In our December 2021 edition of Cascade Living, learn more about the 2022 Color of the Year, rustic fireplace mantels, what’s new in architecture and design, the joy of color, and more.


Sherwin-Williams Reveals its 2022 Color of The Year

Every year, leading paint brand Sherwin-Williams announces a color of the year based on its annual Colormix Forecast. And the color that will define the year ahead? See HERE

Tips for Attracting and Feeding Backyard Birds in Winter

Watching wild birds in your yard is a delightful activity any time of year. Although some favorites, such as hummingbirds, migrate to warmer places in winter, many other species stick around. There’s a few things you can do to help these hardy birds when the weather turns cold. Here’s how to keep your feathered friends fed and protected during the colder months. READ MORE

Rustic Fireplace Mantels with Tons of Warmth and Character

Natural materials and roughhewn textures are key to the rustic style that creates comfortable, inviting interiors. It’s an aesthetic that emphasizes warmth and coziness and would hardly be complete without a fireplace. Rustic fireplace mantels add a charming architectural focal point to your home. Incorporate these ideas for a fireplace that fits your home’s aesthetic. READ MORE

What’s New in Art, Architecture & Design

Digital artists are basking in the spotlight, architects are branching out with green features in sustainable projects, and designers are softening straight lines. READ MORE

The Joy of Color: 5 Rooms in Unexpected Hues

Looking to manifest a little more joy at home? Just add a pop of color. While a neutral palette and soft hues continue to lead the way in contemporary design…READ MORE

Leafy and Regal: The Many Faces of Green

Signifying prosperity, growth, and a connection to nature, green is having a design moment. READ MORE