Category Archives: Paint Colors

2017 Colors of the Year

2017 Benjamin Moore Color of the Year

It’s that time of the year when all of us paint geeks get giddy in anticipation, waiting for all of the paint companies to release their official “Colors of the Year.  The 2017  colors of the year have now all … Continue reading

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Moody Monday: Layering Shades of Celadon

Layering Transitional Colors. Moody Monday

Hope you guys had a great weekend!  I have had a color on my mind now for several weeks, so I thought I would do another Moody Monday to highlight this versatile color.  I also want to share with you … Continue reading

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Best Selling Benjamin Moore Paint Colors

 Benjamin Moore 2016 Best Selling paint colors.

A few weeks ago, I pulled together and shared the 2016 Best Selling Sherwin Williams paint colors and as promised, I’m back today to share the best selling Benjamin Moore colors so far for 2016. Beach Glass Benjamin Moore via 2Design … Continue reading

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Cabinet Paint Color Trends and How to Choose Timeless Colors

Cabinet color is Kentucky Haze by Benjamin Moore. Heather Scott Home

Kentucky Haze Benjamin Moore via Heather Scott Home Over the last few months, I have had so many questions from readers about cabinet paint color trends and how to choose an updated cabinetry color that will be timeless.  I completely … Continue reading

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2016 Bestselling Sherwin Williams Paint Colors

Most popular and best selling 2016 Sherwin Williams paint colors.

  It’s that time of the year again friends!  Time to highlight and take a look at the most popular and bestselling paint colors for 2016. For today’s post, I am focusing just on the 2016 bestselling Sherwin Williams paint … Continue reading

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Moody Monday: Chic Modern Farmhouse Style

Add a chic twist to modern farmhouse design with these paint colors and accessories.

Today I thought I would bring back a feature I use to do awhile back called “Moody Monday“, where I feature a mood board of design inspiration, accessories and paint colors.   I’m not sure I’m ready to bring back the … Continue reading

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My “Go To” Paint Colors

All star paint colors that consistently work well in a variety of lighting situations. The Creativity Exchange

    Over the (almost) 7 years that I have been blogging about paint colors, I have never shared a color palette of my “go to” colors with you guys.  I receive emails and questions on my Facebook page all … Continue reading

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Best Paints to Use on Decks and Exterior Wood Features

Best paints to use on wood decks and outdoor wood features that will last.

Spring is here and summer right around the corner and over the years, I have been wanting to do a post about the best paint to use on decks and exterior wood features like fences, bars, stairs, etc. that last. … Continue reading

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Joanna Gaines New Paint Line: Magnolia Home Paint

JoAnna Gaines New Paint Line Called Magnolia Home.

  What happens when one of my favorite designer/DIY’er and an awesome paint company collaborate? Something very magical called Magnolia Home from Joanna Gaines.       Yep, last week, the magic happened while I was on vacation. Designer Joanna … Continue reading

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Repose Gray from Sherwin Williams: Color Spotlight

Repose Gray from Sherwin Williams. Perfect Paint Color. The Creativity Exchange

  I get asked all of the time what my favorite paint color is, or my “go-to” color that I recommend more than others and use myself.  The answer to that question is very easy for me; Repose Gray from … Continue reading

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