Sun, Apr 09, 2017 @ 12:20 PM

Dallas Market Center & Sherwin-Williams Feature Color Purple Reign

Sherwin Williams,the paint company, and the Dallas Market Center outdid themselves again. They put on a special presentation all about the color Purple for 400 Dallas interior designers and designers from across the country. This was not just about purple, but eggplant, plum, lilac and lavender.

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Sat, Aug 20, 2016 @ 12:47 PM

Interior Design Color Trends for 2017

As usual, the interior design color trends for 2017 involve a lot of color choices. 

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Sun, Aug 07, 2016 @ 02:04 PM

High End Home Furnishing Color Combinations for 2016



High End Home Furnishing Color combinations for 2016 were varied, but had one thing in common.  Many customers wanted something that was tranquil and calming for their home.

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Tue, Jan 26, 2016 @ 03:30 PM

Interior Design Color Trends at the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market

We saw many fantastic colors at the 2016 Dallas Total Home & Gift Market.

We saw several interior design color trends while at the Market. Green-cast blues and shimmery effects cast a spell all over market and continue to trend.  We saw this in rugs, lighting, pillows, lamps and artwork. Read More
Mon, Oct 26, 2015 @ 11:17 AM

Interior Design Colors of the Year for 2016, Seminar Part 3

The Sherwin Williams color seminar hosted by the Dallas Design World Center was very informative.  The 3rd color palette introduced was called NOUVEAU NARRATIVE.  

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Mon, Oct 26, 2015 @ 11:13 AM

Interior Design Colors of the Year for 2016,Part 2 in Dallas

COLORMIX 2016 was a seminar for interior design professionals.

We went to a wonderful seminar at the Dallas Design Center and listened to a great speaker from Sherwin Williams, saw an amazing slide show and had a delicious lunch while we connected with other design professionals in the area.


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Fri, Sep 25, 2015 @ 04:08 PM

Interior Design Colors of the Year for 2016

Sherwin Williams Colormix 2016 is a collection of colors that will relate to everyone.  Colors are fun to work with.  They give us different feelings and affect the way we live.  Some people like bright vivid colors while others prefer more toned-down monochromatic colors.

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Sat, Dec 20, 2014 @ 11:31 AM

Interior Design Colors of the Year for 2015

There are 2 colors that have been chosen as color of the year for 2015.  


One was chosen by the global color authority Pantone and the other was chosen by Robert Allen as the interior designer color for 2015.

The Robert Allen Group named Calypso Blue as the interior designer color of the year for 2015.  The Robert Allen Group is a designer and supplier of fabrics for the interior design trade.  The officials at Robert Allen went straight to the source for the company's color of the year program.  They invited designers to vote for the "it" color of the year based on 5 options predicted by color experts at Robert Allen.  Almost 1,500 designers and interior experts voted and 30% of the votes went to Calypso Blue. 

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Tue, Dec 09, 2014 @ 03:47 PM

Looking Back on 2014 Interior Design Trends

Looking Back on 2014 Interior Design Trends - What was Hot?

 The photo below was taken at the High Point Market this fall.  It shows a mixture of traditional and transitional items.  Notice the geometric shapes in the chest and the interesting pattern in the chair fabric.  This illustrates that people want to mix the modern look with the traditional to create a more transitional feeling.

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Wed, Jul 30, 2014 @ 04:46 PM

Interior Design & Generation Y, Stylish Eclectic Decorating

Interior design and Generation Y = Style, design and appearance

Generation Y which is ages 20 to 37, voted the category Style, Design and Appearance as their number 1 characteristic according to Furniture/Today magazine. Also important to Generation Y is quality and durability.

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