navy and white....thinking this is a little more dramatic than the lighter blue and white palette.  I like it.

navy and white.thinking this is a little more dramatic than the lighter blue and white palette.

This pumpkin orange curtain would blend with the paint in the kitchen and look really pretty, good accent color--but would I feel like it's fall all of the time?


Long coral drapes play well against the blue walls of the living room. - Photo: John Bessler and Jonathan Wallen / Design: Susan Hurwitt, Victoria Cameron, and Capucine Gooding. (I love the bright colors!

Pantone’s color of the year for 2012, Tangerine Tango, inspired me to do a post on oranges hues.  I tend to like orange best as an accent rather than a wall color, so these color recipes utilize orange as such.  Pillows, accent furniture, accessories, art or even drapery are great opportunities to incorporate a pop Continue Reading

Light Blue and orange - proof that I may find a shade I like to paint the dining room. Sweeney Sweeney Meeks, I'm gonna need to pick that decorating brain of yours soon!

Use a pattern in the middle. I love the idea with 2 solids and a pattern  in the middle!

Textile Thursday - Decorating with orange curtains

Use a patterned curtain panel in the middle of two solid curtain panels to add visual texture and depth to your window treatment.

dark blue, orange and green - colour scheme inspiration

For "formal" living room, a dark room w color accented shelves. Imagine the dark being the red, and a special color in each of the display niches. DESIGN DISTRICT loving this coral painted bookcase against the greyish slate blue wall color

Sitting Area sitting area sitting area....NOT these colors, but this gives me an idea with an old chair and end table I can turn into an ottoman!

Orange gingham curtains, orange window panel checkered upholstery on chairs. Winter Wonderland Hotel in the French Alps: Les Fermes de Marie.

I'm not very impressed by this teal, mostly because it gives a darker, more serious look to the room. And there's no white to make it pop! I don't suppose that's what these people were going for, but I just wanted to show you how teal can make a room look too dark if you aren't careful.

Love the directors chairs, and the mini eero, the dark blue-grey color, shelving, the black and white floor. Notice how the blue and wood trimmed chair mimics the look of the blue wall and wood shelving.

Eclectic Dining Room.

This is our formal dining room. I love the ornate cream walls, the brown velvet chairs and the matching brown window treatments.

Brookes and Hill Custom Builders : Tucked Away

Fun kid& room features metal bed tucked under metal loft bed dressed in white and gray monogrammed bedding fitted with built-in desk paired with windsor chair illuminated by metal drum pendant light over red stripe cube poufs alongside grays ilk curtains.

This game room/media room is a multifunctional space for movie viewing and doing homework. A drop-down projector screen above two work spaces is hidden until needed. All the features make this an ideal atmosphere suitable for tween girls to entertain friends

This multipurpose room dedicates space for doing homework and storing papers, and once the projector screen above the desks is pulled down, watching movies.