Tag Archives: color schemes

The Use of Accent Colors in Interior Design

Fashion designer Lilly Pulitzer, renowned for her vibrant floral prints, once stated: “I am a believer that color affects people’s moods.” Of course everyone agrees with Lilly Pulitzer and we don’t need to be a psychologist, a top fashion designer, or an interior decorator to agree that the color of a room will either make […]

Red is for Boys and Blue is for Girls

In these modern times, one must be ever-cautious to ensure whatever flows from their mouth is politically correct.  There are always new views and edicts on old topics, i.e. same-sex marriage is now allowed across this country, yet most of the time we still adhere to the principle that pink is for girls and blue […]

Modern Kitchen Design

You’ve heard this expression many times I am sure.  But just because you live in America, doesn’t mean you have to have a typical kitchen in a sunny yellow hue that coordinates with the ever-present, traditional gingham checked tablecloth and café curtains, just like Mom had.  That’s right – there is always room to grow.

Top Colors for Small Spaces

Through the years the number one color homeowners have chosen for small rooms has traditionally been white, off-white or even sometimes being so bold as to choose cream.  Well, there is nothing wrong with that thinking, of course, and these colors go with everything, but it is now time to expand your horizons.