July, 2012

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To Shade Or Not To Shade?

Sunday, July 29th, 2012

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For years I have argued and disagreed with my husband regarding putting blinds on our front windows:

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How could I ever consider covering up this beautiful view?:

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Well, after seeing how the sun has damaged my furniture,rugs and wood floors in the last couple years, I guess I

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Are Terrariums Making a Comeback?

Saturday, July 21st, 2012

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Remember how popular making terrariums were in the 70’s? They were so easy and fun to make:

Lately I have been seeing them again all over the place and do they look great!:

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You can be so creative with them! I decided

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Sherwin-Williams Chip It!

Monday, July 16th, 2012

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Have you read about the new Sherwin-Williams ‘Chip It!’?  Very quick and easy to use, you can upload your own photos or find a picture you love online and Chip It! to find the Sherwin Colors to best match the photo.

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It’s based on the <a href="http://pinterest.com/

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Beautiful Appleton

Friday, July 13th, 2012

Every once in a while, I come across a great color and product that I am so pleased with I want to spread the word!

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I have found another such color in my travels. Remember my post about California Paints <a href="http://www.restylinghomebykellyblog.com/pink-is-a-big-girls-color/

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Warming Up With Neutrals

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

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A few months ago, I received a call from a homeowner who needed help choosing colors for her home. Pat, the homeowner, had many collections in her home that she has made and also collected over the years:

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All of her furnishings were in great condition and were going to stay. This made my

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