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Colorful Crosswalks in Downtown LA

09/28/17 Grace Lennon

The intersection at 2nd and Grand in downtown Los Angeles sprang to life over the Labor Day weekend, boasting a colorful installation by Venezuelan-born artist Carlos Cruz-Diez, titled "Couler Additive."

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A History of Mint and Black

09/28/17 specs+spaces staff

Whether you absolutely love or hate the color combination of mint green and black you certainly can’t deny the combo is trending of late. Home design and lifestyle blog Apartment Therapy even declared the combination the “Freshest Color Combination of 2017,” with the color combination highlighted in bathrooms, bedrooms and living rooms.

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Muralist Steph Rager On Transforming Streetscapes One Storefront At A Time

09/25/17 specs+spaces staff

​Steph Rager is a talented Los Angeles-based muralist, illustrator, and sign artist. While her artistry shines in a wide range of mediums, Rager’s colorful, geometric, large-scale mural pieces are gaining a great deal of notoriety around southern California.

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Cool Conversion: The Basement Apartment of Lourdes and Zach

09/21/17 Sara McLean

Nestled in the Highland Park area of Los Angeles,Calif, sets a converted church owned by Lourdes Hernández and Zach Leigh. Known as Ruby Street, the church itself has become a well-known venue for events, while Lourdes and Zach live in the basement apartment.

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Instagram Roundup: Treasure Restorations, Sanchez Cons, Carrie Interiors

09/21/17 specs+spaces staff

​Here at Dunn-Edwards, we enjoy browsing social media to get an inside look at the creative ways our paints are being used. Take a look at our Instagram Roundup featuring a few eye-catching projects by amazing Dunn-Edwards customers.

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Learning in Color Fall 2017: Vibrant Schools Around the World

09/21/17 Grace Lennon

​Colors play a vital role in our daily lives and it has been proven that our activities and responses are influenced by them. A simple paint job can positively affect students’ abilities to stay on task, perceptions of learning and emotional well-being.

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Why Fall Colors Have All-Year-Round Staying Power

09/18/17 specs+spaces staff

Fall is an exciting time for color. As the weather starts to change, nature brings on a flurry of vibrant earth-toned leaves and landscapes, rust-orange pumpkins and scarlet apples.

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Celebrate Memories: A 2018 Trends Story

09/14/17 Sara McLean

Memories take us back in time, revisiting the traditions and classics of the past, re-creating stories for today’s lifestyles. Inspired by a continuation of trends in the luxury market as the U.S. recession ends and incomes improve, creativity expands and luxury artisans take center stage. Introducing trend story 1 from our Color + Design trends report, Memories!

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Marbé Designs' Modern, 3D Transformation in Tarzana

09/13/17 specs+spaces staff

With the help of four key Dunn-Edwards paint colors, Marbé took what was once a childhood bedroom and transformed it into a modern and mature sanctuary.

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September Color of the Month: Tranquil Seashore

09/13/17 specs+spaces staff

Believe it or not, fall is upon us. After a wild and wonderful summer, with trips to the beach and evening hikes, the weather has started cooling down. With the drop in temperature comes tranquility and calmness. That is why Tranquil Seashore (DET542) makes a perfect Dunn-Edwards Color of the Month for September.