Monthly Archives: October 2011

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Shannon’s “Natural Salvage” Bathroom

Apartment Therapy’s Room for Color Contest is in full swing….and we have a favorite! Cast your vote for Shannon’s “Natural Salvage” bathroom painted in YOLO’s beautiful LEAF .04 and AIR .03! Shannon’s gorgeous bathroom was created with salvaged and sustainable … Continue reading

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Thursday, October 20th, 2011

2012 Trend – Dusk to Dawn

I have never been fond of purple as a wall color.  To imagine being completely enveloped in purple makes me uneasy, I visualize being in a pool of grape juice.  I was so adverse to purple in architecture, that we … Continue reading

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Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

2012 Trend – Sprout

When my niece was born eight years ago, we laughed at my sister-in-law, a designer, with her cartoon baby accessories.  Today new mothers who care about design have so many more choices for their babes – from stroller colors to … Continue reading

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Monday, October 17th, 2011

2012 Trend – Farm to Table

CLAY .05 AIR .03 LEAF .02 STONE .06 Farm to Table Kitchen – CLAY .05 accent, AIR .03 ceiling, LEAF .02 walls, STONE .06 cabinets (to right) If you have been reading this blog over the past year, you know … Continue reading

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Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

The Beauty of Recycling

Anne Thompson of Acanthus, one of my favorite shops in Portland, is what I would call a Master of Recycling.  Every day Anne gives new life to beautiful pieces of old furniture. I love this Lounge Lizard Sofa,  upholstered in … Continue reading

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