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Trendy Thursday: We’re feeling blue today…

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

Indigo is most definitely IN…cause we said so…and so did Elle Decor. According to them, this fabulous color is making it’s presence known in the fashion and design world.

Indigo is most definitely IN…cause we said so…and so did Elle Decor. According to them, this fabulous color is making it’s presence known in the fashion and design world.

Fluidity Wall Covering by Porter Teleo (Hand made)

Fluidity Wall Covering by Porter Teleo (Hand made) via Elle Decor

Brush Stroke Lamp by Bunny Williams via Elle Decor

Brush Stroke Lamp by Bunny Williams via Elle Decor

Chester Tufted Upholstered Sofa Color: Ink Blue- West Elm

Chester Tufted Upholstered Sofa Color: Ink Blue- West Elm

Atlantic Blue Ravenna Chair- World Market

Atlantic Blue Ravenna Chair- World Market

Dip-Dye Linen Cotton Blend Duvet Cover + Shams- West Elm

Dip-Dye Linen Cotton Blend Duvet Cover + Shams- West Elm

WHO says trim has to be white??

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

NOT us!  Check out these fabulous alternatives to white trim.

NOT us!

 Check out these fabulous alternatives to white trim.

via Coastal Living

via Coastal Living

via Elle Decor

via Elle Decor

via The Decorologist

via The Decorologist

Trend Alert!! Pantone Fashion Color Report Fall/Winter 2013

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

In honor of the 1st of August, here are the Fall/Winter pantone colors for fashion and home… We don’t know about you, but this is one of our favorite reports of the year! We are absolutley loving this color palette…it’s rich like autumn colors should be, yet bright View More

In honor of the 1st of August, here are the Fall/Winter pantone colors for fashion and home…

We don’t know about you, but this is one of our favorite reports of the year! We are absolutley loving this color palette…it’s rich like autumn colors should be, yet bright and bold. Which one is your favorite??

Fall/Winter 2013 Pantone Report

Click the picture to download the full pantone report

See how you can incorporate these colors into your home…

hgtv's green home- linda green

hgtv’s green home

decoist

decoist- emerald

Remember, you don’t need a full room makeover to incorporate these colors into your home. Mix and match what you have with a nice set of new chairs, a rug, or even accessories like a vase.

crate and barrel- tess chair- samba

crate and barrel- tess chair- samba

West Elm- Mykonos Blue

West Elm- Mykonos Blue

bellacor- acai

Bellacor

Happy Designing!

New BT2SDAY!

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

  This week, we’ve found a beautiful blue glass table lamp by Arteriors. The blue color is beautiful for any setting, and the ombre detail will add subtle detail to your vignette. The down side? It’s $695.  Our alternatives will give you that same beautiful color for a View More

bt2sdays

 

This week, we’ve found a beautiful blue glass table lamp by Arteriors. The blue color is beautiful for any setting, and the ombre detail will add subtle detail to your vignette. The down side? It’s $695. 

Arteriors

Arteriors

Our alternatives will give you that same beautiful color for a much better price. 

Clift Glass table lamp from Pottery Barn. Only $120-$170.

PotteryBarn

PotteryBarn

Demijohn Table Lamp from Shades of Light. $249.

ShadesOfLight

ShadesOfLight

And this table lamp from Shades of Light. $219.

ShadesOfLight

ShadesOfLight

We hope you all have a fabulous Tuesday!

xoxo,

BTD Team

 

 

 

Some Spring Color Inspiration…

Friday, April 5th, 2013

In choosing colors…follow nature’s lead. -John Saladino Let Spring insipre your color pallete. Voila! Have a fabulous weekend!! xoxo, BTD Team

In choosing colors…follow nature’s lead.

-John Saladino
WarrenGroveGarden

WarrenGroveGarden

Let Spring insipre your color pallete.

Hiddenite

Hiddenite

Voila!

Uptight

Uptight

Have a fabulous weekend!!

xoxo,

BTD Team

Come on in!

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

With Spring almost here, we’re obsessing over brightly colored front doors! There is nothing more inviting than a fun door- it will put anyone in a happy mood as they enter or exit. Check out these fabulous entryways.  Color Combo: Teal and Yellow Color Combo: Orange and Green View More

With Spring almost here, we’re obsessing over brightly colored front doors! There is nothing more inviting than a fun door- it will put anyone in a happy mood as they enter or exit. Check out these fabulous entryways. 

HouseBeautiful

HouseBeautiful

Color Combo: Teal and Yellow

PrettyStuff

PrettyStuff

OurHouseOnTheCorner

OurHouseOnTheCorner

HabituallyChic

HabituallyChic

Color Combo: Orange and Green

Indulgy

Indulgy

With these colorful choices, you’ll transform your entryway into a welcoming, bright space!

xoxo,

BTD Team

 

 

 

 

 

We love yellow!

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

Like we said yesterday, we can’t stop thinking about Spring. This has inspired us to bring bright spring hues into our homes. Yellow is the perfect color to add brightness and interest to a space. Combine yellow with virtually any color for a nice POP. We love this View More

Like we said yesterday, we can’t stop thinking about Spring. This has inspired us to bring bright spring hues into our homes. Yellow is the perfect color to add brightness and interest to a space. Combine yellow with virtually any color for a nice POP.

We love this yellow table lamp against the gray wallpaper.

DecorPad

DecorPad

Color Combo: YELLOW AND GRAY.

This yellow rug add some brightness to an entryway or hallway.

RugUSA

RugUSA

This framed yellow wallpaper is a gorgeous and sophisticated way to add color.

AshleyMorganArts

AshleyMorganArts

We LOVE this yellow chevron lampshade.

ShadesOfLight

ShadesOfLight

This fun yellow side table is a great way to add a modern pop of color to a space.

Fab

Fab

AND, just in case you didn’t see yesterday’s blog, we had some great yellow accessories. Check them out!

Have a fabulous Thursday! 

 

 

Spring into Color!

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Lately, this rainy weather has inspired us to channel Spring with our designs in hopes that it’ll come sooner. We wanted to give you a few options that reflect the gorgeous Spring Weather we’ve been day dreaming about for DAYS. These accessories are Nature-inspired and are guaranteed to View More

Lately, this rainy weather has inspired us to channel Spring with our designs in hopes that it’ll come sooner. We wanted to give you a few options that reflect the gorgeous Spring Weather we’ve been day dreaming about for DAYS. These accessories are Nature-inspired and are guaranteed to bring some Spring warmth to your home.

This lovely turquoise lattice rug will lighten up a room.

Zulily

Zulily

This yellow pillow is the color of the Spring sun!  Add some brightness to a sofa or chair.

Gilt

Gilt

This yellow mirror is another great bright accessory.

Horchow

Horchow

One of the best Spring colors is GREEN. This table lamp is gorgeous!

Horchow

Horchow

These beautiful throw pillows are all fun patterns in colors found in Spring.

Horchow

Horchow

Spring is almost here! Get your house ready for Spring with these adorable bright accessories!

Happy almost Spring!

 

 

2013: The GREEN year!

Monday, February 4th, 2013

With every new year comes a new pantone color aka THE color of the year. Get with it people!! Be sure to get your hands on some Emerald Green accessories for your home!

With every new year comes a new pantone color aka THE color of the year. Get with it people!! Be sure to get your hands on some Emerald Green accessories for your home!

Let's go green!

Adding Color & Mood to your home with LED lights

Monday, January 14th, 2013

Want to add a pop of color and warmth to your modern space? Use LED lights!    

Want to add a pop of color and warmth to your modern space? Use LED lights!

ledneonlight.com

ledneonlight.com

Modern Apartment w/ LED mood lighting by Joel Sanders

Modern Apartment w/ LED mood lighting by Joel Sanders

LED lights used in Bathroom- Trendzona

LED lights used in Bathroom- Trendzona