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A Primer on Testing and Selecting Color for Interior Walls

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Choosing the best interior colors for your project can be one of the more personal and challenging decisions you’ll make.  There are many  dynamics and nuances to consider and to apply.  Light and the surrounding colors have the greatest effect on our perception of color.  The base color, texture, and finish will also effect the […]

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Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

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What’s new for 2019? Let me give you the insider’s tour. February was a fun month for me as I made my yearly venture to the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) in Las Vegas.  KBIS has been the showcase for the latest products, trends, and technologies in the kitchen and bath industry for more than […]

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Chinoiserie In History And In Our Homes Today

Chinoiserie - Inspiration for Chinese style in interior design

Chinoiserie In History And In Our Homes Today Porcelain is a ceramic made of a fine clay called kaolin. When mixed with other materials and fired at high temperatures, kaolin produces a hard and durable ceramic. The Chinese began the development of porcelain towards the end of the Han dynasty (25-222 B.C.). Our continued use […]

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Pantone Living Coral

Pantone Colour of the Year 2019 - Living Coral

Announcing Pantone’s Color of the Year 2019 Each year the color experts at Pantone comb the world to find their inspiration for the color that will influence and create color trends for interior design, fashion, homeware, and industrial design, with the culmination resulting in what is called the Pantone Color of the Year. This year […]

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My Favorite Decor Finds For 2018

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My Favorite Decor Finds For 2018 Whether you celebrate for religious reasons or as tradition, the Holiday season is truly a special time of year.  It is time to celebrate the season and enjoy the spirit of it all, even those ugly sweaters. Well, maybe not the sweaters. With all the holiday decorating I have been doing […]

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