald, which seems to be getting mixed reviews. What about..."
Ombre Cake Colors for Your Home
"cious color gradations work as well in interiors as they do on today's most stylish... dark in a new way, one that reflects nature — especially the sky — and invites you... ombre color trend caught on, cakes were the first things that caught my eye. In the... shades of a similar color as it does between a single color and white. This confection... create a spectrum of color rather than a single solid one. It certainly lights up..."
Kitchen of the Week: Tricolor Finishes Make for One Cool Kitchen
Unexpected colors blended with an artful touch create a subtly sophisticated palette in a timelessly beautiful kitchen
"ected colors blended with an artful touch create a subtly sophisticated palette in... more like colors for a tween girl's room than for a sophisticated California kitchen... undertones and a classic mix of materials, this palette feels fresh, clean and even understated... Kitchen at a Glance Location: Berkeley, California Size: About 200 square feet Cost: $85... like the colors it is only a matter of paint or strain for the cabinets and paint for..."
Crazy for Crimson: 10 Ways to Fall for This Rich Red
"winning color does wonders to enliven its surroundings.... give it a hint of gravitas, and it's fairly easy to work into a palette. Check out... confronted by a crimson flag, hat or T-shirt). But I've always loved this saturated hue,... I have a crimson front door, and I have a red armchair in my brown and green family... I use a sunset and the hues of coral to spontaneously create a moment of awe and... connection to a space. And a red door..... I love that!..."
On Trend: Antique Rugs to Dye For
Saturate a well-worn Turkish rug with vibrant colors, and what do you get? A floor covering that celebrates old and new
"urate a well-worn Turkish rug with vibrant colors, and what do you get? A floor covering... to add a pop of color to a room," says interior designer Melanie Coddington. "They... rug is a unique work of art. Take a look at how designers are finding just the right... antique rugs for a wide variety of rooms and styles.... A wave of antique Turkish rugs in unexpected colors has landed on our shores, and... "They are a fresh, modern take on the antique rug." "These rugs are true antiques from..."
My Houzz: Resisting Restraint in a Tampa Townhouse
An antiques dealer shows how ‘overdoing’ it with color and global collections can create an enormously personal look
"it with color and global collections can create an enormously personal look... passion for antiques, art and color to give the 1980s townhome a much-needed makeover... approached by a couple to see if she would be interested in purchasing a large mirror they... option for me.” Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Charlsie Shine, Lanny Tucker and... it was for sale, and she jumped at the chance to own the home she’d been smitten with..."
My Houzz: A Cabin of Curiosities in Los Angeles
A sheep's head here, a beaded fringe there and layers of exotic prints and art everywhere work wonderfully in a personal "Shangri-La"
"A sheep's head here, a beaded fringe there and layers of exotic prints and art everywhere... and love for art and color. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Julie Vogel and her... With a discerning eye, Vogel has turned her 1,500-square-foot home into a cabin... opening a jewelry box. Set back from the street in South Pasadena, California, her... bedroom, 1 bathroom, library/office That's interesting: Vogel designs the costumes for..."
Accent Tile Stands Out in the Shower
"A Little of Your Favorite Tile Adds a Lot of Color and Fun... possibilities for picking your tile palette in a bathroom can be downright overwhelming.... can pack a big graphic punch by standing out against a simpler background.... of just a box or two of the pricier tiles on the market is to use them as accents.... is in a shower stall. The rest of your tile needs can be met with something less... pebbles are a great choice for a shower surround. If sealed well, they are just as easy..."