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DIY: Ornate Door Moldings

Assistant design editor Jennifer Koper upgrades bifold doors with foam ceiling medallions and trim.

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Designer Challenge: Two Rooms + Two Paint Shades = Four Stunning Spaces!

Discover the transformative power of color.

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How To Decorate With Sherwin-Williams’ Poised Taupe

Sherwin-Williams announced Poised Taupe as their 2017 Color Of The Year. This up-and-coming hue is a modern take on the greige trend and is, according to Sherwin-Williams’ director of color marketing Sue Wadden, “what happens when cool grey gets together with brown and has a baby.” Have a look…

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Is Sherwin-Williams’ 2017 Color Of The Year The New Neutral?

There’s a new neutral on the block, and its name is Poised Taupe (SW 6039). Sherwin-Williams announced the grey-brown hue as their 2017 Color Of The Year, calling it “a modern take on a timeless classic.” Offering a warmer alternative to the cool greys that have been dominating…

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Paint Color Pick: Coral Serenade By Behr

The paint color: Coral Serenade (180D-4) by Behr, a peachy rose with a bit of a muddy undertone that lends sophistication. Why we love it: Coral straddles the fence between pink and orange — it’s more grown up than a pastel and subtler than orange, but still warm. How to…

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Editor’s Inspiration: Cottage Paint Ideas To Try This Summer

Design editor Morgan Michener shares the cottage paint colors and projects inspiring her now.  Cottages let us escape the hustle and bustle of city life, reconnect with nature and enjoy some truly peaceful moments. So it should come as no surprise that quiet, neutral palettes abound in the cottages we…

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Paint Color Pick: Chagall’s Lovers By Sico

The paint color: A rosy pastel pink, Chagall’s Lovers (6037-21) by Sico can make any room blush. Why we love it: It has a romantic, Parisian feel that’s oh-so charming and ladylike. How to use it: Try it on your wall panelling and moldings to soften a traditional space, or pair with pale yellow…

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Paint Color Pick: Darkroom By Sherwin-Williams

The paint color: Darkroom (SW 7083) by Sherwin-Williams — an on-trend shade that not only makes a statement, but has the ability to transform a room into a cozy cocoon. Why we love it: Dark but not moody, a coat of this handsome shade will instantly add richness to a space. How to…

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Must-See Entryway Makeover With Paint

Stylist Reiko Caron shares quick and easy tips on how to create an inviting front hall.

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Dramatic Kitchen Paint Makeover

Reiko Caron gives an all-white kitchen a fresh update.

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Paint Color Pick: Parma Gray By Farrow & Ball

The paint color: Parma Gray by Farrow & Ball is a bit of a misnomer since this soft robin egg’s hue is more blue than grey. Why we love it: A touch of grey makes this pastel sophisticated and warm. How to use it: A fresh shade for spring…

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Paint Color Pick: Restful By Behr

The paint color: Restful (400F-4) by Behr, a soothing sage green shade that’s a breath of fresh air. Why we love it: A coat of this calming hue creates instant serenity – you can almost hear the waterfalls trickling. A verdant undertone makes a connection to nature. How to use it: In spaces…

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Paint Color Pick: India Yellow By Farrow & Ball

The paint color: India Yellow (66) by Farrow & Ball is a deep marigold hue with a palpable warm glow. Why we love it: Bright but not zingy, a coat of this rich color will instantly energize a space. How to use it: In rooms that need an extra hit of light or personality.

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See Farrow & Ball’s 9 Exquisite New Paint Colors

Which one will you like best?

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Editor’s Inspiration: The Colors Of Portugal

Get paint color ideas from this vibrant city.