News — Color

Annie Sloan Disliked This Paint Combo—Then It Became the Focal Point of Her Home

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Scene setting, mood altering, energy shifting—the right shade can completely transform your outlook with the stroke of a paintbrush. This month we’re dipping into that chromatic magic with our series Color Your World. Annie Sloan can get away with a lot of color, and not just because she’s an expert in the area (she invented her revolutionary Chalk Paint back in 1990 and has authored and published more than 20 books on the matter). Her Oxfordshire, England, home welcomes it. “Sometimes you start with a palette and find it actually doesn’t work, and that’s been the case for every other...

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The Perfect Paint Color, According to Your Enneagram Type

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You’ve consulted your horoscope and ruminated over Myers-Briggs results, but what about your Enneagram type? The personality test divvies people up into nine categories to help them on the “path to self-knowledge”—their words, not ours—which, for those renovating a home and questioning every micro decision, is pretty useful intel. This is especially true when it comes to paint; after all, it is the ultimate way to personalize your space, so choosing something that reflects your style is key.  So is your type A, list-making soul destined for neutrals? Do introverts fare better with warm or cool tones? We asked Sue...

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design by powell architecture + building studio | image via domino

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Hey all, Julie from the design team here to quickly intro you to one of our latest projects, but mostly to talk about a new take on a longstanding trend we plan to implement in that space. In case you missed it on Emily’s Insta-stories the other week, we have a very high profile client we are working with…her name is Violet, she’s 6 and this girl knows what she wants. The theme is fairies, there will be wallpaper and some color blocking in a new way we haven’t done before here at EHD. I have a deep love for...

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The Perfect Paint Color, According to Your Enneagram Type

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You’ve consulted your horoscope and ruminated over Myers-Briggs results, but what about your Enneagram type? The personality test divvies people up into nine categories to help them on the “path to self-knowledge”—their words, not ours—which, for those renovating a home and questioning every micro decision, is pretty useful intel. This is especially true when it comes to paint; after all, it is the ultimate way to personalize your space, so choosing something that reflects your style is key.  So is your type A, list-making soul destined for neutrals? Do introverts fare better with warm or cool tones? We asked Sue...

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design by powell architecture + building studio | image via domino

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Hey all, Julie from the design team here to quickly intro you to one of our latest projects, but mostly to talk about a new take on a longstanding trend we plan to implement in that space. In case you missed it on Emily’s Insta-stories the other week, we have a very high profile client we are working with…her name is Violet, she’s 6 and this girl knows what she wants. The theme is fairies, there will be wallpaper and some color blocking in a new way we haven’t done before here at EHD. I have a deep love for...

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