Posts Categorized: Pantone

Pantone, Make It Your Own

  Pantone, the authority on color trends, annually announces their choice for color of the year.This year they chose not one, but two colors, Rose Quartz, and Serenity. What does the average DIY decor enthusiast do with that endorsement for a color, or in this case colors? Usually, it turns out, not all that much. Trends come and… Read more »

Pantone Color for 2016

  Pantone, the leading authority on color, chose their color for 2016, with a surprise. This year there is not one, but several colors for the year; Rose Quartz, Serenity, and all the colors they make when blended together. Pantone gave us a hint of the direction they were going, when they announced their top 10 spring fashion… Read more »

Pantone Color for 2015

  What do you think of Pantone’s choice for color of the year; Marsala?    source  source       Does it remind you of anything?    Say ..a certain color of……… Annie Sloan Chalk Paint®?     Primer Red, perhaps ?         Or possibly a shade of Scandinavian Pink? One way… Read more »

Custom Purple and Lime Green

    Inspiration today comes from This Old House and Pantone’s color of the year, Radiant Orchid.  Benjamin Moore’s Sweet Pea and Autumn Purple is layered over crackle medium to create a rich patina on this vintage kitchen island. If you prefer to use Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® you will need to do a little custom… Read more »