Pantone’s 2012 Color of the Year Announced:  Tangerine Tango!

Pantone’s 2012 Color of the Year Announced: Tangerine Tango!

As a Nashville based Color Consultant, it’s my job to pay close attention to the color trends coming down the pike.  Those trends affect what we will see in the stores in the coming year and what options you will have in fashion and home decor.  Scant hours ago,...

Take A Chance On Your Stairs

When we bought our 1939 home 10 years ago, we removed dated carpet from our stairs and discovered painted pine stairs.  It’s not like they were nice wood that could be refinished, so we simply painted them with white oil-based porch paint.  Worked great, but it...

Pink is the Thing for Spring!

Think pink!  It’s about time pink came around again.  I’m not ashamed to admit that I ADORE pink – my favorites are ballet pinks like Benjamin Moore’s Pristine OC-75 and Pink Moire 50 and Pantone’s Color of the year 2011:  Honeysuckle...

Pink + Turquoise = It’s a Festivus Miracle!

  Source Usually when Pantone’s “Color of the Year” comes out, it’s a big surprise (or shock) to most people.  That’s because it usually marks a departure from what we’ve had the year before, and it’s typically in an...

2011 Color of the Year . . .

Pantone, the world renown color authority, has announced it’s 2011 Color of the Year.  Honeysuckle Pink!  If I sound excited, it’s because I am.  I love a good pink, and I’m not going to apologize for it.      Pantone’s Leatrice Eiseman...