Everywhere you turn at Nell Hill’s right now, you’ll be greeted by color: rich, powerful, saturated palettes that will make you want to dance. As we do every January, we’ve been busy re-envisioning each gallery in both stores, experimenting with a host of new hues, adding in pops through wall paint, vibrant textiles, sizzling accents and arresting artwork. I have to tell you, I’m loving what I’m seeing.
How comfortable are you decorating with color? I’m always surprised by how many of my friends and customers are nervous about selecting and decorating with bold colors. They question their ability to tell how much color is too little or too much. Or, they aren’t quite sure how to bring new color schemes into their exiting décor. I agree – decorating with strong colors can be intimidating. That’s why I always take one of two foolproof approaches when I interject powerful pigments into a room. (more…)