Perfect Color Matching by Color Muse

Color muse

  (This is an update to a previously published post) I was recently sent this cool color matching device called Color Muse to test and it’s fantastic! There have long been paint color detectors on the market – especially phone apps – but Color Muse is a bit different. Rather than rely on a phone … Read more

Design Thoughts: The Psychology of White Rooms

Vicente Wolf designer at home Editor at Large White apartment

I’ve been thinking a lot recently about why white rooms seem so popular on social media feeds and Pinterest, but not as much in the “real world”.  Have you noticed this? White Rooms of Instagram Instagram feeds that feature predominantly white rooms seem to be unusually popular with thousands, if not tens of thousands, of … Read more

Inspiring Palettes: Not your Grandma’s Peach and Blue

Linda Merrill Color set white gray peach blue

  I was perusing Pinterest, as you do, looking for something interesting to post about and searched for one of my favorite publications – Atlanta Homes & Lifestyle magazine and came across this amazing project in the Buckhead section of Atlanta. The house renovation “dream team” included architects Spitzmiller & Norris, interior designer Suzanne Kasler … Read more

Oh yes we need a little color!

Pink and white bedroom, bright pink walls, white bedding, upholstered headboard, pink and orange accessories

  I’m needing some color! It’s been a long (and sad) week, hasn’t it? I feel like I am starved some good global news and happiness for all. At lease, freedom from fear. Sorry to be a downer, but along with global news, my little love RoyRoy has hurt his back. It’s a common ailment … Read more

Hue Coloring Contest

Rachel over at the color blog Hue is holding her annual color contest! Last year, she focused on interiors, this year we’re heading outside! Click here for more information. Deadline is October 31st! Hmm… I may be inspired to get out my watercolor pencils!

Pottery Barn Fall 2008 Color Palette Give-a-way

I was at an event last night and ended up with three of Pottery Barn’s new Fall 2008 color palettes. PB was brilliant to have partnered with Benjamin Moore in co-marketing the wall colors used in their spreads. The colors in their new collection are truly beautiful. If you would like a paint palette, please … Read more

Color Boards

I was looking for something in my big storage closet (always a scary thing!) when I came across this stash of color boards I’d made up a couple of years ago for a talk I was giving on the use of color in interiors. I’d put them away and totally forgot all about them!! But … Read more

Color Chart Exhibit at Moma

March 2 – May 12, 2008 The Museum of Modern Art pays homage to color by featuring the work of forty-four artists in the Color Chart: Reinventing Color, 1950 to Today. Throughout history, color has been a medium for communicating a wide range of emotions and has served as a functional tool as well. Ann … Read more