Curated Kravet-Greenery, Pantone Color of the Year

20 January 2017 0 Comments Category: Uncategorized

GREENERY – Pantone’s Nature-Inspired Choice for Color of the Year

Greenery, is meant to capture the hope and transformation yearned for each Spring.  In this post, I would like to add some of the colors Pantone pairs with their bright and vibrant hue. One of the best things Pantone offers are more palettes from which to pull from when designing around their choice. I have selected two of those palettes that I am very fond of for use in interior design and have paired them with shots from nature that would work as their inspiration. The living room pictures that […]
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Benjamin Moore Colour of the Year 2016

22 November 2016 0 Comments Category: Uncategorized

Benjamin Moore Color of the Year

Introducing Shadow, [2117-30] a member of the aubergine family. This color is dramatic and bold, and it exudes self-confidence. Quite the contrast from last year’s choice of Simply White. It is one of 23 colors in the expansive Benjamin Moore 2017 palette. photos courtesy of benjamin moore   “It ebbs and flows with its surroundings, and light brings it to life. Rich, royal amethyst can fade into the soft lilac-grey of distant mountains or morph into lustrous coal. Indulge your mysterious side. Let Shadow set the mood.”         […]
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Duralee

24 October 2016 0 Comments Category: Uncategorized

Fall Color Forecast From Pantone – Cool

According to the Pantone Color Institute, color trends are taking on well-defined, gender-neutral, and nontraditional tones this fall.  Pantone has released a single color forecast for both men and women and whether in fashion or for the home, their choices are lush and smart.  Blue, yellow and reddish-browns are the dominant story—all in an effort to achieve calmness and bring in stability and confidence. “Blue skies represent constancy as they are always above us. Grays give a feeling of stability, Red tones invite confidence and warmth, while the hot Pinkish […]
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EILEEN KATHRYN BOYD - Duralee

20 October 2016 0 Comments Category: Uncategorized

Fall Color Forecast From Pantone – Warm

In this post, we have warm colors from the 2016 Pantone Fall Color Report and although there are ten colors that complete this palette, today we will focus on three.  I have chosen bold colors this year. PANTONE As in the last post, the images below feature fabrics and wallcoverings from Duralee and Robert Allen.   * * * * YELLOW An uplifting color, this subdued hue will tend to go brown as opposed to green in the bright versions.  Mustard yellow gives the room a welcoming and comforting feel […]
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