The Colortopia Blog

December 11th, 2014

How to Make a DIY Stocking Hanger Box

When our family went from a twosome to a threesome last year, I couldn’t wait to get new stockings made but I couldn’t quite find stocking holders that… Read more »

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

September 16th, 2014

How to Understand Room Boards

Inquiring minds want to know how room boards translate into beautiful spaces. For those who are creatively challenged it is a struggle to visualize a… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Color, Inspiration, Living & Family Rooms, Planning Your Project

September 2nd, 2014

How To Makeover a Vintage Piece of Furniture

I’m a sucker for old pieces of furniture in need of some TLC. I don’t know what it is, but I just get a high by the challenge of giving them a new lease… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration

July 2nd, 2014

Video: Bonnie’s Bold Bedroom

Bonnie’s boyfriend is moving in. Follow her as she transforms her bedroom from a simple sleeping space into a cozy haven for two with guidance from Apartment Therapy’s Maxwell Ryan.… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Videos

June 19th, 2014

Video: Priya and Jamie’s Warm Living Room

See how Priya and Jamie took bold inspiration from their world travels and transformed their open living space with a new color—and a little help from Maxwell of Apartment Therapy.… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Videos

June 12th, 2014

How to Paint a Metal Exterior Door

I have painted quite a lot in my life – from rooms, to furniture, and everything in between. I have had great success with everything except for one… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, How to Paint, Painting Tips

June 10th, 2014

Video: Sarah and Sam’s Modern Family Room

Sarah, Sam, and their kids are bursting with personality. Take a look at how they bring that charm into their family room with the help of Maxwell from Apartment Therapy.… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Videos

May 27th, 2014

Playhouse Makeover with Paint

Parenthood can sometimes mean putting up with some decor faux pas for the sake of our littles’ enjoyment. While this is sometimes unavoidable (I’m… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Color, Nurseries

May 20th, 2014

Video: Sarah’s Living Room Makeover

These newlyweds wanted to make their living room more airy, happy, and lively. See how they did it with a little help from our Color My Room tool.   Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Videos

May 16th, 2014

Video: Jackie and Coco’s Nursery Makeover

Follow Jackie and her husband as they choose fresh colors for their daughter Coco’s nursery with the help of our My Image Inspiration tool. Stripes on the wall and color… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Videos