Paint Colors of the Year 2017

Paint Colors of the Year 2017

Why is choosing color so difficult? It's not like you step in to the paint store only to be confronted by 100 different shades of white... 

Exactly. It's those hundred shades of white that make choosing colors a task that can stall a decorating project before it has even started. It's often helpful to start small, so let's take a look at four colors that four different companies have chosen as their "Color of the Year."

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Five New Year's Resolutions for Your Home

Five New Year's Resolutions for Your Home

As a new year rolls around, many of us begin thinking about resolutions that will offer us a fresh start. This year, rather than imagining you will make a big behavioral shift in yourself (AKA I really don't want to give up wine for a month, thanks) why not take some time to focus on the spaces around us, and see how to use these to make little shifts in how we approach things. After all, it's far more fun to redecorate than it is to diet, am I right?

With that in mind, we've got a great new free guide to giveaway ...

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Painted Cabinets

Painted Cabinets

Current trends in kitchen design favor a little color and I'm a fan of this. Monochromatic, all white kitchens have their place, but painting your cupboards is a great way to add some color without coating your walls. And if you anchor the room with color on the lower cabinets, you can still have a clean, light look from the counter top to the ceiling

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Gorgeous Glassware

Gorgeous Glassware

Holiday entertaining and decorating can sometimes feel a bit overwhelming. One way to approach this with a bit of sanity is to simply tackle one thing at a time. If you can't overhaul your whole look, spruce it up in one area. Cocktails and mixed drinks have never been hotter, so why not put a bit of focus on your glassware.

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Fall Colors from Pantone and FTD

Fall Colors from Pantone and FTD

I recently featured two of my favourite colors from Pantone 2016 Fall Color report: spicy mustard and Shark Skin. But there are many more gorgeous tones for this season, and FTD has created a fantastic set of Pinterest boards and decor ideas, each featuring a color from the fall line up.

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