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Retail Space Gets a Sweet, Modern Makeover for Roll'd Ice Cream

08/15/18 specs+spaces staff

Finding the perfect white can make or break a project. No one knows that better than California central coast firm AGD Architecture and Design. For AGD founder and architect Andrew Goodwin, that perfect white for his remodel of the storefront was Igloo (DEW379) by Dunn-Edwards.

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Sharp Objects: Exploring the Victorian Colors of Towers, Turrets and More

08/08/18 specs+spaces staff

Looking to incorporate some Victorian color in your next project? Dunn-Edwards has a lot to choose from. We’ve put together a selection of historic Victorian color palettes from the Then Now and Forever Collection® to give you a little inspiration.

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Destination Inspiration: The Colors of South Africa

08/01/18 specs+spaces staff

The places we travel so often inspire our design choices — the textures, the styles, the people we meet, and of course, the colors. That’s why we’re continuing our “Destination Inspiration” series where we take a look at the color palettes of some of the most sought after and far-flung travel destinations around the world.

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Poetic Passage: A “Spirited Journey” Through 2019 color+design

08/01/18 Sara McLean

“Poetic Passage,” our third trends story speaks to the soft and subtle side of life that incorporates nature in a chic, minimalist atmosphere. Shadow and light dance in a marriage of masculine and feminine, luxury and lines. The aesthetic is minimalist, soft and subtle with chic and refined natural basics within tender, cozy atmospheres.

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Sarah Rosenhaus Interior Design: Blending Nature and Elegance

08/01/18 Sara McLean

Sarah Rosenhaus, principal owner of Sarah Rosenhaus Interior Design (SRID), based in Santa Monica, Calif., believes each home should tell a story of a well-traveled life. With a focus on luxury residential interior design, Rosenhaus and her team have faith in the importance of listening to clients and filtering their desires through their vision and approach.

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Extreme Odyssey Museum Focus: Zeitz MOCAA

08/01/18 Grace Lennon

Thomas Heatherwick has created South Africa’s biggest art museum — by hollowing out the inside of a historic grain silo building. Described by the British designer as “the world’s tubiest building," the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, or Zeitz MOCAA, is set to become the world’s most important exhibition space for African art.

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Building A Room Around Light Greens

07/25/18 specs+spaces staff

When you hear the term “light green,” you might automatically think of mint. That’s understandable considering hues in the mint family have been trending for a few years now.

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2018 Summer Color Picks To Steal For Your Front Door

07/18/18 specs+spaces staff

​Painting your front door is an inexpensive and easy way to freshen up a home’s curb appeal. The door is the first thing people see before entering your house, so why not make a statement?

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Extreme Odyssey Hotel Focus: Hotel Liberty

07/12/18 Grace Lennon

After an extensive three-year renovation project a 19th-century former prison has been turned into Hotel Liberty – a contemporary retreat in the German city of Offenburg. Originally conceived by the German architect Heinrich Hübsch in 1840 and completed in 1845, the structure served as a jail for the city until 2009.

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Extreme Odyssey Focus: Vue Hotel

07/12/18 Grace Lennon

This hotel comprises a series of artistically transformed quasi-historic buildings from the 1950’s.