House Beautiful June 2011, pg. 74

Paint It - Go For Glossy in Bright, Bold Colors

Lisa Cregan: As soon as you enter the front hall here—pow! A big, bold hit of wall color.

Ann Wolf: I love strong, clear color, and I love it in high-gloss enamel. It feels so young. I’m always looking for places to use it. But I think it’s usually best to use it in a dining room. You probably aren’t in there every day, so there’s no chance you’ll get sick of it. This grassy green gives you a strong splash of color right when you walk in the house. It says to you immediately that a very vibrant family lives here. It’s hot in Houston three seasons out of four, and the green just really feels cool.