If there’s any place that you should feel comfortable, safe and happy, it’s your home. When it comes to decorating your living space , color is key. Choosing the right shades for your walls, furniture and accessories will take an ‘okay’ feeling room to one that sparks feelings of calm and peace or creativity and optimism.
There’s no doubt that color can strike up a converstation, but the right tones can do even more.
Over the next few weeks, we’ll be sharing some information, tips and inspiration surrounding color and what it can do for a room and its occupants!
According to ” thetoptens.com”, blue is the #1 favorite color. This week we are featuring the well loved tone, it’s versility and what it can do for your space!
A hue that’s found abundantly in nature, blue is an excellent way to create feelings of peace & tranquility in any room. With shades ranging from soft and subtle to bright and bold, blue can be styled with a variety of complimentary tones.
From lovely metallics like silver and gold to bright hues like yellow and orange, the right combinations can create an atmosphere of boldness and sophoistaction or tranquility and peace.
Many colors compliment and accent blue tones. Each shade brings something different to the overall look of a design.
Blue and Orange
These two are directly across from each other on the color wheel, making them perfect compliments to one another. For example, orange accessories such as vases or lamps can be the perfect way to break up an otherwise blue room.
Blue and Green
Both cool colors, blue and green are found often in nature and compliment each other beautifully. These earthy tones pair well together in a variety of combinations.
Blue and White
Crisp white is an elegant compliment to blue decor. These colors are a classic combination that bring a notion of sophistication and style to an interior.
Blue and Yellow
A sunny contrast like yellow in a space that features blue can help create a bright atmosphere with dimension.
Blue and Silver or Gold
Complimentary metallics like silver and gold can elevate a space, creating an elegant ambiance.
Of course these combinations are just a few of many. Other colors such as red, pink, purple and neutrals can all be excellent choices to pair with your blue furniture, decor, or paint!
Choosing the right colors for you interior design project can be a fun but daunting task. If you’re looking to create a new space or remodel your existing space and don’t know where to start , give us a call! Our interior design team can help you create the perfect color scheme or furniture arrangement. To make an appointment with a designer, give us a call or send us an email; we’d love to hear from you!