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Y'all, we are excited! (all the jazz hands emojis over here!). It's no secret that we love color in design especially wall color. And in this time of year that is all about change and transition to new autumn hues all around, we get even more dazzled by the way color can transform a room,...
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When it’s time to paint the interior of your home or business, there’s more than meets the eye as far as choosing colors. We’ve probably all been in the same situation a time or two- you go into the paint store with a firm idea of what you’d like….but as your eyes scan the millions...
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Use Navy blue as a great alternative to black
You know what time it is… TREND ALERT TIME. Color is probably one of the most impactful ways of affecting the overall feeling of an interior space. Whether you’re going for a sense of airiness, edge, energy, or calm, the hues you use can get you there. We’ve noticed a trend this year towards, you guessed it,...
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Ideas for Colored Front Door -- Catherine French Design - Chapel Hill
Does your house lack a certain something from the street? Let us suggest a quick fix – a bold colored front door. There’s just something about a bold, fun, energizing colored front door that makes us all giddy inside! It has personality, and much like the people that live inside, displays a flair for creativity...
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How to do orange decor and accents.
Orange as a color strategy isn’t always the first thing that comes to mind. Let’s face it, the color can often come off as a LITTLE MUCH. But you know what? We’re gonna go ahead and say that you should give it a chance. Depending on how you do it, orange can bring a great...
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Artist Retreat Asian-Inspired Dinning Room - Catherine French Design
Welcome back to the Artist’s Retreat. Today in part 3 we have a few gorgeous images of this glamorous, modern meets Asian-inspired dining room. A rich wall color plays the perfect supporting role for blending different wood tones in the furniture pieces, and sets the stage for perhaps my favorite chandelier in the whole wide...
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Recently Queen Bee was in my neck of the woods meeting with a client. Luckily this meeting finished early so I invited her over to share a few bottles of wine with me. I mentioned that I was DYING to repaint our living room and entryway and bish gave me an on the spot paint...
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You know the house – every neighborhood has one. The one with dead grass, leaves left over from last fall, and a flickering porch light. Well that’s my house, Boo! I know you might be asking yourself how someone in the design field could live with a front yard that’s as much of a hot...
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Painting a Ceiling to Look Wonderful
Ok, so, in recent posts we’ve talked about how we think 2017 is about to get colorful. And we’ve discussed the different ways to colorfully accent your walls. But I’m going to guess there’s an area of your home that you haven’t thought to enhance with color – because most of us don’t. That’s right. ...
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7 Updated Artistically Accented Walls
Do you ever feel like your space has become stale? It’s hard to put your finger on it, but for some reason the furnishings and decor that you were enamored with at first are now less interesting to your eye? Now, there have been a lot of neutrals happening in interiors lately – and this is...
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