A Neutral Retreat

I think I’m on sensory overload. Viewing multiple sites for new items for the store almost daily, plus scouting the web for blog ideas, updating our lookbook, not to mention all the online summer sales I’ve been personally stalking…Today, I’m craving quiet spaces and tones.  A muted color palette in a house can really create such an inviting oasis. Soft colors and textures seem to work together beautifully, giving off a vibe of comfort and calm.

L. Pearson design via LuxeMagazine

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  1. i LOVE that master!

    Published on 7.19.12 · Reply
  2. Beautiful, Sue! I especially love the first image and the kitchen.
    Happy Thursday.
    Teresa
    xoxo

    Published on 7.19.12 · Reply
  3. Cara wrote:

    omg! a furry pouf is a must must must!

    Published on 7.19.12 · Reply
  4. I love the chandelier and furry poof in that first shot! Plus, all the soft yet graphic throw pillows — so gorg!

    Published on 7.19.12 · Reply
  5. love the pouf! – Pottery Barn had 1 like that – i wanna get 2 for my living room to finish it off :o)

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  6. Nude and earth tones are my favorite! So relaxing and calm!

    Maria

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  7. I totally understand….sometimes I get sensory overload just from Pinterest. Love the neutral spaces. – Brandy

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  8. meegs wrote:

    Black lanterns!? I've been searching everywhere for them! Does anyone know where I can purchase these??

    Published on 7.19.12 · Reply
  9. All of these spaces are perfection! I love simple rooms with neutral and earth tones.

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  10. I am definitely a neutral person at heart – a little pop of color is ok, but give me primarily creams, taupes, and soft soothing colors and I am happy!

    – Holly

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  11. These neutral spaces are stunning! Love that study!

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  12. Beautiful! It's so rare to see the wooden walls mixed with lighter colors like that. Love it.

    Published on 7.20.12 · Reply
  13. Hello, I love the tones used, the result is fabulous!
    Kisses and when able to visit my blog: D
    http://zepedrorodrigues.blogspot.pt/

    Published on 7.20.12 · Reply
  14. All of these spaces are gorgeous; will definitely be pinning!! Thanks for sharing these. Have a great weekend Sue!

    http://www.lifeofamodernhousewife.com

    Published on 7.21.12 · Reply
  15. Wendy wrote:

    every room gorgeous – thanks for sharing!

    Published on 7.24.12 · Reply
  16. Anonymous wrote:

    Can you please tell me where those kitchen counter stools are from? Love them!

    Published on 7.26.12 · Reply
  17. Anonymous wrote:

    Please PLEASE PLEASE let me know how to purchase all of the pillows pictured above,rugs and ottomans (in both livingroom pictures). I would also like to purchase the oatmeal colored chairs featured in your store. Thank you nicolekdickerson@yahoo.com

    Published on 11.10.12 · Reply