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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:

kitchen

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

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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:

comforter

I used my phone to download

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Painted Back Bookshelves

Friday, June 19th, 2015

stratton blue

via      Benjamin Moore HC-142 Stratton Blue

I am working with a local client and we are now moving into the living room for our next project:

david lr

I feel there is a real lack of color in the room with not much personality. Besides painting the walls, how would you try to bring in color?

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How Popular Are The 2015 Top Chosen Colors?

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Every year I wonder if the colors that were chosen by the major paint companies for the top spot of the year, actually become more popular with the consumer. Let’s take a look how this years colors are faring:

Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year 2015, Guilford Green HC-116:

guilford green

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guilford green bedroom

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(Do you

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Pottery Barn’s Spring/Summer 2015 Color Palette

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

pb colors 2015

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The new Pottery Barn Color Palette for the spring and summer of 2015 has been announced. Such pretty colors! I thought you might enjoy looking through a few inspirational photos of the colors selected. A few of my favorites:

SW Naval

via SW Naval

sw carefree

via  SW Carefree

sw 2015

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Wall colors shown above

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