Tag: colors


The color brilliant white gives me headaches. Not literally, of course, but figuratively as it presents many design conundrums. Although the all-white look gained popularity in recent years — perhaps as a strong reaction against rooms with walls of many different colors — the layering of different, predominately white items can create complications. I’m in […]

Farnham House dining room, moody walls, interior design, Studio Mackay

In a dark and moody state of mind? There’s one time when it’s totally acceptable to go there. And no, it doesn’t involve reciting Édith Piaf lyrics with a French accent while binging on expensive bonbons or banging your head while listening to heavy metal. When it comes to giving walls personality, dark and moody […]