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Blog Archive

FARROW & BALL | HOW TO PAINT WALLS

By Palette Home | July 18, 2017

DIY USING FARROW & BALL PAINT Taking on your own painting project using Farrow & Ball paint can be fun and rewarding. We’ve found that having your supplies ready to go makes a big difference, so here’s a list of everything you need to paint your walls like a pro! PREP MATERIALS Be sure to […]

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MEG BRAFF | BOOK SIGNING CHARLOTTESVILLE

By Palette Home | July 6, 2017

Interior Designer and style extraordinaire Meg Braff is visiting Charlottesville! We are thrilled and honored to host a signing of her new book The Decorated Home: Living with Style and Joy along with our partners at Kenny Ball Design Center. Stop by and say hello to Meg and chat about what inspires her chic and fresh design style. You can also […]

Artist Theodora Miller at Palette

THEODORA MILLER | ARTIST RECEPTION PICS

By Palette Home | July 6, 2017

THEODORA MILLER ARTIST RECEPTION It was a beautiful celebration of Richmond abstract artist Theodora Miller and her collection “Intuition”. Here is a candid glimpse of the evening full of Theodora’s art and heart. Thank you to all who joined us! THEODORA MILLER BIO & INSPIRATION FOR “INTUITION”     Theodora Miller original paintings will be […]

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FINE PAINTS OF EUROPE | HOW TO PAINT A DOOR

By Palette Home | July 4, 2017

HOW TO PAINT A DOOR | FINE PAINTS OF EUROPE The most prominent feature of a home is most often the front door – so make it special! Fine Paints of Europe Hollandlac is marine grade paint and is available in two finishes –  Brilliant (shiny!) and Satin. It’s the ultimate paint for durability, washability, […]

Artist Theodora Miller

MEET THE ARTIST | THEODORA MILLER

By Palette Home | May 26, 2017

THEODORA MILLER “INTUITION” Photography by Tasha Tolliver THE HEART & MIND | JUNE 2017 FEATURED ARTIST PH:   Theodora, what is the best way to start your day? TM:   Having nowhere to be and sitting leisurely in the garden with a cup of coffee and biscotti. PH:   What book or author has impacted you […]

Artist Claiborne Riley at Palette

MEET THE ARTIST | CLAIBORNE RILEY

By Palette Home | April 29, 2017

Claiborne Riley “Over and Under” IN THE HEART AND MIND OF CLAIBORNE RILEY  PH:Where did you grow up? CR: Here in Richmond.  It’s been amazing to see Richmond grow in so many ways. With its thriving art scene and the riverfront, it’s a great place to be. PH: Describe a moment you first knew creating art […]

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PAINT COLOR FOR SPRING 2017 | ALL IN ONE ROOM

By Palette Home | April 5, 2017

SPRING COLOR INSPIRED! The paint color in this beautiful California home featured in March 2017 House Beautiful finds the right balance. We love the cool blue’s mixed with light airy florals opposite deep green cozy velvets and a centerpiece of red! This stunning home was designed by Chloe Warner using Fine Paints of Europe paints […]

2017 SPRING COLOR | Farrow & Ball All White

By Palette Home | April 4, 2017

Farrow & Ball No 2005 All White The fairest white of them all!  Farrow & Ball All White is pure and fresh, and a wonderful starting place for a collected room. Layer white with white, add neutrals and texture for interest and depth in a monochromatic space.  OR drop in the color with art, textiles, […]

ARTIST LEIGH GORDON | A Twist on English Porcelain

By Palette Home | April 4, 2017

ARTIST LEIGH GORDON The first thing you notice about these stunning original English porcelain pieces by Richmond artist Leigh Gordon is the burst of color inside. Also, the wonderful contrasting earthy texture on the the outside. Leigh says she achieves the texture by pressing them against natural surfaces such as coral or pine bark. These […]

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2017 COLOR | SPRING INTO RED

By Palette Home | April 4, 2017

SPRING INTO RED Fine Paints of Europe, Hollandlac Brilliant takes the spotlight in this reading nook featured on the APRIL COVER OF HOUSE BEAUTIFUL. RED is leading us into spring! We’ve long since painted over our brown red walls and removed the autumn shades from our interiors. Leaving that phase behind and lightening up with […]