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Benjamin Moore 2016 Color Of The Year

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

If you have not already heard on social media, Benjamin Moore has chosen the color Simply White OC-117 as the color for 2016.


Simply White is a warm white without all of those pesky undertones to worry about contrasting with. It is a very constant color and does not change in various lighting

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Online Color Consultation

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

I was recently contacted by a gentleman in Dallas, Texas. He wondered if I could help him choose colors for the first floor of his large open concept home:


He was great at giving me details:

* Our new home is predominately painted in warm neutral colors – brown, gold, cream. * The

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Finishing Touches On Bath Update

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

Did you all have a nice long Holiday weekend? Any projects completed? I finished up in my master bath with all the fun details and accessories:

new bath

Remember that little brown table in the room?:


Well I had fun painting it with Chalk

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Which Gray To Paint Kitchen Cabinets?

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

A reader recently sent me this photo below asking for help with selecting a gray paint color for her kitchen cabinets:


She is going to take small steps with her kitchen redesign and wanted to tackle the cabinets first. No ‘white or cream,’ she screamed. (She did not really scream, I just

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Updated Guest Bedroom

Friday, July 31st, 2015

I am enjoying a nice, long two week vacation in our New Hampshire home. My husband and I do not get up here too often because of his business in RI. This is the longest we have ever stayed in our NH home at one time!! We both love it here and this is going to be our forever home.

Besides taking day

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BM Color Capture App

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Have you tried the Benjamin Moore color app that helps you select paint colors?:

bm color app


I wrote about this app here when it first came out in 2011. I actually forgot all about until recently when trying to figure out the best shade of blue to work with this comforter:


I used my phone to download

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