Designer Accessory Trends: Tray Chic

Trays are chic and retailers are paying attention to this trend. Originally designed for functional purposes used for carrying, holding or displaying articles, trays have taken on an entirely new look and feel. They have become an inspiring design element that easily adorns a room with a finishing touch, like jewelry, the last piece added […]

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Home Design Color Trends: Glorious Blue

The color blue, known for its classic appeal and drawing power is simply beautiful. Whether complemented with neutrals or as the dominant and unifying color design element, the color blue is a classic; past, present and future. It always returns, bold and fresh as ever to make its case in home design color trends. Known […]

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Color Trends 2016 – Sherwin Williams Color Forecast

Sherwin Williams 2016 Colormix Forecast promises to inspire with a color palette range to suit all decorating styles. An amazing depth of color hues that evoke relaxation and intimate spaces to environments that remind us of our industrial beginnings to today’s technology you are sure to find your personal combination of what speaks to you. […]

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Decorators Show House & Gardens 2015

Every spring decorating and design enthusiasts look forward to the annual ASO Decorators’ Show House & Gardens organized by the Atlanta Symphony Associates (ASA) who raise funds to support the ASO and its community outreach and education programs. One of the longest-running decorating events in the United States (45th consecutive year) and certainly one of […]

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Top Trends in Home Flooring

Lightening up, super-sizing and reclaimed wood are among current trends in home flooring according to industry experts Scott Humphrey, chief executive of the World Floor Covering Association and Michael Martin, chief executive of the National Wood Flooring Association. Lightening Up Traditional wood flooring in dark colors were popular during the economic downturn but with the […]

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Color Trends 2015: Pantone Names Marsala Color of 2015

Pantone, the global color authority according to The Gourmet Retailer, has created quite the buzz by naming Marsala, an earthy wine red hue as the Color of the Year for 2015! Pantone’s Leatrice (Lee) Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute describes the 2015 color choice as “Nurturing and fulfilling, Marsala is a natural […]

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Holiday Table Settings From Popular Interior Designers

The art of decorating a table begins with inspiration, imagination and coordination of different design elements. In the case of a recent House Beautiful challenge to 15 popular interior designers who were given a simple but elegant line of PB White china from Pottery Barn with one criteria: to create a table setting around this […]

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