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All the Ways Color Invades Us
Color for alertness, for rest — and for a calming effect? Explore some ways we can benefit from our use of color around the house
"use of color around the house... Color for alertness, for rest — and for a calming effect? Explore some ways we can... About Color will be released September 17, 2013. How exactly do the colors in a... dynamite color palette? How can you really see color afresh again?... design, color and visual culture. She lives in Chicago, Illinois, and her first book... course, color consultants). As a writer about visual culture, my approach to color..."
Bold Color: Yes You Can!
"vibrant color around the house from 5 fearless designers and homeowners... of the house, bring in an exuberant rainbow. Here's a look at five homes we've toured... bright bold color into your home. Make a departure from all-white and safe neutrals — you... examples of colour added to staged houses for a WOW factor they would remember. Except... wanting to paint this dresser orange. Now he sees the light! I love all this colour. Safe..."
Guest Picks: Colorful Art
"prints and paintings are a surefire way to brighten up bare walls around the home... add some color. Here are some punchy prints that I've spotted around the web that are... these paintings!!! With one good, multi-colored piece of art, you can build a color... beautiful color here. That's what it's all about! these art paintings are really great... all the colorful art here. Nice post Melanie! Check out the very colorful and affordable..."
Color Feast: 6 Deliciously Uncommon Dining Room Color Combos
"dining room color, we discussed dining room color in terms of one dominant hue in the space... it up, color-wise, for the finale, and focus on multihued dining spaces. This may... advanced color selection to some; it can be tricky to integrate multiple bold colors... to pick colors that harmonize with one another, and to use brighter hues sparingly... favorite colorful dining spaces on Houzz, along with suggested palettes for you to try..."
House Proud: Peacock Grandeur in Home Décor
"flamboyant colors and shapes of the peacock's plumes... up the paint on your car if they decide to roost on it. So although I do love their... photo. I painted it -- peacock blue of course! I have an Imari plate with two peacocks... favorite color combination and the peacock patters is a fun new look. I always enjoy... market. The colors just knock my socks off! There are wild peacocks living in my neighborhood..."
Kids' Room Color Wisdom: How Colors Affect Behavior
Nurture sensitivity, counter restlessness, encourage confidence ... learn the effects of colors to make your child's room happy and healthy
"effects of colors to make your child's room happy and healthy... sensitive to color's impact. So the importance of picking out just the right color for a... Color has the ability to inspire, excite, soothe, heal and even agitate. This is... the way color influences our minds and bodies, keep in mind that every child is different;... bring color into your child's room, this information from The Complete Book of Color..."
Inspired by Fall: Reds, Oranges and Browns at Home
"in the color with shades of autumn all over the house... the same colors? Not only will they warm up your home while the outdoor temperatures... these colors will also provide an updated personality, each in their own unique way... a fall color scheme. Check out these shots to see how others have done so. More color... around the colors of a favorite painting. And why not display the books and everyday objects... their colour scheme, or add a bowl of limes or lemons to a table because it adds..."
How to Research Your Home's History
"what your house looked like in a previous life to make updates that fit — or just for... of your house. What did it look like when it was built? Who lived in it? What changes... your house has been, the easier it will be to move forward. But where on earth do you... perfect colors or seeking the right newel post, the more you know about where your... different colors to paint your house. Bungalow Colors is a great reference as well, even..."
Houzz Tour: Color Brings a Family-Friendly Show House to Life
Apple green, salmon pink and bodacious blues dance through fabrics and furnishings in a Pennsylvania show house
"this show house in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania. Her mission was to highlight key... use of color. She stands by her belief that color is for everyone; people just have... right color for them. Her love of vibrant, splashy hues and new combinations of... of the house says "do not touch". One of the least Kid friendly houses I,ve seen.... decorate a house in their own personal taste. This is a perfect example. The house is..."
My Houzz: Color and Texture Fill an Eclectic Pittsburgh Row House
Moroccan touches join exposed brick, salvaged materials and scads of books in this home for a creative couple
"Pittsburgh row house be shockingly transformed into an arty and eclectic home that perfectly... the end, color and texture dominate by way of exposed brick and ceiling beams, a vibrant... coat of paint which allows the paint to adhere. Re: painting cabinets. I am having... doors and painted with antique white chalk paint. Its a great, fun house. Nice job!... fantastic house. brand/sheen/color of the front door, PLEASE?? i want to paint this weekend..."
My Houzz: Color This Utah Home Terrific
Candy-colored walls lit up by sunlight and a streamlined, open layout make a family’s new house one of a kind
"family’s new house one of a kind... Candy-colored walls lit up by sunlight and a streamlined, open layout make a family’s... wanted color, tons of natural light and a unique contemporary design that paid homage... Love this house! Very cool house, but....when people organize their books by color, how... of the house is totally amazing even though it is not for me. The house itself is... bright colour, and colour blends, these colours don't work for me..the house doesn't..."
An Architect's Guide to Color
Color is beckoning this season, and one architect is heeding the call with variations on his favorite color to tempt your house's palette
"favorite color to tempt your house's palette... Color is beckoning this season, and one architect is heeding the call with variations... selecting a color can be difficult. Fortunately I've developed a handy color chart.... choosing colours for our new house. DH says - oh just paint it all white ... thinking... have to paint the whole house - inside and out, but the colors don't show - just words... me with painting my walls in my new house...then I open it and couldn't figure out..."
Houzz Tour: Color Makes for a Spirited Georgia Home
Hot pink, turquoise and bright green, plus playful patterns, turn a bland 1980s house into a sight worth drinking in
"1980s house into a sight worth drinking in... her own house in Deactur, Georgia, she let her love of color fly to create a home that... intoxicated by color, which is why she named her company Colordrunk Designs. When it came... freedom to paint paint wallpaper. Also, in love with navy/turquoise. Your house is absolutely... 1925 farm house in SE Portland, OR, I love! color and the house is currently so neutral... in this house escapes me. Geez. Laurel, Bah Humbug! Such a lovely, joyful house..."
Budget Decorator: 25 Fab Projects With 1 Paint Can
Whether there's only an inch left or your paint can overfloweth, these household painting projects will get your creative juices flowing
"or your paint can overfloweth, these household painting projects will get your creative... creative painting ideas include something for every room in the house.... question that paint reigns supreme. But if you really want to make the most of your purchase... can of paint by using it in a number of smaller projects. Whether you are starting... can of paint! It never ceases to amaze me how paint can transform a room. I like..."
Street Smart: Room Color Ideas from an Ice Cream Shop
"and the colors of the shop's whimsical wall mural. The pops of coral reds, coral pinks... mural is a color palette that I'm loving right now.... splashes of painted color. These mini ombre pots would awaken any windowsill with a sweet... rad. Painting a radiator in an ombre pattern like this one from WaryMeyers brings... into your house with this whimsical strand of fabric flowers. This bedroom personifies... watercolors. Color tipsIf you're looking to decorate a room with this color palette, keep..."