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Color Crush: Butterfly and Flower

I love creating color palettes for my bi-weekly Color Crush feature here on the Barbara Gilbert Interiors blog. This week, I've chosen one of my favorite subjects, a butterfly. I think they're one of the Lord's loveliest creatures, and I love their gorgeous hues, from the swallowtail to the monarch. I believe the butterfly pictured above is called the Tawny Mime, a native of India. This color palette from the Tawny Mime is full of soft shades and a lush green. This would create a pretty bedroom, perhaps for a girl. But pink is not just for kids — I have been seeing more...

DFW Interior Design Trends

North Texas offers one of the most vibrant design communities in the country. Not only do we have a high caliber of professionals working here, but we also have a community of people who appreciate and want beautiful residential interior design and commercial interior design surrounding them. That makes for a dynamic environment that produces some show-stopping interiors. The Dallas-Ft. Worth area has its own personality, different from, say, L.A. or New York. We have our own way of doing things, and every season, I spot a new combination of DFW interior design trends happening right now. So what's hot in North Texas interior...

Design Crush: Contemporary Gold Rug

Every other week, I share my latest Design Crush here on the blog. This week, I'm loving the Cyan Design Facets gold contemporary rug. Measuring 11 feet by 7.1 feet, this geometric area rug features lines and angles that recreate a facet-inspired pattern. This floor rug also features durable fiber construction and a fun, vibrant gold-and-yellow color palette that makes it ideal for an array of uses from nurseries to family rooms. Got your own Design Crush? Share it with us on Facebook, Instagram, or Pinterest!  Barbara Gilbert Interiors offers DFW interior design services in Dallas, Plano, Highland Park, University Park, Allen, Southlake, and many more parts of North Texas....

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