Category: Paint Color Selection Help

Color Crush – Champion Cobalt

May 11, 2016

You know that feeling when you find a color that you KNOW you need to use because it is just so beautiful?  I get that feeling sometimes and I just found a color I would love to use in my home. That color is Ben Moore Champion Cobalt 2061-20:

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Surprised it is a blue? haha I can’t help it!

I am working with an online client to find a kitchen color and for the first time,  I suggested he buy an area rug  BEFORE we picked wall colors.  This is the kitchen before:Read More

Looking For A New Entry Color?

May 7, 2016

Since I seem to receive quite a few emails asking what are my most popular foyer colors, I thought I would share a few of my favorite entryway/foyer paint colors:

Ben Moore Revere Pewter HC- 172:

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BM and SW Color Exchange Chart

April 9, 2016

To all of my readers who requested a main list of color swap options between Benjamin Moore and Sherwin Williams, here is a list you can bookmark or print:

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Does Grant Beige Work With Oak Cabinets?

March 28, 2016

I received an interesting reader question the other day:

Dear Kelly,

How would Grant Beige be on my kitchen walls with honey oak cabinets? I am looking for a neutral color that will downplay the cabinets but go with my granite that has neutrals,grays,light tan (slab is called Ornamental Gold)

Here is a photo representation:



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Just A Reminder

February 28, 2016

I just wanted to let you know that the March issue of my newsletter ‘Roominations’ will be published tomorrow, March 1, 2015. This issue will feature ‘Kelly’s Five Favorite Neutrals’ that are my amazing group of colors that I trust  and feel comfortable referring to you .



* This month I have put together a list of Helpful Tips For Getting Your Home Ready For Spring.

* I will be sharing a new design consultation service for all of your color and decorating questions with a discounted price for my newsletter readers only.

* The ‘secret’ post this month is Kelly’s Five Favorite Neutrals.

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