Getting ready for holiday guests? Check out these tips for making your guest room welcoming, courtesy of furniture company Somerton Dwelling:
-- Leave a bottle or decanter of water on the night stand for slaking nighttime thirst.
-- Supply extra blankets to keep guests warm.
-- Empty top drawers in a dresser to give guests room for their clothing.To read more or comment...
Man, I love it when I’m ahead of the curve.
Pantone has just announced that its 2015 Color of the Year is Marsala, an earthy red with a tinge of brown – exactly the color I have on the walls of the library in my house.
(Don’t be too impressed. We put shelves in an unused living room. Voila. Library.)
Pantone is marketing Marsala as a great color for kitchens and dining rooms, which stands to reason: Red stimulates our appetites. But this red is also subdued and sophisticated, making it a great choice as an accent color in other rooms.To read more or comment...