Category Archives: Paint Colors

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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Popular Bedroom Paint Colors

Popular Bedroom Paint Colors. The Creativity Exchange

Alaskan Skies Benjamin Moore via Norman Design Group I’m in the process of getting ready to paint my guest bedroom and as I make my final decision on the new paint color, I wanted to share with you guys some … Continue reading

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Most Popular Cabinet Paint Colors

Popular and versatile cabinet paint colors for kitchen, bath and built ins. The Creativity Exchange

    This post has really been a long time coming. It’s been a couple of years since I last shared a post on some of the most popular cabinet paint colors.  A lot has changed and some new gorgeous … Continue reading

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Nearly Perfect Neutral Paint Colors

Nearly perfect neutral paint colors that are versatile and consistently work well.

  Healing Aloe Benjamin Moore via Life on Virginia Street   About three years, I pulled together a color palette and list of what I called “Nearly Perfect Neutral Paint Colors” and it’s way past time that I  update that palette.  I … Continue reading

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Benjamin Moore Edgecomb Gray: Color Spotlight

Benjamin Moore Edgecomb Gray. Color spotlight

source   Hello Creativity Exchange Readers! Jenny from Evolution of Style here and I’m excited to talking color at The Creativity Exchange.  Cyndy and I are both admitted paint geeks, so I always enjoy spotlighting some of my favorites.  Today I’m … Continue reading

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Chalk Paint Finish Now in a Spray Paint {Game Changer}

Krylon Chalk Paint Finish Spray Paint. Tips for how to use it and colors. Gorgeous Chalk finish.

  It was a matter of time before someone came out with a chalky paint finish in a spray paint. Honestly, I really never thought it could be done and actually look even halfway decent. Traditionally, that beautiful chalk paint finish … Continue reading

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Layering Indigo, Black and Gray: Moody Monday

Layer shades of indigo.

It’s been quite awhile since I’ve done a Moody Monday and I have been wanting to talk about something that I have been seeing lately and that’s black mixed with indigo and warm gray. I’m still stuck on indigo and … Continue reading

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