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Benjamin Moore’s 2018 Color of the Year: Caliente!

This week, at a reception at the Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, Benjamin Moore announced their pick for “Color of the Year.” And it’s a surprising one: Caliente AF-290. It’s a vibrant, energetic color, which I love. And I think will brighten up many people’s homes, should they be bold enough to give it a try. It’s an unconventional choice for sure, but certainly more exciting than their 2016 choice, Simply White. "Caliente ...

What’s Blacker than black?

It's no secret that we New Yorkers love black. Look around any subway car mid-winter and all you'll see is a sea of grumpy black-clad commuters. So when I recently heard about a new type of black- I was fascinated. It's called Vantablack, and it's said to be the blackest substance ever made. My mind raced. If there was a possibility I could be buying boots and coats in a color blacker ...