• Apricot Hovering somewhere between orange and pink, with a brush of tawny-gold, lies the color we've chosen
  • Brick Red We like to think about color a great deal, and we like to talk about color, and when we talk about
  • Chinese Red What better way to kick out the mid-winter blues than with blue's opposite on the color wheel, red?
  • Pale Pink Here's some good news from the world of color: pink isn't just for frilly dresses for little girls.
  • Soft Rose Here's something to pick you up out of the end-of-winter blues: soft rose.This shade - paler than a true
  • Taupe The Random House Dictionary defines "taupe" as a "dark brownish gray," but that definition
  • The Bold Primaries: Yellow Go into any paint store these days and you'll see that there's an array of subtle colors available
  • A bunch of daffodils on a weathered wood table top.
    Daffodil Yellow What better way to launch April than with this color that's so full of itself, so ready to burst with
  • An orange chair and bouquet of roses.
    Decorating With Tangerine If you think of all the shades of color there are and all the months of the year, chances are you'll
  • A red kitchen.
    Deep Rose With autumn's approach, we tend to look inward, sinking deeper into a more contemplative mood than
  • A red living room.
    Drama in Red Q: My client just purchased a 28th floor one bedroom condo in a Chicago high-rise, with
  • Cream We associate the color we call "cream" with warm things, or at least with things that make
  • Lemon Yellow The best way to undercut the heat of the summer is by using precisely what nature provides in abundance
  • Orange When you're thinking of using color in your decorating, orange probably doesn't rush to the top of
  • The Uses of Yellow Instead of focusing on just one highly specific shade, we're going to talk about the magic of using yellow,
  • Peony Pink In many parts of the United States, May is the month of peonies, with perennial beds just beginning to
  • Salmon I know what you're thinking: that's not a color, it's a fish. And indeed it is; in fact, the salmon
  • Tangerine There is nothing quite like the snappy tang of a ripe tangerine on a cold winter's day. Tangerine
  • Tomato Red Here in the northeastern United States, late summer means long, hot, days, weekend trips to the
  • Hazelnut All too often, when decorating, we think of the obvious colors first: yellow, pale green, and of course,
  • Gold Yellow Want to light up a dark room, but don't want to install a skylight or floor-to-ceiling windows? Try a
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