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My Favorite Color? Blue&Green

When I was in college, back in the style-challenged ’70s, my response to “What’s your favorite color?” was always “blueANDgreen.” They came as a set for me, and even the vintage floral fabrics of that decade still have a nostalgic, times-were-great-back-then appeal. 108 more words


Analogous Color Scheme

Creating an Analogous Color Scheme

Last week I gave you a brief lesson in color theory and how to use a color wheel. Today I am going to expand on how to create an analogous color scheme. 254 more words

Interior Decorating

Luscious Paint Colors: Warm Brown

What is more welcoming in a home than rich warm color when you open the door. There are no rules that say your walls have to be a shade of white. 223 more words

Color Trends

Great Color Combos: Pink & Orange

One glance at Taylor Swift’s Grammy red carpet ensemble and I was inspired. What a great color combo! Reminiscent of gorgeous summer sunsets and gardens of spring tulips, hot pink and vibrant coral scream happiness and passion. 168 more words


Change Your Front Door Color

Driving through a little town recently, I glanced around as usual, admiring architecture, making a mental note about what color combinations to try and which ones really do not work, and generally looking for color and design inspiration. 311 more words


Feng Shui and Interior Wall Color (Part 2)

Painting one or more walls an accent color can be great or horrible, from a design viewpoint and from a feng shui perspective. Remove the possibility of “horrible” results by following two rules: Pick your accent color from the bagua chart, and… 986 more words

Inside The Home

Feng Shui and Interior Wall Color (Part 1)

Wall color is a subject that is near and dear to my heart. There are only two rooms in our house that are white—the bathroom and the library. 489 more words

Inside The Home