Interior Design – How to Build a Color Palette for your Home

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Interior decorator Denise Willard demonstrates how to do interior design and build a color palette in your home.

    Denise Willard

    Denise Willard is the president of Decor by Denise, a full-service interior decorating firm based in Vienna, Virginia. For nearly a decade, Denise and her staff have transformed the homes of clients in the Disctrict of Columbia, Maryland and Northern Virginia. With her talent in color selection, space planning, interior arrangement, window treatments and fabric decor, she helps her clients transform their homes from ordinary to extraordinary! The combination of her southern roots and urban lifestyle can be seen in her transitional design style, which combines the comfort and hospitality of the south with the flair of the big city. Denise has been professionally trained in all aspects of interior decorating, including the newest trends in redesign and feng shui. In addition, she is a certified real estate staging professional, as designated by Realty Enhancements International. Denise and her staff take a hands-on approach to every project, providing each client the personalized attention he or she deserves. Denise maintains professional memberships and affiliations with the Interior Design Society, Realty Enhancements International, the Interior Arrangement and Design Association, the Washington Design Center, eWomenNetwork, the Interior Design Directory, the Redesign Directory and the Better Business Bureau.

    Hi, I am Denise Willard and my company is Decor by Denise. For the past ten years I have worked with customers and clients from around the DC Metropolitan area to help them transform their homes from ordinary to extraordinary. As a full service interior decorating firm, we offer everything from space planning to color consultations to real estate staging, and so much more. We are professionally trained in every aspect of interior decorating and maintain our professional affiliations with Interior Design Society, the Interior Arrangement and Design Association, and Realty Enhancements International. Today I am here to discuss the topic of the psychology of color, and how best you can leverage that information to build the perfect color palette for your home. From understanding the moods that certain colors evoke, to actually selecting the perfect colors for your home, I will be with you every step of the way. You don't need much to get started, but you do need to understand who you are and what you like and dislike. With that basic information, as well as the tips and the tricks of interior design that I am going to show you today, you will be well on your way to building a beautiful color palette for your home. We are about to embark on the world of color, so let's get started.