Friday, December 28, 2012

Decorating in 2013 from Country Living Magazine




What is your decorating trend in your home?? Mine is filled with things that I love, I follow no pattern or trend. My home has new things I pick up while out in a box store or a flea market, I also have pieces that belonged to my grandparents and my husbands grandparents. I want to feel comfortable and relaxed and surrounded by love at home, so for this reason I follow no trend but really love my issue of Country Living magazine which helps me incorporate, the old and the new. Check out the link below for more from Country Living.(I am not a paid sponsor or spokesperson, these are my own words and thoughts on a great magazine.)

Pantone Palette: Surface Treatments

It's not just about colors in 2013. "Earthy textures lay a new foundation for palettes of blues and greens," says color expert and executive director of the Pantone Color Institute Leatrice Eiseman. Ana White, author of The Handbuilt Home (due out in October; Clarkson Potter) suggests breathing new life into an existing hutch with several coats of ocean-blue paint, a move she calls noncommittal. Ground the oversize piece with lots of white ceramic objects and natural wood and wicker.


Read more: Color Trends 2013 - Hot Colors Forecast 2013 - Country Living 



Monday, December 24, 2012

Christmas 2012



Merry Christmas to you and your Family from all of us here at The McCurdy House. May all your wishes come true and the true spirit of Christmas shine in your heart.