Is black stainless the new avocado green?

Is black stainless the new avocado green?

There has been quite a bit of buzz in the interior design world lately about the newest appliance color offering to hit the market. A few companies (LG and KitchenAide among them) have launched new lines of appliances in what they are hoping will be the next must-have color – black stainless steel.

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Replacing your invisibles

Replacing your invisibles

We’ve all been there. You’re feeling a little ‘meh’ about your home, but you can’t quite figure out why. Moreover, you don’t have the time, budget or patience for a remodel or complete upheaval right now. You start looking around for smaller, bite-sized and wallet-friendly changes you can make - the kind you could swing in a Saturday afternoon with a Netflix binge blaring in the background.

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Rebooting the blog

Rebooting the blog

You may (most definitely) have noticed that this blog and website have been a ghost town for quite some time. Any fancy-pants business expert will tell you to keep your business and personal life separate. However, trying to keep the two separate has gotten me stuck on how to pick things back up over here, so a little bit of an explanation seems to be in order.

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And the color of the year for 2014 is...

And the color of the year for 2014 is...

Radiant Orchid - a color that "blooms with confidence and magical warmth that intrigues the eye and sparks the imagination. It is an expressive, creative and embracing purple—one that draws you in with its beguiling charm. A captivating harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones, Radiant Orchid emanates great joy, love and health" according to the announcement on Pantone's website. 

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Thankful

Thankful

It’s the week of Thanksgiving, and everyone is busy tying up loose ends and preparing so they can spend the latter part of the week enjoying time with family and friends.

For some, probably most, Thanksgiving signifies the beginning of the holiday season – that six-week gauntlet until New Years Day. Suddenly, calendars are filled and bank accounts are emptied, and everyone’s stress level starts to creep up as we all try to manage to fit everything in and make it all happen.

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