Did you know that, each year, color experts choose a “Color of the Year”? It’s what they predict will be the “hot” color for the following year, and most industries (including the automotive industry, clothing fashions, and window treatments) use that color in some variation in their upcoming products. At Blinds & Designs serving San Francisco, we’re always happy to introduce our customers to the new trends, and we thought it’d be fun for you to take a look back at the colors that influenced the past several years. Read on to learn more! [Read more…]
You might like the overall look of your home, but want to add a little boost. Maybe a new color in your kitchen or a trendy pattern in your living room. Change can be daunting, but it can also be fun. At Blinds & Designs serving San Francisco and Marin County, we’ve got some quick ideas for room updates. [Read more…]
The holidays are coming soon, and many people are looking for ways to make their homes more cozy for entertaining family friends during holiday celebrations. One way to warm up a home is to get new window treatments—and luckily, now through December 12, Hunter Douglas is offering rebates on select products. Hurry in to Blinds & Designs serving San Francisco to find out all the specifics! [Read more…]
What is the focal point of your room? Is it the walls or the window? Typically, the eye is drawn to color—if you put color on the window, that will become the focal point, and if you put color on the wall, that’s where you’ll tend to look first. If you want to explore color for your room, talk with one of the trained consultants at Blinds & Designs in Marin County. We’ll be happy to help you determine what’s best. [Read more…]
At Blinds & Designs in San Francisco, we’re always excited to hear about the Color of the Year. And this year, we’re twice as excited because there are TWO! Introducing Rose Quartz and Serenity, which Pantone forecasts to trend in industries from fashion to interior design. If you’re interested in adding these beautiful colors to your home’s palette, speak with one of our trained consultants today.
About the Colors
A lovely pinkish hue, Rose Quartz brings warmth and tenderness. From the blue family, Serenity connotes tranquility and wellness. Together, these shades evoke feelings of connection and a relief to stress. Further, the Pantone Color Institute notes that the two colors reflect a cultural shift toward gender equality. If you’d like to see the colors and some suggestions for color pairings, click here. [Read more…]