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Friday, January 31st, 2014

Purple Please.

Purple is making a big splash! PANTONE® has announced 18-3224 Radiant Orchid- “a captivating, magical, enigmatic purple”- as the color of the year for 2014. It may be easier to imagine incorporating this royal and dramatic hue into clothing, make … Continue reading

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Friday, January 24th, 2014

Hushed Hues

As we transition from the intensity of winter, we welcome the gentleness of colors that whisper. Hushed hues create soft-spoken interiors that feel open and light. Absent of color, the bright white of BISQUE .01 is our purest and cleanest … Continue reading

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Friday, November 15th, 2013

The Beauty of WOOD — The Joinery

Our newest WOOD family of mahogany reds and teak-tinged oranges was inspired by material of America’s woodworkers and furniture makers. Founded in 1982 by woodworker Marc Gaudin in the SE Woodstock neighborhood of Portland, Oregon, The Joinery creates beautiful, functional … Continue reading

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Friday, November 8th, 2013

HIP+HOT: Industrial Interiors from Rejuvenation

Our newest METAL family of cool neutrals was inspired by the craftsmanship of blacksmiths and metalworkers. Rejuvenation began in 1977 as an architectural salvage shop in Portland, Oregon. When founder Jim Kelly couldn’t find the period fixtures he needed for … Continue reading

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Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Tufenkian – Artisan Carpets

In celebration of our new Handcrafter Color Collection, we have partnered with companies that specialize in the making of handcrafted items for the home. Our WOOL color family honors the work of weavers and knitters. Tufenkian Carpets preserves the traditional … Continue reading

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Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Esque Studio- Contemporary Glass

In celebration of our new Handcrafter Color Collection, we have partnered with companies that specialize in the making of handcrafted items for the home. Our GLASS color family honors the tradition of glassblowing in America. Esque Studio puts a modern … Continue reading

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Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Bee Local- Artisan Neighborhood Honey

In celebration of our new Handcrafter Color Collection, we have partnered with companies that specialize in the making of handcrafted items for the home. Our BEESWAX color family honors the tradition of beekeeping in America. The craft of beekeeping is … Continue reading

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Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Heath Ceramics – Handcrafted Tableware and Tile

In celebration of our new Handcrafter Color Collection, we have partnered with companies that specialize in the making of handcrafted items for the home. Our BISQUE color family honors the tradition of ceramics in America. A natural choice for this … Continue reading

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Friday, August 16th, 2013

A Home Made in America – 2013 Street of Dreams

Relaxed elegance sums up the feeling of The American Dream home, part of this year’s Street of Dreams in West Linn, Oregon. Constructed and furnished with materials Made in America, YOLO Colorhouse is proud to have been chosen as the … Continue reading

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Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Bright + Breezy – Summer Color Trends 2013

Inspired by long bike rides, green grass, and blue skies, our Summer 2013 Color Trends color palette embraces the vibrancy of THRIVE .06 and pairs it with complimentary hues DREAM .02, IMAGINE .02, and STONE .07 for a contemporary palette … Continue reading

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