The Colortopia® Blog

August 26th, 2016

Pro Tip: Create Your Own Curtains (No Sewing Needed)

Window treatments are one of the best ways to soften the sharp angles of windows in a room, but curtain panels can be really expensive. Luckily, it’s… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Inspiration, Planning Your Project

August 24th, 2016

Create a Homey Environment Using Neutral Colors

One of my favorite aspects of traveling, besides the obvious R&R, is staying in cool hotels—especially now that lodging has become so trendy. A couple… Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, Inspiration

August 19th, 2016

Timeless Tips for Your Master Bathroom

One of the struggles of renovation and design is the delicate balance between incorporating elements that are on trend versus making more timeless… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Color, Planning Your Project

August 17th, 2016

Home Run: Palette Inspiration from MLB Team Colors

The race to the World Series is currently in full swing (pun totally intended). I admittedly don’t follow much in the world of professional sports, but… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

August 12th, 2016

DIY Trick: Painting Brick and Stone

Painting brick or stone can seem challenging, but it’s an easy-ish DIY project if you have the right paint and tools. Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Color, How to Paint, Living & Family Rooms

August 10th, 2016

How to Choose the Right Paint Finish

When you think about picking up a paint brush to start a paint project the first thought that goes through your mind probably isn’t what paint finish to… Read more »

Categories: Getting Started, Planning Your Project

August 4th, 2016

Falling in Love with the Color Red in Paris

Ah, Paris…The City of Light is one of those dream destinations that every one should visit at least once in their lifetime. The color red can be seen… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

August 3rd, 2016

Six Summer Decor Tips to Capture Sunny Weather

No matter what the season actually is, your house can take on the personality of a summer home year-round with some simple summer decor. Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, Inspiration

July 28th, 2016

Pro Tip: Painting Over Wallpaper

Not long ago, I gave my bathroom and powder room a style update. Both rooms had the same peach and scallop-shell wallpaper and I found out the hard way… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, How to Paint, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project

July 26th, 2016

Summer Colors: Havana Style Edition

Cuba appears to be the ‘in’ place to see and recently my partner had the amazing opportunity to visit this colorful island. Besides an array of… Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, Inspiration