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Must-Haves from Rivet Home Collection

I don't think I could ever fully commit to specific types of decor like boho-chic, modern, or industrial. But throw in a few mid-century mod or transitional pieces, and you can seamlessly incorporate each of these styles in one space. There are so many pieces in the new RIVET home collection, exclusively on Amazon, that fit the look. You can also glam up the look by adding in metallics or marble instead of wood, which the RIVET collection has plenty of as well! See all of my top picks below, and let me know which ones are your favorite! Pictured above: Black on White Blueprint of 1899 Typewriter



one: Black on White Blueprint of 1899 Typewriter
two: Rivet Bristol Natural Edge Black Metal Side Table, Walnut
three: Rivet Modern Metal Floral Pattern Round Mirror
four: Rivet Mudcloth-Inspired Pillow
five: Rivet Black Metal Tripod Table Lamp
six: Rivet Franklin Shelf and USB Charging Station Table Lamp
seven: Set of 4 Silver Geodes Prints in Silver Frames
eight: Rivet Martin Modern Storage Benc…

Pantone's 2013 Color of the Year Emerald in Home Decor



Pantone's 2013 official color of the year for 2013 is emerald green! Thank God! Not that I didn't develop an appreciation for 2012's tangerine tango, though that relationship was equivalent to Stockholm's syndrome; I grew to love tangerine simply because I couldn't get away from it. While I'll always gravitate towards blue home decor above all other shades, green has always been a close favorite both in fashion and home decor. Like all the Pantone picks over the years, you can bet that emerald green will play a huge role in design and fashion this year. No doubt I'll get busy creating style and shopping guides for my lovely readers.

How to Incorporate Emerald Green Into Home Decor:

*Take baby steps with something disposable like an emerald green candle or reed diffuser.

*Bring in emerald green with natural elements. Next time you need fresh flowers for your home, opt for greenery or a green leafy plant.

*Upcycle green wine bottles by using them to hold taper candles or flowers or simply clustering the bottles on a display shelf.

*Use other shades of green. For example if you currently have muted tones in your decor, use a muted shade of green, like sage green.

*Swap out silver accents for shades of gold. Gold home accessories match perfectly with emerald green.

*If you're ready to incorporate emerald green in a major way, start with a large inspiration piece like an emerald-green area rug or emerald-green patterned curtains.

*Add emerald green to your kitchen and/or dining area with inexpensive green dishes and serving bowls.

*Put a touch of emerald green in your bathroom with glass apothecary jars.

*To incorporate emerald green into your current color scheme, add pieces that contain both green and your main color. For example, if you currently decorate with blue, find decorative accessories that are a mix of blue and emerald green.

*Update your clear hurricane vases or votive trays with emerald green gem accents.

*Decorate a room with a motif, like peacocks, so you can easily bring in other rich colors like purple and blue.

*Use it in a pattern as opposed to a solid-green item so you can easily mix it in with a neutral color palette.

*If you have neutral-colored sofas, try some inexpensive throw pillows and blankets in varying shades of green. Use an emerald square pillow sham  over an existing throw pillow so you can easily swap it out if you change your mind.

*Go bold and paint your walls in emerald green. Experiment with an accent wall to make sure you like it.

Shop My Top Picks in Emerald Green Home Accessories:

B003U2YBDW Green Glass Moroccan Lantern
B001AMQ8LW EXP Decorative Handmade Silky Green Cushion Cover/Pillow Sham, Chinese Lotus Flower Design
B007KU5EE0 Aimee Wilder 4008 Contemporary Rug
B005AL1BQ6 Shabby Cottage Chic Emerald Mercury Glass Votive
B009UBA5XM Luxe 13" Glass Charger Plate Color: Emerald Green

If you decide to incorporate emerald green into your home decor for 2013, you can do so knowing that this trendy color for 2013 is equally classic, so if you like it, go for it! What do you think about the 2013 official color of the year? Do you dig emerald green?


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  1. Now that's a lot of green!

    Fortunately it's a colour I like.

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  2. Funniest thing is I mention this color in my manuscript. I even list the Pantone numbers for my main character's eye color. I feel ahead of my time for once in my life!

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