The Colortopia® Blog

April 6th, 2015

Painting a Playful Pink Dresser

  Nicole wanted to do something special with this old dresser. It had good bones, but the original wood finish was in rough shape. When the time came to decorate… Read more »

Categories: Color, Nurseries, Painting Tips

February 10th, 2015

Need Baby Boy Nursery Ideas? Get Inspired by Zebras!

I’m planning a nursery for my son right now, so I have plenty of baby boy nursery ideas swirling around in my head lately. One fun one that I didn’t go… Read more »

Categories: Inspiration, Nurseries, Planning Your Project

October 23rd, 2014

Toddler Bedroom Ideas for the Whole Family

As a mother of five kids under 7, I have a wealth of toddler bedroom ideas to share. Designing with kids in mind always takes me back to the basics of… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Nurseries, Planning Your Project

October 3rd, 2014

Paint Color Ideas for an Untraditional Nursery

Putting together paint color ideas for expecting clients is one of my favorite parts of my job. The parents-to-be are always so excited to welcome their… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration, Nurseries

July 10th, 2014

Looking for Baby Room Ideas

My third baby is due soon, which means I get to work on my third nursery! I’ve been on the lookout for baby room ideas, as I’m looking to do something a… Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, Nurseries, Planning Your Project

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

January 14th, 2014

Radiant Orchid: Color of the Year

Bring in the New Year with new color! 2014 ushers in Radiant Orchid Pantone Color of the Year.  Crowned by the Pantone Institute as the “it” color of… Read more »

Categories: Announcements, Color, Inspiration, Nurseries

March 14th, 2013

Why I Painted My Little Girl’s Nursery Blue

One of the more fun projects I undertook while pregnant was creating the nursery for my little girl. Naturally shades of bubble gum, cotton candy, and Pepto-Bismol occurred to me… Read more »

Categories: Color, Nurseries

February 22nd, 2013

Baby Girl Nursery Ideas: 4 Planning Tips

Hearing the words “It looks like it’s a girl!” from the ultrasound technician was an exciting moment in my life. We already had a wonderful son, and I knew that… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Nurseries, Planning Your Project

June 19th, 2012

We Have a Winner (and a new video!)

We have a winner of the My Dream Nursery Giveaway from Glidden® Paint!   Aubrey H. is getting a $2,500 Walmart gift card so she can paint and furnish a… Read more »

Categories: Announcements, Nurseries, Videos