Colour Inspiration – It’s not easy being Green!

I’m not sure why but people seem to either love or passionately dislike the colour green.   Green is one of my favorite colours but honestly there aren’t many colours that I don’t love as long as they are used in the right application.  Today I am going to try and convince those who don’t […]

By |April 20th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

When is an Accent Wall a Good Idea

I suspect today’s blog is going to be a little shorter then usual due to having only one useable hand.  A couple weeks ago (apparently with lots of other Calgarians) I managed to slip and fall on ice fracturing my right wrist.  It’s been almost two weeks now since I’ve had surgery and as […]

By |April 7th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Colour Inspiration – Navy Blue

There are some colours more versatile than others and for me navy blue is one of my go-to-colours that never fails.  Navy blue is great as a neutral or it can be used as an accent colour.  Sometimes referred to as Indigo, navy is a timeless, sophisticated and classic colour.  It can be paired with so many other colours such […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

A Popular Colour Trend – Dark and Dramatic

Following colour trends is a great way to get inspiration for your home.  Dark and dramatic interiors may make you a bit nervous but there are many ways to implement this trend into your home.  When decorating your home I would always recommend that your more permanent finishes such as counters, flooring and cabinets be as […]

By |February 16th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

How to Add Colour into Your Home

A few months ago my daughter-in-law asked me about adding some colour into their home.  She likes the gray wall colour used throughout the home but wanted to add some additional colour.  Whether it’s in large or small doses adding a splash of colour into your home is a great way to make a […]

By |February 2nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Personalize your Home with a Gallery Wall

If you are looking to inject some personality into your home a gallery wall is an ideal design feature.   A gallery wall is flexible as it can be used with both traditional or modern décor.  It can also fill those large, hard to decorate walls and showcase your valued memories.   This is a beautiful example of a […]

By |January 19th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Tips on how to Choose Paint Colours for your Home

I know that choosing paint colours for our home can be a very overwhelming process.  Our home is very personal and we want to get it right the first time.  Here are three tips that can help you decide on what colours will work in your home.

Tip #1
   The current trend may not work with your existing surfaces […]

By |January 6th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

5 Natural Trend Decorating Ideas for Christmas

Decorating your home for the holidays is a very personal experience.  I am a big believer that you should always decorate your home with things that you love whether it’s on trend or not.  If you have decided this year is the year to update your Christmas décor a popular look is the Natural Trend.    I’m […]

By |December 7th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Painting Interior Doors in Your Home

Painting interior doors is a great opportunity to inject some additional colour into our homes.  I know for some of us this can sound a bit risky and nail biting but I promise you will love the outcome.  A painted door can add a great accent to your home. If you are a bit colour timid […]

By |November 17th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Make your home stand out from the others in your neighborhood.

 As a colour enthusiast, when I’m walking around our neighbourhood, I love checking out what colour people are painting their front doors. I think choosing a colour other then the builder basic can make your home stand out from the others in your neighborhood.   If you are feeling brave try painting your front door a bold or […]

By |October 28th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments