The Colortopia® Blog

April 23rd, 2012

Do Nursery Colors Affect Sleep Habits?

As soon as you find out that you are expecting, you suddenly have a world’s worth of choices to make. Should you go with a doctor or a midwife? Is… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Color, Nurseries

April 20th, 2012

A Boy’s Nursery Inspired by The Hobbit

My youngest child is almost twelve years old now (my how time flies!) but I will never forget dreaming up inspiration and fresh colors for my son’s nursery. After having… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Color, Inspiration, Nurseries

April 19th, 2012

Favorite Way to Choose a Color Scheme

There are many ways to choose a color scheme for a room. One of the most common is to pull colors from fabric or furnishings. I have done this myself… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Color, Inspiration, Planning Your Project

April 17th, 2012

Decorating a Girl’s Nursery

We’ll be featuring nurseries this month on the Colortopia blog and it’s a subject I love! My own children are babies no more (they’re in elementary school now), but I… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Color, Inspiration, Nurseries

March 14th, 2012

My Bedroom Makeover

When I think of makeover, I tend to hear cash register cha-chings and envision months of slow progress. Thankfully there is one kind of makeover that is perfect for budget-conscious… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Color, Examples

December 19th, 2011

What’s Hot Now?

Photo from Making it Lovely   Did you hear? The color of the year for 2012 is orange! A fiery hot red-orange. So how do you work color trends like… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Bedrooms, Color, Dining Rooms

December 12th, 2011

Tackling an Unfinished Room

Deciding what to do with an empty or unfinished room is often daunting and sometimes overwhelming. While I’m still very far from mastering the skill, I do have a few… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Color, Examples, Inspiration, Planning Your Project

November 28th, 2011

Tips for Choosing Paint Colors

Photo from Making it Lovely   Sometimes choosing a paint color can seem a little overwhelming. It doesn’t have to be though! Let me share a few tricks with you… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Color, Dining Rooms