Tag Archives: paint color help

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.  

Choosing a Better Paint Color Palette

I’m heading to church camp with my daughters and will be slightly “off the grid” for a few days, but I wanted to leave you with some color inspiration before I go!  I recently did a color and design consultation with a new client who recently moved into a new build in a historic area […]

Painting The Town – Actually, Many Towns Across the Country

I’ve been doing online paint color and design consultations for several years now.  Along with my on-site work with local clients, I did more than ever online paint color and design consultations in 2013.  I thought it would be fun to do a graphic to illustrate where I’ve been “painting the town” over the last […]

Confused by Paint Color? Help is On the Way!

I'm an educator at heart. I'm not a Color Consultant who simply tells a homeowner which colors to paint their walls without working through a collaborative and educational process first. I've found that there are so many people who suffer from SPCC, or Severe Paint Color Confusion. I want my clients to understand how and why we've landed on the final color selections for their […]

Contemporary Living Room Project in East Nashville

I have this cool client in East Nashville who recently renovated a historic home that she and her young family had been living in for several years. I thought I’d share some things we’ve been working on together in her home.   They added on a great room off the back of the house, adjoining […]

The Real-Life Results of a Virtual Exterior Paint Color Consultation

As a paint color specialist in the Nashville area, an Exterior Paint Consultation is one of the services I offer.   A  few months ago, I did an Exterior Color Consultation for a client who was wanting to have the brick painted on her home.  If you remember from this post, my client wasn’t sure what color to choose or whether […]

Nashville Color Expert Announces 2012 Color of the Year: Wythe Blue

For those who questioned the staying power of blues, paint giant Benjamin Moore recently announced their Color of the Year 2012 – and it’s one of my favorites, Wythe Blue HC- 143.   Wythe Blue is in Benjamin Moore’s Historic Color Collection, but don’t let that fool you.  This watery greeny-blue is fresh enough for a […]

The Best of Gray

Yesterday Maria Killam of Colour Me Happy featured a quote from me (among other color experts) regarding one of my favorite grays.  via Maria Killam Check out the post here to get the low-down on all the hottest grays this season.   Thank you for the mention, Maria!  You are such a rock star . . […]

The Decorologist Chooses Paint Color for Southern Living Showcase House

Ok, so I’m not designing a room in the Southern Living Showcase house like designer Amanda Burdges.  But I did help the amazing Amanda of AB Interiors choose just the right color (think pink!) for the ceiling of the guest retreat she is designing for the upcoming designer showhouse.      Southern Living Magazine   Read more about […]

What Did They Choose? Exterior Paint Colors Revealed

If you read Monday’s post, this is the exterior paint scheme that my client chose to go with for her Federal-style home in Brentwood.  And the winner is . . . Option 3!   Initially, my client told me that she had always wanted a home with white trim and black shutters.  This was the […]