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BEIGE IS UGLY. Practical tips about choosing paint colors!

Cheryl Kees Clendenon Color, Color In Detail, Details, The Bath Designer 9 Comments

Why beige? Choosing the right color of paint for your walls, or for that matter your cabinetry, bed linens, accessories…can be daunting to many people. This is one area I constantly find clients throwing up their hands in frustration. Like any designer, I have my tried and true

Modern Safari…a bath on the wild side

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  Working on a fab home in southern California for a client who has many cherished possessions from across the globe. Only photograph safari’s for sure but we wanted the bathrooms to share a masculine, well traveled vibe. To achieve this look we selected strong neutrals paired with

Rocking the boat part 1! So why always an under mount sink?

Cheryl Kees Clendenon imm Cologne 2013, In Detail Says, The Bath Designer 4 Comments

Ok, so not your momma’s sink! Everyone knows I like to challenge the status quo and when I visited imm cologne last week, I observed European design breaking a few of the staid U.S. rules too! Just because  HGTV says to do it “this” way does not make it