Pantone: Emerald

 Tracy Reese, PantoneToday I'm sharing with you another Pantone Spring 2013 color trend, Emerald.  Green is one of my favorite colors, and I especially love the color emerald. ...more

Pantone: African Violet

This week, I thought I'd spotlight another Pantone Spring/Summer 2013 color trend,African Violet. ...more

Hey, Where Are the Appliances?

Last week, I posted about stainless steel appliances on the wane, and black appliances possibly taking its place.  If you missed it, you can find it Here.  As I mentioned in that post, I don't believe that stainless steel will be going anywhere....more

Pantone: Grayed Jade

Last week when I posted on Pantone's Spring/Summer 2013 Color Trends, the response for Grayed Jade being their favorite was unanimous.  I wanted to do a series of post focusing on each color, showcasing rooms and products in that specific color.  So I thought since Grayed Jade was the top pick, I would start there....more

Pantone's Spring/Summer 2013 Color Trend

While Fall just began Pantone is leaping ahead to Spring/Summer 2013; they introduced their Spring 2013 color trend report this week.  And as High Point Market is only a couple of weeks away, I look forward to seeing some of these colors in the products....more

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

Remember the days of mirrored walls?  They were a big trend in the 70's & 80's.  And remember when you purchased a home with those mirrored walls, you were quick to tear them out?!  I know you do.  Well gone are the days of tacky mirrored walls and replaced by the new chic, classic, timeless mirrored walls.  Mirrored walls have slowly made their way back in! ...more

Outdoor Lighting: Lighting the way Home

Selecting light fixtures can be difficult and overwhelming at times, but also so much fun.  Not only does it have to be beautiful, but produce enough light.  When selecting light fixtures there is much to think about: type, size, scale, design, color, light output, etc. ...more

It's All in the Details: Drapery Panels

Last Friday, I had the pleasure of guest posting at The Mustard Ceiling Blog.  I posted on the different ways you can treat your windows (you can check it out here).  I thought that I would elaborate on the subject by focusing solely on drapery panels. ...more

NYC Fashion Week: Jason Wu Spring/Summer 2013 Runway with Brizo

Yesterday and the day before I posted on the Brizo experience during the Brizo Fashion Week Event.  You can check them out Here & Here....more

Brizo & Jason Wu: "One Shared Aesthetic"

Today I wanted to focus on Brizo's collaboration with Jason Wu.  Brizo, a fashion forward plumbing company, has partnered with Jason Wu from the beginning of his career in 2006 by sponsoring his fashion shows.  In return, Jason has designed dresses for Brizo's print campaigns. Checkout this video on the Brizo/Jason Wu collaboration....more