Tone on tone? Chartreuse is halfway between lime green and yellow. Here are tips on adding this colour to your home.
Designated colour of the year for 2013 by Pantone, Emerald has arrived in force accompanied by a parade of colours that are destined to transform our living spaces. Read on to find out which shades are creating the most buzz!
I was wondering if it's possible to paint kitchen cabinets. Mine are showing signs of aging and I would like to have them painted a light color and then apply dark accents in the areas where the detailing is. What do you think?
Lyne, Châteauguay – Quebec
Polka dots are a new trend in 2013, and they are getting more popular as the weather gets warmer. Fun, graphically interesting and very versatile, large and small polka dots can be integrated in a multitude of ways in any decor. Here are a few ways they can be added to your rooms.
When complementary colours are used in interior decorating, the end result is nothing less than dazzling. Here's how to go about it…
Vibrant and dynamic, red punctuates and energizes the decor of any room. This year's shades are seductive and playful without feeling overwhelming. With Valentine's Day just around the corner, here are a few inspiring ideas for a breathtaking decor that radiates spirit and passion.
I’m ready to paint my basement but I can’t make up my mind on the colour. What would be the best to make it bright, but warm and cosy ?
Jenny Brandon, Thompson - Manitoba
Each new year brings a fresh palette of trendsetting colours that set the tone both on the fashion runway and in home decor. Just ahead of 2013, we're already seeing a lot of blues and greens in many vibrant shades and hues.
"I purchased two Eco Paint colours: Blue Planet and Honey. I painted the living room in Blue Planet and the master bedroom in Honey. When I finished painting, I realized that I didn't know which colours to use for things like pillows and accessories. Can you give me some ideas?"
Lynn - Summerside, Prince Edward Island
"I used to decorate my house with accessories I already have. But I would like to lighten my decor, but I still don’t know what to do. What should I begin with? Paint? Furniture?"
Roger - Moncton, New Brunswick
At this time of the year, the days are becoming shorter and darker. But rather than mourn the loss of those long sunny days and colourful bloom-filled gardens, bring pops of bright colour indoors! Here are a few tips to light up your home!