Precious Metals: Mix up the Shine

Metals are all the rage in home décor trends. Whether you love brilliant silver, bright gold, rosy copper, or vintage brass, it’s time to make your living space shine. Metallic finishes can add a sophisticated edge to your interior’s aesthetic and it’s easy to combine these accents with your current furnishings for an elegant makeover. […]

Global Pursuits: Furniture Trends

Furniture Row buyers literally travel around the world to find the latest and greatest in global furniture trends. They are constantly looking for inspiration to bring customers the most stylish pieces, and making sure that those furnishings and accessories meet the high standards of craftsmanship, quality, and ethical production that the company sets. Last month, […]

Color Theory: Grey

As one of the biggest color trends, grey is the new neutral that’s here to stay. Versatile enough to be incorporated as an accent to existing décor, and rich enough to stand alone, grey can be a subtle backdrop, or the colorful center of attention. To showcase grey and how easily you can bring the color trend home, we’ve put […]

Pantone’s Color of 2016 is a Trendsetting Duo

2016 is the first-ever year to have two hues in harmony chosen as Pantone’s Color the Year: Rose Quartz and Serenity. Rose Quartz is a delicate blush tone that’s not too pink, nor too pale; Serenity is an ethereal blue that complements the warmth of its Pantone partner. The pair challenges the norm of one color […]

Decorating with Metallics

Metallic home accents are a major influence in home design, and no matter your style, they can be incorporated to elevate the look of any space. From rustic and glamorous, to the more traditional, rooms of all styles are screaming for metals–and we’re excited to share a little inspiration on how to go metal! Rustic spaces […]

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Color Trend: Greige

Colors don’t have to be bold to make a statement. And that’s why we love greige! It’s the rich combination of grey and beige tones-and, while it’s neutral, it is far from boring. Whether paired with other subdued hues like cream and grey, or partnered to pop with corals, blues, and crisp white, greige is […]

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Color Theory: Bold Indigo

We are loving the style statement bold indigo makes! The color has a rich, saturated look, and can be used in traditional designs, or as a lively accent in more contemporary spaces. Indigo dye was originally made from natural plant materials. For interior design, the color can add earthy inspiration reminiscent of water or the […]

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Color Theory: Teal Accents

Want to add a spark of color and style to your space? We are loving the teal trend, and have put together a color guide incorporating it with your home design. Teal has been a popular pop of color this spring, and will lead wonderfully into the summer. To bring home this color hit, identify patterns, […]

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Bold Red: The Color of the Lunar New Year

The Lunar New Year begins February 19th, and kicks off the Year of the Goat. Celebrations will begin in China to ring in the Goat, the 8th zodiac sign of a 12-year calendar cycle. The goat is widely considered to be a positive or auspicious sign because of its even temper and kindness. Some oh-so-lucky associations with […]

Style File: From the Winter Runway to the Home

Winter is all about cozy comforts, but that doesn’t mean style goes out of season. We’ve collected three major trends dominating the fashion & design world, and our product picks to bring the winter runway to the home. We’ve seen these three style statements all over our favorite clothing shops, and are excited to bring […]

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Meet Marsala: Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year

Pantone announced the 2015 Color of the Year–and we love it! Marsala is a rich, wine-red tone that can be both bold & neutral, and is beautiful for fashions & home designs alike.  To kick-off this Color of the Year pick, we’ve put together some favorite products to add a splash of marsala to your […]

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Cool Summer White

Looking to beat the heat, but can’t make it to the pool? Splash into cool summer white, and get an instant chill factor for your space. From sofas to home accent pieces, white brings clean style, and  cool contrast to the warm temps outside. Offset hot hues like reds and yellows by adding white to […]

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Patriotic Decor Inspiration

The Fourth of July is next week, but the quintessential red, white, and blue of the holiday have been happening since spring, and are still hot this summer! Styles that playfully combine these colors, and even incorporate the patriotic print of the American flag are trending in a big way. This trend has crossed over into home […]

Radiant Orchid Pantone Color of the Year 2014

Radiant Orchid is Color of the Year 2014

Radiant Orchid  is Pantone’s 2014 Color of the Year–and we love it! Inspired by floral orchid, this feminine hue can be delicate or dramatic, and is beautiful as an accent or as a show-stopping feature color.  From the runway to the walkways right into our homes, Radiant Orchid is sure to be a major palette player […]

Seasonal Picks: All Things Gatsby

This summer’s larger-than-life adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic The Great Gatsby is generating lots of buzz, and has inspired a resurgence of 1920s style. From fashion to home design, touches of the roaring twenties are making comeback in a big way. Check out our picks for bringing some of Gatsby glamor to your home […]

Fresh & Fun Chevron

Summer trends are shaping up nicely with bold geometric prints, and leading the way is chevron. An angular update of the always-in-style stripe, this bold pattern is a great way to add texture and movement to your design. Characterized by the “V” shape, chevron is all about variation. From big and loud to the more […]

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Black and White

Last week was New York Fashion Week, where the most fashionable converge on Manhattan for a week of back-to-back runway shows for Spring 2013 Collections. While last year we saw nothing but neons and pastels, this year the theme is overwhelmingly black and white. Every show included at least an-all black and white outfit or […]

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Mixing Hues

Earlier this month we talked about using bright colors with shocking whites, and the latest trend, color blocking. Mixing different hues together goes against the décor rules of the older generations where everything has to match, which instantly gives it a modern tone. Past that, it’s a great way to brighten up a room while […]

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Color Blocking

Another new trend in design, color blocking pairs together solid complementary or analogous colors (opposites and neighbors, respectively, on a color wheel) for a contrasting look. It?s a quick, easy, and cheap trick for an ultra-modern look. We’ve put together some examples to show you how to do it within your wardrobe or your home. […]

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Brights & Whites

All-white is a big trend this year. White walls with white main furniture pieces are everywhere. Not only can a lot of white make a space feel bigger, it adds an airy and clean look as well. Pairing it with bright colors creates a bold, modern feel and can turn small, over-looked accessories into statement […]

Menswear Inspiration

Menswear has a classic, timeless feel that can be easily updated with a simple changing of ties. It can be the perfect starting place for home design when using real-world budgets that can’t always afford all new furniture or to rip up the carpet every two years (read: those of us who are not Martha […]

Tangerine Tango Inspiration Board

Pantone has declared #17-1463 Tangerine Tango the color of the year. The Spring 2012 runways have already used it across the board, from its most vibrant to its palest form. As a reddish-orange, it carries more depth, and with that comes a chic sophistication. Borrowing red’s drama and sensuality, it gives off a slow-burning warmth. […]

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Royal Blue Inspiration Board

This year royal blue is in full bloom across the fall 2011 runways and interior design is following suit. The vibrant color makes a luxurious, high fashion statement that can work in pops of accent color, or if you’re daring, painted on the walls of an entire room. Darker shades provide more drama; lighter hues […]

Style File: From the Fall Runway to Home

Autumn is a nostalgic season. We want tradition and habit; to carve pumpkins the same way our fathers taught us, to teach our children the same pumpkin pie recipe our mothers have made all our lives. Fashion itself has been incredibly sentimental the last ten years, recycling and reinventing past decades for today, never is […]

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Color Theory: Fall Tones

Here at Front Door, we can’t wait for the leaves to turn. Autumn means big sweaters, warm cider, and cozy nights in. The latter means you’ll have more time for painting, sewing, crafts, or any kind of home project you’ve been putting off all summer. The good thing about designing in the fall is that […]