The Colortopia Blog

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

April 27th, 2012

Turning a Girl’s Nursery into a Boy’s

I have two children, a boy and a girl. (People joke and say “oh, you got one of each, you’re done!”) So that means I’ve decorated a nursery twice, once… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Color, Nurseries, Planning Your Project

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 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