Sophisticated Paint Colors and a Few Sweet Upgrades

Sophisticated Paint Colors and a Few Sweet Upgrades

Fresh, but not cold.  Sophisticated, but not formal.  Updated.  Welcoming.  Interesting.  This is how many of my clients describe the overall look they want for their homes.   The lady of this house isn’t afraid of color, but wasn’t completely...
Finding the Paint Color Sweet Spot in a Cozy Bedroom Makeover

Finding the Paint Color Sweet Spot in a Cozy Bedroom Makeover

It’s another chilly morning here in Nashville.  We even saw a bit of snow yesterday, which is unheard of before Thanksgiving!  It’s the perfect day to share my client’s warm and cozy bedroom makeover.   cozy reading spot    I’ve always...

Painting Progress and a Visit from Granny

Halloween week is always fun, putting together costumes with the kids and eating all kinds of candy you simply should not be.  I have three zits on my forehead right now because of it.    My work week was productive, as well.  Lots of painting going on this week with...
How a Subtle Paint Color Difference Can Make All the Difference

How a Subtle Paint Color Difference Can Make All the Difference

When people hire me to do a paint color consultation for their home, they are typically looking for very different colors than what they currently have.  Occasionally, I encounter a space with fixed elements that demand a certain color, but the room is painted a wrong...
Why You Shouldn’t Paint Your Dining Room Gray

Why You Shouldn’t Paint Your Dining Room Gray

While grays are uber-popular now, as a Paint Color Consultant I typically steer clients clear of gray for dining rooms.  Here’s the reason:  dining rooms are typically full of wood furnishings. Neutral grays don’t work well as a backdrop for wood tones...