darkness prevails.

dark7

studio preveza via pop sugar. i used to have a dark blackish blue accent wall in my old bedroom, and i adored it (benjamin moore’s gravel gray). and i still love this look. jenna lyons may have made dark sleeping quarters into a trend with her fabulous bedroom featured many moons again in domino — and i’m sure others may have come before her, but that’s... 
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benjamin moore 5 gallon giveaway.

PAINT1A

last week i finally shared the before and after reveal of my exterior paint job — you probably saw that i painted my new house black, and i love every dark inch of it. well this week, benjamin moore is very kindly giving away 5 gallons of Aura Exterior paint in the winner’s choice of color and finish — and, aura exterior paint is available in thousands of... 
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paint it black!

BlkHouse-2

i’m very excited to finally share with you my latest home improvement project! i got up some steely nerve and painted my new house black! i’ve always dreamed of having a black house, and i couldn’t be more thrilled with the way it turned out. i’ve been pinning black houses, inspired by those in Scandinavia and denmark, and at long last have one of my... 
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whiter shade of pale.

1WHITE

circa lighting. i don’t know why i’m always so drawn to white, but maybe because it just looks so fresh — like a rainstorm just came through and washed everything clean — making it brand new again. it also looks ultra calming, so i get a very restful and relaxed feeling in a white room. it’s why i paint all my walls white these days (benjamin... 
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pick a color. any color.

bm4

i knew when i bought my house that i had in mind lots of bright white wood ceilings and walls, dark wood floors and black doors. but do you know how many shades of white, and for that matter, black paint are out there? loads. but i poked around some of my favorite design sites like door sixteen and manhattan nest to see what their favorite paints were and narrowed down my... 
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