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3 Dining Room Design Trends In Time For Fall

09/22/20 specs+spaces staff

In looking at what’s relevant this fall, Dunn-Edwards color expert and stylist Sara McLean identified that residential design is booming and that it's being approached in two ways — creating peaceful, soothing environments and schemes that enhance positivity and energy, or with design that incorporates dynamic color pops. Here are the trends we’re seeing in dining room refreshes right now.

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Pop Goes The Icon: Tysen Knight Celebrates Palm Springs with Public Art Work

09/21/20 specs+spaces staff

What better way to beautify a city than to start from the ground up, which is exactly what Palm Springs has done with a new public art initiatives. The city, in partnership with the Palm Springs Public Art Commission (PSPAC), invited artist Knight to paint ten benches in his striking colorful pop-art-meets-street-art style.

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September Color of the Month: Red Maple Leaf (DET443)

09/10/20 specs+spaces staff

While rich burgundy shades from maroon to oxblood are no strangers to design during this time of year, the style mavens of Who, What, Wear confirm that a major color trend this fall is rich red shades like Dunn-Edwards September Color of the Month Red Maple Leaf (DET443).

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Designer Insight into Fall 2020 Color + Design Trends During COVID

09/08/20 Sara McLean

The turning of season’s usually signals a transition to fresh ideas in color and design, highlighting the newest ideas in the market. And, even though coronavirus has dominated our lives this year, color and design trends are still creating a buzz in a number of areas.

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Dunn-Edwards August Color of the Month: Water Baby (DE5780)

08/11/20 specs+spaces staff

As we highlight our August Color of the Month Water Baby (DE5780), we want to call back to the previously reported fact that blue is a major color trend for 2020.

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Playtime Trend in Focus: Kaikaya

08/03/20 Grace Lennon

Dunn-Edward’s 2020 Design Trend Playtime captures the enjoyment and immersion in the experience of NOW. This trend can be seen throughout Kaikaya, a tropical sushi restaurant with bold colors and an eclectic style.

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2020 Color + Design Updates in the Time of COVID: Neu Traditions

08/02/20 Sara McLean

Sophisticated. Quiet. Feminine. Classic design feels entirely “Neu,” enveloping us in soothing neutrals, warm peaches and oversized florals reminiscent of the Dutch masters’ paintings.

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5 Color Palettes We’re Loving From Virtual Art Exhibits Around The World

07/21/20 specs+spaces staff

According to Travel + Leisure, there are actually 12 museums across the world offering free virtual tours to the public with the help of Google Arts & Culture. We’ve gathered a few striking pieces of artwork from these notable institutions, drawing inspiration from their color palettes that might give you some ideas for your own spaces.

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Vegitecture: Vertical Farming in Today's Cities

07/09/20 Grace Lennon

The idea is not so far-fetched — a growing number of cities are adopting “Vegitecture,” or vertical gardens, to add a touch of green to their atmospheres.

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2020 Color + Design Trend Updates in the Time of COVID-19: Fresh & Free

07/09/20 Sara McLean

Goodness and optimism, cherishing emotional connections with loved ones, pleasure in the present and unexpected, and a need for humor and blissful moments.