Trending Pantone Colors

Pantone Color Matching

For years now, the Pantone Color Institute has named a trending Color of the Year. Which can help inform people of what fashions might adorn a home or office. Because color can so deeply impact the look and feel of a home, at Windo VanGo here in Baltimore, we like to help our customers in choose just the right color. To start, we’re dedicating this blog to discussing the past Pantone Colors of the Year. In a future blog, we’ll talk about this year’s color and how you can incorporate it into your own look. Read on to learn more!Continue Reading

How to Find the Perfect Interior Designer

Ask The Expert – Silhouette® Window Shadings

You’ve decided to redecorate, but like most people, you know you need help. This is where an interior designer comes in. Hunter Douglas not only sells exclusive products, but they are interior designers as well. Gallery dealers are the most renowned of all Hunter Douglas stores, with exclusive access to the most distinguished product lines, including the Alustra Collection. Authorized Hunter Douglas dealers must also prove themselves with specialized training and certifications in window treatments, interior design, installation and measuring. Hunter Douglas partners with the best in the industry to make sure their products are presented and sold by only experienced professionals. At Windo VanGo serving Baltimore City, we’ll be happy to help you find the right interior designer who can make your house your home.Continue Reading

Choosing Color for Your Home

Hunter Douglas Designer Banded Shades

Color can add pizzazz, style, emotion, and life to your home. So choosing color can sometimes be stressful for some people. But here at Windo VanGo serving the greater Baltimore area, we’ve got a few ideas for ways to see color and to best choose what will work in your home. If you’ve been thinking of adding color—whether to the walls, to your décor, or in your window treatments—speak with one of our representatives today.Continue Reading

Color Trend in 2017

With spring just around the corner, many people focus on rejuvenating their homes, often through the addition of color. And often the choice they make is to use the Pantone Color Institute’s choice for Color of the Year. Click the YouTube link below to see it in action, and then speak with a trained specialist at Windo VanGo here in Baltimore to get some ideas about how you can introduce this color to your home.Continue Reading

Color Inspired by Entertainment’s Minions

Pantone Shutter GuyJust as the sun’s rays lift our spirits and mood, so does the forecast color of Pantone Minion Yellow, termed “The Color of Intelligence.” In groundbreaking fashion, Pantone is basing a forecasted color on entertainment characters, and it’s already a big hit. If you’re looking to add the forecasted color—or any other shade—to your home, work with Windo VanGo serving Baltimore. We’ll be happy to help you match the specific Pantone color you want. Remember, color forecasting is strictly to keep all manufacturers’ specifying the same colors to help the consumers coordinate and create a beautiful space. It is a guideline, and popular colors may vary in different regions.

So Why Pantone Minion Yellow?

Minion Yellow is a vibrant tone, and it will lift the spirits of any room. Match it with purple for a perfect complementary color combination. Or combine colors with a balance of 60%-30%-10% to make sure you don’t create competition of color. For example, for a soft look, take a brown room and add Minion Yellow as the 30% and purple as the 10% accent color. A more dramatic look would be yellow, indigo, magenta, and black, creating a split complementary combination.Continue Reading

Color Your Home Beautiful

Color in Interior DesignWhether bold or neutral, spots or stripes, speckled or shiny, color sets the tone of the design of any room. Nothing sets the tone of a room more powerfully than the use of color. Personal preference plays a big role in the colors you choose, and how you use color is also very important. Offering interior design services to the Baltimore area, the design professionals at Windo VanGo can help you make your favorite colors work beautifully in any room. Continue Reading

How to Use Interior Design Color Trends

Interior DesignColor – it changes everything! Like trends in any industry, what’s in and what’s out in interior design changes all the time. One emerging trend we’re noticing here in the Baltimore area is the use of neutral soft pastel colors accessorized with splashes of bolder color. You can bring these trends into your home on window treatments, drapery panels, top treatments, fabrics for pillows, and area rugs. Some of the neutral colors gaining in popularity include sand, spring green, sky blue, and violet purple.Continue Reading