Tag Archives: blue bedroom

Thinking of Updating Your Home with Gray? When You Should Think Again . . .

It seems like everyone is jumping of the gray bandwagon.  Are you considering updating your home with gray walls?  You may just need to think again . . .  

A Blue Bedroom Earns High Marks

As a Paint Color Consultant, I do lots of blue bedrooms – it’s true.  Occasionally it’s a greige, once in a while a green, possibly a grayed lavender, but by-and-large I help my clients choose just the right blue for their bedrooms.  I guess that’s because it’s peaceful, calming, soothing – when it’s just right. […]

America’s Favorite Paint Colors

Have you noticed lately that all the big shelter magazines are flooded with content about COLOR?  Specifically, PAINT COLOR.  The latest issue of House Beautiful featured a survey that asked thousands of readers and several hundred interior designers and design bloggers about their favorite (and least favorite) paint colors. Photo by Matt Barker for The […]

How to Create a Color Palette for your Home

There are several different ways to go about choosing a color palette for your home, but I find many people need help figuring out how to incorporate varying colors and still get “flow.”   Flow just refers to how the colors transition as you walk from room to room, without seeming jarring or surprising (in […]

Life’s a Beach . . . But You Already Know That

I’m headed home from the beach today and coming back to reality.  photo by Kristie Barnett   This is where we stayed the first few days.  I must admit I couldn’t resist staging it up a bit so that I could really enjoy our stay. photo by Kristie Barnett  This was the way it looked […]

Colorful Home Tour: Jamie Levitt

Want to add life and vitality to your home?  Then add a heavy dose of saturated color.  Designer Jamie Levitt did just that in her own family home.  Think dark gray is boring?  See how fabulous it looks in her dining room when paired with fun, saturated color in chair fabrics and adjacent wall colors.

Spring Bedroom Makeover

Hope you all had a wonderful Easter.  Now we can wear white shoes and all that, so it’s officially springtime!  So let’s start the week with a colorful bedroom makeover.   This bedroom is in the home of one of my favorite clients.