Author Archives: Kimberly Latimer

About Kimberly Latimer

My background is in fine arts. In addition to residential work in interior design, I have designed both product and packaging for childrens' retail products at Disney's Animal Kingdom and Natural History Museums in the US and Canada. I am an expert in color and my style embraces color, art and up-cycling for a green edge to design.

Why Emerald Green? Pantone Explains


An image from Pantone‘s “Power of Green” Webinar We’ve already done allot on Emerald, the newly announced color of the year 2013, but as soon as the pronouncement of The Color of The Year has been made, the buzz begins. … Continue reading

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New! Pantone Color of the Year 2013: PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald


It’s Here! Pantone’s color of 2013 is – Read More Related articles Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2013 (apartmenttherapy.com) Pantone Color of The Year 2013 – The Contenders! (redoitdesign.com) Breaking News: Emerald Named Pantone’s Color of 2013 (theblush.com) Here … Continue reading

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Poinsettias – A Christmas Story


Poinsettias first caught my eye in high school, under rather extraordinary circumstances. My parents made a decision completely out of character for them, casting off conservative, low-risk postures and packing my sister and I into a Volkswagen bug to drive … Continue reading

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Pantone Color of The Year 2013 – The Contenders!


The 2013 Pantone Color of The Year webinar will convene on December 13, when you can tune in to Re-Do it Design to check out what the world’s authority on color standardization and trends has to say about the year … Continue reading

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Hot Color – Cool Tones


Hot Color and Cool tones are masters of confusion, leading us down slippery slopes of assumptions that leave our designs threads unconnected – Read More

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Accent Color – Color Trends


If Accent color is power – the greatest power lies in the restrained use of the hottest colors – find out how to make it work.

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The Color of Christmas


Hard to believe, but the days to Christmas are counting down already! The time to think hand-made is now, while there’s still ample time to ship – check out my list of colorful and unique suggestions for handmade gifts under … Continue reading

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American Style!


On this Election Day 2012 ur nation’s limited palette offers unlimited potential to those who can imagion all the possibilities. Read on….

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GET COLOR!


  Today we explore ways to get color in the dose you feel most comfortable with, and mixing the color trends I have been sharing with you to create a mix that speaks to your own vision. Find out more! … Continue reading

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New! Benjamin Moore’s 2013 Color of The Year – Lemon Sorbet


  Benjamin Moore’s 2013 Color of The Year is Lemon Sorbet! Read More….

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