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The Butterfly Effect: This Designer Let Art Dictate Her Design

06/06/18 specs+spaces staff

Dorothy Willetts, ASID, NCIDQ, is a California-based designer and owner of Willetts Design & Associates. For a recent project Willets created the bedroom look to demonstrate how artwork can fit into everyday living.

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Building A Room Around Lavender

05/23/18 specs+spaces staff

​We know that the thought of using lavender to create a mature space can be enough to give some anxiety. Just keep scrolling and let us help you figure out how to effectively upgrade your space by using lavender.

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From Scientist to Artist: The Murals of Cloe Hakakian

05/16/18 specs+spaces staff

Cloe Hakakian thought she was going to pursue a career in medicine but a passion for public art led her to a new calling.

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The Best Colors to Pair with Target's New Home Collection

05/09/18 specs+spaces staff

Because Target’s newest collection may very well be making its way into your design plans, we’re offering you some of the very best Dunn-Edwards paints to pair with the collection.

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The Colors of Coachella

05/02/18 specs+spaces staff

​Coachella is perhaps best known for its star-studded music lineup, but the annual outdoor music festival is also an arts festival, showcasing large-scale art installations and pop-ups.

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Designing Inviting Public Spaces: Hospitality Trends at BD West 2018

04/25/18 specs+spaces staff

Dunn-Edwards Paints was proud to be among the approximately 300 hospitality design experts showcasing at the 2018 Boutique Design West (BD West) at the Los Angeles Convention center.

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Clean Slate For California Eclectic Home in Newport Beach

04/18/18 specs+spaces staff

We sat down with Orange County-based Lindye Galloway Interiors to discuss the firm’s recent redesign of a Newport Beach, California home.

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April Color of the Month: Spring Buttercup

04/11/18 specs+spaces staff

April’s versatility and joyful nature is why we chose Spring Buttercup (DE5310) as this month’s color.

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Highland Park Guest Bedroom Takes Visitors on a Journey

04/04/18 specs+spaces staff

What better way to welcome guests into your home than by telling them a story? Steven Miller’s latest interior design project — his own guest bedroom redesign in Los Angeles’ Highland Park neighborhood— incorporates thrift finds, textiles, art and other collectibles that serve as reminders of where the designer and his partner have been.

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This Color Trick Will Make Your Books Really Pop

03/28/18 specs+spaces staff

For as long as we can remember (well, certainly the last decade at least) every blog — design or otherwise — has espoused the virtues of the color-blocked bookshelf, and in particular the rainbow-hued version.