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Seeing Green

Benjamin Moore's Color of the Year 2015 - Guilford Green

A designer once told me that all greens go together.  ”It’s because you see so many different shades of green in nature that your eye is comfortable with a mix of greens,” she said.  But do some greens play better with others? “Guilford Green,” Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year for 2015, would be a [...]

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Ten Top Designers’ Favorite White Paint Colors

Neutral Table - Inspiration Photo from Benjamin Moore

In my quest to find the best white to paint the interiors of our new house, I asked ten designers participating in this year’s San Francisco Decorator Showcase to tell me about their favorite white paint colors.  Here’s what they had to say: “Any color from Benjamin Moore’s* Color Story Collection is good—they have so [...]

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Moving On: Carpet & Paint

Benjamin Moore Paint Chips

The next five weeks will be a blur of projects and packing but I’ll try to take a moment every Monday to capture the process. Today we made our final pre-closing visit to the house to meet with the painter and carpet seller to get bids for projects best tackled before we move in.  After [...]

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Kathryn Pritchett

writes about Things Elemental — where we find shelter, why we connect, what sustains us and how we strut our stuff.

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    • One thing we hoped to do once these two moved to LA was pop down for a quick visit on a moment’s notice. Which we did this weekend. Thanks @sydneypritchett and @dancusworth for giving us such a delightful tour of your Silverlake neighborhood highlights including Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Hollyhock House.” (And yes, that is both the Hollywood sign and the Griffith Observatory in the background—note the relatively clear skies!)