"Mercedes Kerrison’s plunge into the design world was somewhat of an act of passion. The New York City native worked in the fashion industry for a decade before taking the leap of faith and starting her own home staging and redesign company out of her home in Brooklyn, New York."
“'Clare is an extremely high-quality paint with great coverage,' shares Kerrison. For this living room and dining room—both of which receive a lot of north-facing light—she chose Windy City. 'It’s a clean, gorgeous medium gray with just the right amount of warmth and a nice subtle sheen,' she adds."
"Mercedes Kerrison, the founder and principal designer of ABODE, notes that blue throw pillows aren’t just trending now: They’re always in style, 'especially when experimenting with texture in different fabrications and patterns.' Her go-to way of styling them? Pairing blues with 'crisp, clear splashes of colors' and jewel tones, such as yellows, turquoises, and rich greens.'"