Online color tools
Want a designer color palette without spending too much time, money, or energy on the endeavor? Here are some cool online tools to help make your job easier:
Photo inspiration. Do you have a photo or image that inspires your home decor? The Big Huge Labs 'Palette Generator' is a handy online Flickr tool that quickly creates a 'harmonious' color palette when you upload a photo to the website.
Color lovers. If you're a trend follower, colourlovers.com is the website for you. This site monitors color trends and provides a myriad of color palettes to consider.
Color conundrum. Learn how the colors you choose impact your mood and emotions. The website squidoo.com/colorexpert, written by recognized color expert Kate Smith, discusses the research and psychology behind various hot hues.