Today its dreary & wet in the upper left corner of the country.. Like r e a l l y wet. It’s a little tough to keep up a good attitude under these conditions, so here is a cheery reminder … Continue reading
This summer I got the great fortune of seeing some really old buildings , on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean. I suppose it goes without saying that the richness, and luxuriousness that you find in european buildings is due … Continue reading
Ok, how can you deny that this woman is the guru of color???? Her interiors are something you feel and not see. The colors and textures she uses create an entirely unique environment, like an art installation. How you feel … Continue reading
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In Maple Leaf, the local notable architect James Chiarelli’s personal residence was built between 1948 and 1950. In 2013 it was renovated by the current owners to update the interior while remaining incredibly faithful to the original design. The home … Continue reading
I have learned a bit about color & aging over the past few months. I often don’t like to write about color psychology and how it affects our lives, because either you believe it or you don’t. What I do … Continue reading
Blue and white: A color duo that has remained an important design influence from the 14th century in China until today. Is it the crispness of the contrasts, the ease in which it blends with traditional, transitional and contemporary interior … Continue reading
Hey y’all- I had a chance to chat with Gretchen Schauffler ( creator @ Devine Paint) at the Room & Board event last month- She is very excited about the roll out of her paint @ Target- In fact, Huffington … Continue reading
1. Paint trim same as wall if you live in a traditional house but want to have a modern look:- this brings attention to the form of the architectural details- 2. Have less contrast between wall and trim for a … Continue reading
Join me for this discussion! A panel of color nerds ( me included:) will chat about tips for using color in your home- July 31st at 6:45- RSVP on their website