People always talk about how relaxed and refreshed they feel when they return from a vacation spent mostly gazing at sea and sky. It’s no wonder, since studies have shown that blue tones are the most soothing ones and since that’s particularly true in a bedroom, it’s also understandable that more and more expectant moms and dads are once again settling on traditional blue baby bedding. If you have been a Windows user for the past decade then you have noticed what an incredible change Microsoft has done in regards to the appearance of its operating systems. The change from Windows ME all the way to XP was very substantial, not only did the taskbar and the overall Windows appearance change but the visual aspects changed too. However, we have seen the biggest change as far as appearance goes when Microsoft went from XP to Vista. This operating system can be said to be the true pioneer of what is now a standard in regards to the look and feel of the Windows operating system. Color has always made a difference in our lives. Color can brighten a plain white wall and color is one of the most popular motivators that people use to determine what wallpaper they would like to use in their home decor. Whether we realize it or not, color effects our lives and helps to set our moods. Some colors brighten our lives and naturally make us smile, while others make us tired or just simply relax us. This article will provide you with the information you need to make informed decisions when selecting the right wallpaper for your home. Have you ever been the person who takes down notes of all the meetings they have, of all the important events and of all your friends’ and relatives’ birthdays? The German designer Christiaan Pastma created an annual calendar as large as a wall, thus combining the need of a wallpaper with that of an agenda. The idea seems to be very hilarious, but it is also very practical, the wallpaper-calendar being an innovation for all the personalized offices. Keeping in touch with the latest home decorating trends is an ever changing and complex task. Here are some hot tips for 2007 which will keep you abreast of the latest colours, styles and textures for wallpaper, fabrics and design accessories. The colors that surround us influence our moods and feelings more then we know, although we usually pay them no mind. Think about it. No matter which way you turn your head, a different palette of colors bombards you. Some colors are flamboyant and draw your attention right to them, while others blend into a soft array that fades into the background. How can you use color in your home to achieve the ambiance that suits you best?