“…and the 2014 Color of the Year is…”

“…and the 2014 Color of the Year is…” Unlike the Academy of Motion Picture’s announcement of ‘best picture of the year’, Pantone’s annual announcement of ‘Color of the Year’ is a bit of a ‘non-event’… creating little if any stir with the general population. And to say that professional designers wait with baited breath for…

What Color?

What Color?   We recently received a collection of new color samples from one of our cabinetry suppliers.  They have determined ‘grey’ to be a popular finish for some time to come and have formulated a dozen variations of finish in this shade for their line of custom cabinetry. On another front, in January, Emerald…

The Color of Love

  The Color of Love A CERTAIN SHADE OF RED has always been my favorite color.  Throughout my life I have surrounded myself with it – and not just with clothing.   Growing up, my bedroom had red carpeting. When Bob and I married, red was the ‘accent’ color at our wedding.  As newlyweds, we purchased…

Embrace the Original ‘Green’! (Kermit got it right!)

Embrace the Original ‘Green’! (Kermit got it right!) March 20th may mark the official declaration of Spring, but Northlanders know ‘Spring’ is not official until we see those first luscious shades of green sprouting from the earth.  The 20th is merely a calendar date since Mother Nature is never predictable in our neck of the…