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    Rose Quartz And Serenity Blue For 2016

    Rose Quartz and Serenity Blue are Pantone 2016 color of the year!  Pantone, the leading authority on color, made the announcement early this morning. . . It’s twins!  This is the first time Pantone has chosen two colors to share the spotlight. This is a softer take on color for 2016 and I LOVE it!

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    How to warm up your home for winter. Window Designs Etc. by Marie Mouradian Use textured fabric like this chenille from RM Coco

    4 Simple Ways To Warm Up Your Home For Winter

    Finally, snow is here in New England and it feels like winter. Changing your decor will warm up your home for winter. Here are 4 simple and easy ways to add warmth to your interior.

     1. Add textures

    The look and feel of textured fabrics – wool, chenille, suede and velvet – add tremendous comfort and coziness to a room.

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    Black floral chintz tied tab panels in a dining room - See more at www.WindowDesignsEtc.com by Marie Mouradian

    Decorating With Black Is NOT Dark And Boring

     

    Decorating With Black

    Decorating with black details make this Southbridge, MA dining room anything but dark and boring. Custom gathered tied tab drapes in a lively black floral chintz frame the view. A whimsical hand crafted wooden drapery rod is a perch for black bird silhouettes. The coordinating Wilton Weave area rug repeats the black with vibrant floral pattern.

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    A collection of descriptive words I found on social media from interior designers across the country. Love it or hate it, Pantone's Marsala is it for 2015. - Marie Mouradian WindowDesignsEtc.com - Marsala, Pantone 2015 Color of the Year

    Marsala Pantone 2015 Color of the Year

          Yesterday Pantone, the leading authority on color, announced Marsala as their pick for Color of the Year 2015.  They describe Marsala as “A natural robust and earthly wine red, Marsala enriches our minds, bodies and souls”.  Pantone.com At first I thought it was in the brown family so I got out my Pantone color deck.  

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    Five time award winner - Best Home Decorating Services by the Holden Landmark Readers Choice

    Five Time Winner – Best Home Decorating Services

    Thank you for voting Window Designs Etc. Best Home Decorating Services.

    I am honored and humbled to receive this award for the fifth time.  YOU, my clients and readers make every day a pleasure to create beautiful spaces for you and your family to enjoy.  Thank you for inviting me into your houses and allowing me to make them into a home for you.

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