2 Good color tips: 1. Put your emotions into it and go with what you are feeling. Since your feelings change many a times... so will your use of color. 2. Do not overdo it. Sometimes you can get a little crazy. It's only natural. 2 good color resources: 1. Use references from different styles and objects you may see at stores and other homes. 2. Fashion trends that are projected towards the upcoming seasons. You can usually get on track with the "hot colors" at the time. Most importantly, just have fun with it (life).