Tag Archives: paint trends

Boudoir Goth

Home Depot’s most popular line of paint, Behr, has introduced several new palettes in their 2011 Color Trend Forecast.  One that caught my attention is called “Boudoir Goth.”  I never would have guessed the Twilight Saga and vampire craze would have spawned it’s own paint palette, but it appears to have!  And I’m definitely picking […]

Heather’s Color Forecast

Heather Spriggs Thompson has a lovely blog that I follow called Gathering Spriggs.  Last week, she added her two cents to the Sherwin-Williams ColorMix 2011 post I wrote.  Heather has a way of choosing and combining the most beautiful photography and colors.   Check out her take on Sherwin-Williams’ new collection here.     Photo Credit:  Heather […]

Purples, Lavenders, and Blues

Call me narrow-minded, but I wasn't sure what to think when I first started seeing the pairing of purple with blue.  I used to think you had to stick to one shade in a range of colors:  red, pink, or orange – but never two or three of those together!  Well, that's all changed.  Now, the […]

In the Pink

Pink isn’t just for little girls anymore.  Really.  It looks totally grown-up when combined with neutrals, modern designs, and clean lines.   Pair pink with brown, gray, or black to ground it.  Pair it with white for a fresh, crisp look. Keep foundation pieces neutral and use pink accessories that can be easily changed out. Use simple patterns, […]