Color of the Year 2017 | Pantone

color trends 2017, Pantone Greenery

Surprised by the announcement of Pantone’s Color of the Year 2017 I must admit taking a second to embrace this bright green color that refuses to obey the rules of winter. It has a life of its own and I can’t help but embrace Greenery (15-0343) with excitement as Pantones Color 2017 and its emphatic […]

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Home Remodeling Trends 2017

Home remodeling touches all of us at some point of home ownership whether it involves a quick one-room ‘make-over’ or an entire house, remodeling has become an endearing pastime. As a result, industry experts have tracked some important trends that remodelers should pay attention to when approaching a home project based on a study by […]

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Decorator Showhouse Trends: Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens

A calming color palette graces the grand and luxurious 28,000 square foot English manor-style Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens inaugural event. The regions leading designers showcased their talent in each room from pale pink walls in the lady’s lounge to a white dining room with lacquered wood-beamed ceiling with square paneling and a foyer and […]

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Florida Room | Sun Room Design Trends

In the old days the Florida Room or Sun Room (for those who live outside the state of Florida) was referred to as the Sun Porch or Sun Parlor. It was a room that set out to the back of the house, designed to admit a large amount of sunlight through a glass-enclosed wall of […]

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New Home Builder Trends | Boomers

New home builder trends are relevant not only for Boomers but for all home buyers searching with a long-term view or “aging in place” mindset. Many of the features highlighted in this home trend update are legitimate considerations for new home buyers of any age. Taylor Morrison Home Builders and Hanley Wood have partnered in […]

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Decorator Showhouse Trends: Hampton Designer Showhouse

An elegant and spacious barn-style house built by Christopher Tufo Design & Build was transformed by 26 designers who created a luxurious summer retreat that invites rest and relaxation from a hectic lifestyle. This 2015 Hampton Designer Showhouse project, now in its 16th year benefits the Southhampton Hospital. Filled with design inspiration and current decorating […]

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Luxury Kitchen Appliance Trends

In case you missed the unveiling of the True 42 refrigerator at the Dwell on Design Home Show in Los Angeles prepare to be inspired regarding luxury kitchen appliance trends. Known for its commercial appliances built for restaurant use, True Residential’s new luxury home refrigeration product line is intended to appeal to the savvy home […]

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