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Looking Forward to 2019: The Emerging Trend of Folk Heritage

04/25/18 Grace Lennon

"Social Architecture" is the conscious designing of physical space to optimize human interaction and connect to its surroundings. This notion is explored in our next Color and Design Trend, "Folk Heritage." Designers who utilize this trend feature local materials throughout the interiors and embrace urban agriculture, sustainability and reuse.

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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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A Look Forward to Color and Design Trends 2019: Experimental Dreams

03/07/18 Grace Lennon

What makes architecture “experimental?” This notion is explored in our next Color and Design Trend, "Experimental Dreams."

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Hotel in Focus: Velona's Jungle Luxury Suites

02/23/18 Grace Lennon

Florence’s impressive Velona’s Jungle Luxury Suites stands out for it’s exquisite interior design. Located on the third floor of an elegant mid-century palazzo in central Florence, this boutique hotel boasts exotic jungle-inspired décor.

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Hotel in Focus: Resotel — Racing Dreams

02/21/18 Grace Lennon

Time to schedule your next trip to Spain! Located in Villares de la Reina, next to the A-62 motorway (which connects France to Portugal), stands the Resotel – Racing Dreams; a technicolor, motor sports-themed, 11-room boutique hotel over a gas station.

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Winter Olympics 2018: Inspiration from Pyeongchang

02/08/18 Sara McLean

​All eyes will be on the city of Pyeongchang, South Korea, this month as athletes from around the world compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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California Wildflowers Inspire The Saguaro Facelift

02/02/18 Sara McLean

During the past few months, a colorful renewal has taken place in Palm Springs. In partnership with Dunn-Edwards, The Saguaro Hotel set out to repaint its exterior color palette, highlighting the fourteen hues inspired by local desert wildflowers and plants envisioned by the architects.

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Hotel in Focus: Faena Miami Beach

01/22/18 Grace Lennon

Looking for a winter getaway?​ The Faena Hotel Miami Beach, dreamed up by Argentinian developer Alan Faena and designed with an assist from the Oscar-nominated director Baz Luhrmann, ushers in a new era of luxury for visitors to Miami Beach.

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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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Hotel Focus: Manko Paris

08/31/17 Grace Lennon

​Manko Paris, a restaurant by renowned interior designer Laura Gonzalez, is slick, colorful and warm with brass touches, dashes of sea blues, and banquettes and armchairs upholstered in bright, Inca-style fabrics.