7 articles Tag color scheme

Design Thought: Emerald-Take it or Leave it?

Design Thought: Emerald-Take it or Leave it?

SharePantone recently announced its color pick for 2013 and I am quite happy with their choice. As Pantone says it, emerald is “lively, radiant, lush… A color of elegance and beauty that enhances our well-being, balance and harmony.” It is a color taken from nature and so I thought you can’t go wrong with it. It also reminds me of  the waters of Palawan’s underground river. But green is not for everyone. I, for example, …

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Design Thought: All-white interior, practical or not?

Design Thought: All-white interior, practical or not?

Share Like I mentioned before, we only have one tiny, pathetic looking window for our whole ground floor. Our house sits about 2 feet lower than the garage and my in-laws’ house. The garage’s roof blocks most of the sunlight so the only time I could literally see sunlight in our living area is when the sun is shining too brightly you have to wear sunglasses even if you’re under the roof. Most of the days, …

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Want Pantone without commitment?

Want Pantone without commitment?

ShareWho doesn’t love Pantone? Well, as much as we all love it, some unlucky ones (ahem, ahem, that’s me) cannot afford it. And besides, the paints and textiles are not available in my country (or I probably just didn’t look hard enough).  But that doesn’t stop me us from incorporating rich, bright Pantone hues into our homes. Those solid colors can really brighten anyone’s day. That’s why we’re so in love with Pantone, right? Here are …

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