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Extreme Odyssey: A Spirited Journey through 2019 color+design

06/01/18 Sara McLean

Our first story, called Extreme Odyssey, is inspired by embracing visionary experimentation with influences of exploration to the furthest reaches of sea and sky. Innovations in architecture and design embrace a minimalist or dreamlike and surreal aesthetic.

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Dunn-Edwards Introduces ​ENDURACAT™

05/16/18 Sara McLean

​ENDURACAT™ is a high performance, interior, ultra-low VOC, pre-catalyzed, single component, water-based, acrylic epoxy.

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Dunn-Edwards Unveils Improved Performance EVERSHIELD®

04/25/18 Sara McLean

Dunn-Edwards recently introduced Improved Performance EVERSHIELD®, an ultra-premium, exterior, ultra-low VOC paint line that is formulated with 100%-acrylic technology.

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Expert Design Tips to Refresh Your Client’s Home Exterior

04/25/18 Sara McLean

Springtime is in full swing, and clients are ready to refresh their homes’ exteriors. Perhaps the fronts of their homes are looking a little faded or they want to add a pop of color for some street-side style. Either way, now is the time to get them ready.

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The Hidden Frey: A Look at a Secret Gem

03/30/18 Sara McLean

The recent Spring Modernism Show in Palm Springs, Calif., provided an abundance of opportunities to view Mid-century architecture and design. One of the highlights during the event's variety of tours was "Hidden Frey."

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2018 Pasadena Showcase Celebrates 54 Years

03/30/18 Sara McLean

This year we celebrate the 54th year of the Pasadena Showcase House of Design. As one of the oldest, largest and most successful house and garden tours in the nation, the Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts committee is ready to open this year's tour on April 22, 2018.

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Spring Forward! 2018 Trending Color Palettes

03/20/18 Sara McLean

And, with a blend of holiday color traditions for spring along with trending hues sprinkled throughout, here are 6 spring- fresh palettes to inspire:

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2018 Modernism Week Palm Springs Door Tour

03/07/18 Sara McLean

Dunn-Edwards Paints celebrated style and color by once again partnering with Palm Springs Style to present the 2018 Palm Springs Door Tour during last month's Spring Modernism Week.

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2018 Spring Modernism Recap: 11 Days of Inspiration!

03/07/18 Sara McLean

As sure as the arrival of spring, Modernism Week returned for another season of celebrating Mid-century style, architecture, design and color inspiration. Modernism Week’s signature event is an annual celebration of Mid-century Modern design, architecture, art, fashion and culture.

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2018 Chinese New Year: Celebrating the Year of the Dog

02/16/18 Sara McLean

Today, February 16, marks the Chinese New Year, which celebrates the Year of the Dog, and triggers one of the most colorful and exuberant global events of the year.