Office Decor: grayish blue greens are layered to create a calming effect in a home office. The warm gray wall color was also used on the sides and interiors of the open-back bookcases, giving them the feel of built-ins. From Martha Stewart: Home & Garden.
A Mustard Seed Dream: Restoration Hardware Knock-Off Clock (made with table top here: http://www.lowes.com/pd_1020-99899-L5RND174436S_0__?productId=3602410&Ntt=36+inch+round&pl=1¤tURL=%3FNtt%3D36%2Binch%2Bround&facetInfo=
Lampshades. A big trend is to bring color and pattern into a room through lampshades, and this is a gorgeous example. Such an approach to bringing in bold pattern requires very little commitment, and is therefore a great place to start if not accustomed to living with bold pattern.