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#trending: 2014 Color Trends

#trending: 2014 Color Trends
Posted by Laura Beth Hamm  in Seasons & Trends   2 Comments »

Hmm… how to describe this year’s color trends?

I think the best way to provide an idea of some 2014 décor color trends is by looking at the peacock feather. Bold and bright, the peacock feather features an array of jewel tones including turquoise, aquamarine and deep sapphire blue, as well as peridot and dramatic emerald green. Just as the peahen is enchanted by the peacock’s feathers, these hues are also mesmerizing to the human eye. While other intense colors are also trending this year, these particular blue and green tones are bold without being overzealous – that is, unless you want them to be!

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Cozy Christmas

Cozy Christmas
Posted by Laura Beth Hamm  in Seasons & Trends   No Comments »

Christmas is a very special time of year that brings about fun holiday-related activities, from throwing parties to snuggling up to watch your favorite Christmas movies. Regardless of your plans, decorating your home is always a must – people (including yourself) appreciate the coziness and warmth your home gives. While the thought of Christmas typically conjures thoughts of traditional red and green decorations, there are a variety of ways to express your holiday spirit.

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Mood Board Monday: 12.9.13

Mood Board Monday: 12.9.13
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Mood Board Monday featuring Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2014: Radiant Orchid

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Creating a Warm Thanksgiving Environment

Creating a Warm Thanksgiving Environment
Posted by Laura Beth Hamm  in Design Ideas, Seasons & Trends   No Comments »

Having family and friends over for the holidays can be a gratifying experience. Guests are appreciative of the time you’ve taken to prepare dinner and the trouble you’ve gone through to immaculately clean your home. When entertaining your company, the interior of your home becomes a cheerful and harmonious environment. However, the outside of your home should exude the same feeling. By adding a few accessories to your outdoor seating area, you can create a warm, welcoming ambiance.

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