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Color Guide: How to Work With Orange
Orange is the most controversial color in the spectrum, but its warmth and personality can charm almost anyone
"controversial color in the spectrum, but its warmth and personality can charm almost anyone... pop of color or a more muted background color used to warm up a room. It looks amazing... It's the color of sunsets and tropical fruit, and it is undeniably cheery and bold.... controversial color in the spectrum. More people claim to have strong positive or negative... match the colors well and pick the right curtains and even wall color. I think the brick/loud..."
Accent a Room With Colorful Trim
"you add color to trim, mantels and more... 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... other colors in the room. As to whether they sing? Well … you be the music critic... powerful colors, I' m encouraged to try. Thanks! Trim color Trim Sam as wall color..."
My Houzz: Colorful Hand Painting Bedecks a Creative Home
A kaleidoscope of colors on walls, furniture and fabrics brings an energetic spirit to a 1920s colonial in Texas
"pe of colors on walls, furniture and fabrics brings an energetic spirit to a 1920s... rainbow of colors and whimsical design. Hand-painted murals, ombré dining walls, an impressive... More color than I can handle on a daily basis. BUT, I love that gray wall color... I am a color person (no neutrals if possible). The colors in this house are beautifully... it's colourful and beautiful! Lovely use of vibrant colours, especially the purple..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Gray in the Bath
Go for elegance and sophistication without going overboard on coolness, using these gray bathroom paint picks and inspirational photos
"backdrop color, I love bright colors and find gray the perfect foil for many colors... neutral color, I can put almost any color towel in there and it works. Now I can't... that grey color to your bath. For other products, and colors of our natural lava stone... Gray colors Grey colors Couleur gris Want to use grey but don't want it to come... bathroom wall color. Not enthused, I painted the walls and was quite surprised when I finished..."
Zest for Orange Stays Strong in Fall 2012
"veral color trend forecasters declared bright orange the color of the year for 2012... eye-popping color. The nice thing about intense orange is that a little goes a long way... accent colors to add color and interest to my staged homes. Orange accent colors also... Pantone 2013 color of the year :). I love all the burnt colors of autumn. This is definitely... love the color orange and have used it all around my house. It is a very cosy color..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Green in the Kitchen
Consider a taste of Romaine or Pale Green Tea to make your kitchen walls or cabinets the freshest ones around
"fantastic color choice for a kitchen. Bright, crisp greens such as lime or leafy green... the color of foods you like to eat, and you can't go wrong with this fresh hue... spectrum in color, meaning we use no black colorants in our formulas, instead using multiple... create each color, low VOC, eco friendly. We have 496 carefully edited colors that are... accent color in my mostly "muslin-colored" kitchen with copper accents. A garden window..."
Duck Egg Blue, the Friendliest Color Around
This appealing hue transcends trends, spans styles and gets along with many other colors. Could it be right for one of your rooms?
"other colors. Could it be right for one of your rooms?... neutral color and an accent color, working beautifully as both a backdrop and a feature... other colors and interior styles with ease.... 'real' colors used that you can discern what color it is rather than so many shades... calming colors, and these shades lovely color - modern yet sophisticated and calming... a calm colour) by Wattyl (in Australia) This color is so inviting and serene. Blue..."
When to Paint Your House Brown
Nature loves brown, from rich soil to sunlit sand, and so do home exteriors with a traditional or Craftsman bent
"that the color brown became the de facto choice for Prairie and Craftsman houses. Brown... other colors could not. Perhaps this is because these styles are celebrations of... other colors in the details are the most interesting and rich, as you'll see here... paint color for their houses. And I do loved the color of it too! http://www.st... is the color name. We paired it with a lighter (almost peanut butter) color with..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Brown
It's all over nature and the decorating world too. From light latte to dark walnut, there's a brown for everyone
"duck egg colour one go? Magnolia? Duck egg? What colors are those? Creamy white magnolia... those colors. If so, those with the dark brown are great starter colors for a whole... those colors would be your base for accessories. Do you like colorful, or basically... creamy/white colour and duck egg is blue, I prefer more neutral colours.. However not going... love cozy colours., Dark Brown is a perfect backdrop for colors. Mine are not eyepopping..."
Dare to Choose a More Colorful Neutral
"actual color. Value is a description of how light or dark a color is. Chroma is how... primary color like blue or a secondary color like green is another way to add the feel... feel of a color without adding the weight of a color.... beige color schemes. While it's true that browns and beiges can be a good place to... Individual colors are described as having hue, value, chroma, shade, tone and tint. Put... bright a color is. Shade describes the addition of black, tone describes the addition..."
12 Top Colors for Night Owls
"home colors reach their peak at the end of the day. Which is your favorite evening... straight from Color 101, but I've forgotten it more than once: Always test paint colors in... true: Some colors reach their peak just when the day is winding down. Check out these... saturated color; a paler color just will not provide enough substance (however, if you... repeat colors from one room to the next (i.e. if the color is apricot in the dining..."
Eye-Catching Colors for Your Kitchen Floor
"putting bold color on your ceiling. Now let's focus downward, on the floor, as a canvas... injecting fun color into a room. This is a great option for those who have an unsightly wood... tried coloring it with some such colors. In fact I am sceptical. Not quite sure... add my colors elsewhere so I can change it easily when I get bored with the color... decor colors?" I'd feel a bit trapped with some of the sample colors. But that's..."
10 Wonderful Ways to Colorize a White-Walled Room
Drawing a blank on white walls, you say? These decorating ideas can help your rooms come alive with color
"for big color. Here are some fun ideas to inspire those of you who are staring at white... ways to color yourself happy, as there are shades of color on the planet. Color, no... with color, through these colored-cement lovelies designed by David Mitchell for... was with colored walls. In terms of bringing the color into the room abstract art is... to add color! Here is an easy and removable way to add color and style to a white..."
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Green From the Great Outdoors
"nurturing color. The color of forests, spring gardens, fresh produce, herbs, mountains... found colors in the world — and because of this, we find it naturally soothing. When... paint colors out there have little relation to the natural world. Start looking at... interior color palette coming together more easily. Let’s get started.... appetizing color, perfect for a kitchen. I love green! It's my favorite color and prominent..."
Kitchen Color: 15 Ravishing Red Backsplashes
"of ruby-colored tiles or back-painted glass... of the color wheel to focus on rousing reds. Red can be a tricky color to work with... other loud colors or elements, the effect can be overwhelming and at times garish. The... then the colour scheme in the kitchen. I love colour in the home. Many of the above... use bold colours. If you feel that bold colours aren't your 'thing' then use texture... between this color and the same tile in Spiced Ginger, a neutral color. The material itself..."