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Great Design Plant: Poppy Mallow Wakes Up Hot Garden Spots
Give a dry and sunny garden a jolt of violet-pink color summer to fall — and watch bees and butterflies flock to the nectar
"violet-pink color summer to fall — and watch bees and butterflies flock to the nectar... zing. Poppy mallow, with its long, trailing stems and summerlong show of flowers... adapt to a wide range of growing conditions but is a standout performer in those... I have to keep a wire box over my remaining poppy mallow here in Dallas; the rabbits... Poppy mallow is somewhat invasive in my garden, much more so than the companion..."
So Over Stainless in the Kitchen? 14 Reasons to Give In to Color
Colorful kitchen appliances are popular again, and now you've got more choices than ever. Which would you choose?
"Colorful kitchen appliances are popular again, and now you've got more choices than... strong color on kitchen appliances. In the 1980s we clung to white and sometimes black... started to hide the appliances, camouflaging refrigerators and dishwashers with panel... and want to make them stand out. Once only offered by a few companies, a wide range... appliance color options are now being offered by many manufacturers...."
Great Design Plant: California Poppy
Fall planting: California's state flower offers a glorious spring show and spreads readily in gardens under the right conditions
"The time to plant poppies varies by climate. In mild areas such as California, emulate... California poppies for your own spring wildflower hill or as blasts of color in a naturalistic... easiest to grow is also the best known and the most in-your-face gorgeous: the California... California poppy, either in its shimmering, golden natural form (first photo) or numerous... remember that poppies and their wild ilk have a relatively short season and then look pretty..."
Poppies Pop Up in Home Interiors
"enough to feel old-fashioned, yet so intense they can stand up to cutting-edge interiors... lean, colorful and graphic, poppy blossoms are a designer's dream. They represent... examples of poppy-themed décor for inspiration. Where will they bloom in your home?... love the poppy wallpaper behind the bed - where can I get it? loving poppies, i have... stylize poppy wallpaper in my presentation book to show how removable wallcovering..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Orange
Bring high energy and spirit to your home's entryway with a vibrant shade of orange on the front door
"spirit to your home's entryway with a vibrant shade of orange on the front door... an easy color to work with. Bright orange is intense and needs to be paired with more... high-energy color that hollers, “Look at me!” — a great choice for an entry to a home.... sample color palettes to help get you fired up for an orange front door.... neutral hues to avoid appearing too busy and garish. Lighter, mellower oranges can read..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Blue
Who knew having the blues could be so fun? These 8 exterior color palettes celebrate sunny-day skies to electric nights
"exterior color palettes celebrate sunny-day skies to electric nights... other colors. The key to making them work is to select the right trim and siding... siding colors or materials. These eight exterior sample palettes show how to incorporate... favorite color. It reminds us of the sky and the sea — or perhaps of our school colors... terrific color on your front door. Blue front doors are a bit unusual in that you don't..."
4 Hot Color Trends to Consider for 2013
Bring some zing to your rooms for the new year, with high-energy shades that open the eyes and awaken the spirit
"some zing to your rooms for the new year, with high-energy shades that open the eyes... injecting color as a way to freshen things up. Paint and colorful accessories are a quick... That's not to say you should change your interior with each passing color trend, so pick... affordable way to spice up your home, and with the new year comes a new palette of exciting... therefore want to keep around for a good long time. Here we round up some of the fun colors..."
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
"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... good way to prevent a room from feeling cold and sterile. Here are a handful of my... flattering color for all skin tones. The owner might be hoping that looking good in the... paint colors and a selection of ravishing and inspiring red bathrooms...."
Do You Have a Signature Color? Here's How to Find and Use It
You don't need a TV show or legendary brand to play style maven at home — you just need a color of your own
"brand to play style maven at home — you just need a color of your own... signature color, how to find yours and what to do with it once you've got it.... reasons to home in on your own personal color. Here we'll explore what defines a... orange to Chanel's black and white, a long history of storied brands with signature... signature colors exists. A signature hue can make a brand more memorable, but marketing... decided to redo my bedroom around them. I have to avoid my signature color to keep..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Orange in the Kitchen
"milar to its red neighbor on the color wheel, orange is an attention-grabbing hue... shades tend to read as pastel and peachy. Those tones are fine for a nursery or kids' room... I tend to favor bold bursts of pumpkin, carrot and tangerine. Just a little bit of... they tend to work best in noncluttered, minimalist kitchens. Here you'll see some of... kitchen color choice for those living in cooler climates, because of its warmth. But..."
9 Fun Ceiling Colors to Try Right Now
"creative ways to sneak fun color into a client’s home. It can be tough to pull off an intense... ceiling color is a great way to set the tone in a room and draw the eye upward and... I tend to prefer injecting high-voltage hues in smaller bits and pieces, or in unexpected... for how to make them work in your home.... right bold color is crucial. Here are some of my favorite bold ceiling colors right now... intense color on all four walls of a room without making the space feel small, dark..."
Inspired Color: Flowers to Home
"summer to fall. You know the seasons have started to shift when you're switching from... clinging to the bright, vivid tones of summer, but you're also ready to add in warm... sandals to boots, crave grilled cheese sandwiches over ice cream sandwiches, and sense... fall colors. Here, finds for the home that color match this bouquet and its bright... The colors in this flower bouquet remind me of that noticeable transition from summer..."
Guest Picks: Add Some Color to Your Cool Summer Shower
"yours to cool down or wash the sand off of your toes, here are my favorite picks... e way to change the entire look of a room. I just bought a wild watermelon, white... cases, to use as a shower curtain (lined of course) It has totally transformed my... I had to laugh at the 'Shower with a friend' curtain. My wonderful dog decided he... wanted to get in the shower with me this evening. He normally hates water so it was..."
8 Ways to Live Happily Ever After With a Colorphobe
"your color cravings with these win-win decorating maneuvers... beholden to beige. You long for lavender; she insists on ecru. You beg for burnt orange;... couple to do? Fear not — there's room for compromise. These strategies can help... around to the joys of stretching the spectrum.... For color fans, there is no pain like the pain of discovering that your live-in partner... beautiful ways to introduce colour. Thanks for the reminder to prune the forsythia so I can..."
Rooms Spring to Life With Bold Floral Patterns
No shrinking violets here. These fearless patterns show that flowers can give power to everything from English cottages to modern lofts
"power to everything from English cottages to modern lofts... from rugs to walls. But there's no reason to take sides. Bold flower patterns are gorgeous... tempting to write something about these bold floral patterns "not being your grandmother's... I'd love to know where to find the colorful rug under the table in the third photo from... where to find the teal flower wallpaper (2nd to last) and the cheerful yellow wallpaper..."