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Blog Archive

ARTISAN HOLIDAYS AT PALETTE | THIERRY DRAPANAS EXQUISITE JEWELRY COLLECTION

By Palette Home | November 19, 2016

ARTIST THIERRY DRAPANAS Thierry describes being inspired by two amazing women in her life; her grandmother Vee and her great aunt Harriet, seamstresses who created dresses and gowns that were works of art. It was the detail and the artistry of their work she admired and is what inspired her to make jewelry. She hand […]

ART VISIT | Moholy-Nagy at Art Institute Chicago

By Palette Home | November 13, 2016

MOHOLY-NAGY: FUTURE PRESENT | Art Institute of Chicago   On a quick trip to Chicago in October, I heard the Moholy-Nagy exhibit had just opened at the Art Institute that day, so on a whim decided to check it out. It turned out to be an extraordinary exhibit! Moholy challenged the obvious in his life […]

FINE PAINTS OF EUROPE | Richmond Pink in House Beautiful

By Palette Home | September 28, 2016

House Beautiful features Richmond home, designed by Suellen Gregory We can’t take our eyes off this project and the mastery of the designer and homeowner Katie Ukrop. The elegance of it; the color, the fabrics and art, the floors, all of it is pure happiness and oh, that shiny paint!   Fine Paints of Europe, […]

MEET THE ARTIST | Erika Vaden

By Palette Home | September 27, 2016

  MEET ERIKA VADEN Erika Vaden with  Rain 48 X 72, at Palette Home, Richmond VA Eternal 48 X 60 I was born in Rockford Illinois.  I lived there during the school year but spent my summers in California and Arizona. I was an interior design major at Colorado State University for three years before […]

FARROW AND BALL | Sponsors Kips Bay Design House, New York

By Palette Home | June 30, 2016

The Kips Bay 2016, 44th Annual Show House supporting the Boys & Girls Club, New York It was so exciting to see all the amazing creativity by top designers and the fabulous ways they used Farrow & Ball paints and papers throughout the show house. Our favorite room was designed by Suzanne Kasler, using the […]

MEET THE ARTIST | CHRIS SHANDS

By Palette Home | May 6, 2016

MEET CHRIS SHANDS I am drawn to color and texture. I usually begin my paintings by laying down bold and random brush work. It’s at this time that my work is raw and makes me a little uncomfortable. I try not to think too hard about what will happen, but instead, focus on the process […]

FINE PAINTS OF EUROPE | Black Door on Grove

By Palette Home | February 16, 2016

LUCKY BLACK ON GROVE AVENUE Look what happens when you put Fine Paints of Europe, Hollandlac Brilliant paint on your front door – and into the skilled hands of H.J. Holtz & Son!           A LITTLE BIT ABOUT FINE PAINTS OF EUROPE Fine paints of Europe, Hollandlac is a marine grade paint […]

FARROW & BALL | Nine New Colors!

By John Glynn | February 9, 2016

Farrow & Ball Reveal Nine Lucky New Colors! Farrow and Ball is a company with a long history. Founded in 1946, the paint continues to be made in a factory in Dorset, England by the finest craftsmen and women, with the finest ingredients. This week, in honor of it’s 70 years in business, F&B has […]

FARROW & BALL | No.235 Borrowed Light

By Palette Home | May 8, 2015

FARROW & BALL: Borrowed Light 235 Dubbed the “perfect” light blue, Borrowed Light is named after the much desired extra illumination that evokes the summer sky. It works as well in rooms deprived of natural light as an airy light filled sunroom. Gorgeous in spa like bathrooms, soothing bedrooms, and a hands down favorite on […]

DESIGN | Natural Hides

By Palette Home | April 28, 2015

Layer and Love those hides We simply adore the natural beauty of hides in design. Timeless, organic, each one unique in color and shape, durable and best of all – incredibly versatile! Layer them over rugs, drape them on a bed, cover a chair or an ottoman, we had one designer use a hide as […]