Deep & Bold or Cool & Tranquil — What’s Your Pick For 2018?

‘Tis the season for Color of the Year announcements!

Not only can color affect your perception of a room’s size and shape, it can also influence your mood. If choosing the color palette for your space is proving to be a daunting task, take your cues from the experts of hues:

Sherwin-Williams’ 2018 pick for Color of the Year is Oceanside. “Inspired by travel, the blue-green hue will add an air of mystery and elegance to any space,” says People Home & Travel.  

Behr announced their Color of the Year, In the Moment. “This cool, tranquil, spruce blue is inspired by nature and is a soothing, restorative coalescence of blue, gray and green.”

more

Get Your Better Homes & Gardens Lighting Magazine Now!

Better Homes & Gardens “Lighting” magazine is on the newsstands and in American Lighting Association showrooms now. This much anticipated magazine, in collaboration with ALA, only comes out once a year. This special publication is filled with great articles, lighting tips and beautiful setting shots. Quoizel’s full page ad, opposite the “Editor’s Note,” features the newly introduced Gallery collection’s island light and mini chandeliers. Although traditional in design, the clean and simple structure of the Gallery Collection suits a variety of décor styles. The slender candle sleeves, in Ivory or Royal Ebony, and strong lines come together to create the perfect minimalist design.

more

Quoizel has a Pendant for Every Personality

Clean, airy looks are very popular in today’s home decor, which is why pendants have become so desirable.

Pendants offer pops of color and illumination at eye level and provide task lighting for food preparation and cleaning while providing visual coziness by bringing the light down to where people are sitting or standing. Pendants are among the easiest and most economical fixture to change, and with such a wide variety of pendants from contemporary to traditional, Quoizel offers a pendant for every personality.

more

Countdown to the Holidays!

Ready or not, the holidays are not too far away!  If you are hosting, now is the time to start planning on how you want to present your holiday table.  Whether it’s the linen, the china or the flatware, you want it to be perfect.  And….don’t forget the lighting.  The chandelier in your dining room is sure to be the focal point so now is a good time to think about replacing your outdated lighting fixture.  Whether you are looking for something lavish, classic, contemporary or traditional, Quoizel has what you are looking for.

more

What Dad Wouldn’t Want This?

This is no ordinary man cave!!  Instead of putting all those mementos in storage, incorporating them throughout the room made this room masculine and special.

Lauren, a blogger @Bless’er House, who writes about her many DIY projects that she and husband Robert have taken on since moving into their home in South Carolina.

Lauren, who has a passion for writing, photography and design, is thrilled to help others by sharing the trials and tribulations of renovations, projects and products.

“I’ve always wanted to reward my best friend in some way for everything he does for me” says Lauren.  And creating a space where her husband could reflect, work and have his special keepsakes around him was icing on the cake.

more