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Author: Danielle Hirsch

No-problem Paint Prep

Categories: DIY + How To, Fashion + Trends
No-problem Paint Prep

The question I get asked the most when I am giving an interview is, what is the biggest mistake people make when painting rooms.  My answer never changes, taking time to do the prep work.  Lets face it room prep is a pain the butt and take a lot of — Continue reading

Not So Mellow Yellow

Categories: DIY + How To, Fashion + Trends
Not So Mellow Yellow

Yellow is the color of the Sun; it is uplifting and cheery. It is a warm color that is pure and bright in form. It denotes happiness and joy.  It is the perfect color for rooms that face north or rooms that are without windows.  For those who live in — Continue reading

ORANGE CRUSH

Categories: DIY + How To, Fashion + Trends
ORANGE CRUSH

Orange is a vibrant color that brings out energy, stimulates emotion, conversation and even hunger.  When I visualize orange I see nature; the sunset, flowers in bloom and turning leaves. When I taste orange, it tastes like sweet citrus or spices.  It is a color that is alive, fun loving — Continue reading

I See Red

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
I See Red

Genuine reds bring out sexual energy and stimulation. Reds like candy apple and cherry are used to create a sense of adolescence, liveliness and cheerfulness. Jeweled tones are considered more elegant while rose and cabernet tones are more dignified. No mater what shade, red is definitely an authoritative color. The — Continue reading

10 Tips for Choosing Color

Categories: DIY + How To
10 Tips for Choosing Color

• Lighting is different in the paint store then it is in your home. When you find a color you like test it in your own space before you buy a large quantity. • Color is as much about accessories, furniture and upholstery as it is about paint. Consider your — Continue reading

10 Tips for Choosing Color

Categories: DIY + How To
10 Tips for Choosing Color

• Lighting is different in the paint store then it is in your home. When you find a color you like test it in your own space before you buy a large quantity. • Color is as much about accessories, furniture and upholstery as it is about paint. Consider your — Continue reading

Choosing the Right White

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Choosing the Right White

With colors like Bavarian cream and sugar cookie one may mistake themselves for being in a bakery rather then the paint store. But when you get to the counter it is not as fulfilling as selecting a desert, it can actually be a little frustrating. So how do you pick — Continue reading