Spaces painted in golden yellows can add a warmth to your complexion. Paint the walls of the bathroom this warm color and you just might end up getting ready for the day with an extra bit of confidence.
Let us for a moment throw the practical and pragmatic out the window and indulge in a little bit of fantasy home daydreaming, allowing ourselves to consider the details of a dream home filled with the latest technologies. The following five designs are of utter and complete extravagance, but with features which may become commonplace in the near future...
I went back and forth on what to call this type of blue — robin's egg? duck egg? swimming pool? — but couldn't resist the idea of utilitarian laundry rooms painted the color of tiny blue boxes full of treasures.
Painting your bathroom mint green can get wonky 60's grandma real fast, but lately I have seen so many examples that are clean and refreshing. Different shades can create different ambiances: lighter shades of mint green make for a more calm, relaxing feel, while brighter shades of mint green can be more fun and retro. Here are some inspiring rooms, and inspiring shades for you to check out.
Mustard can be a hard color to pin down — yellowy, orangey, golden, ochre-esque, olive-adjacent — but like pornography, I know it when I see it. Here are a few gorgeous mustard living rooms and paints perfect for autumn and beyond.
Swim against the stream by giving your living room a healthy dose of salmon. Welcoming, vibrant, and spirit-lifting, these pinky-oranges will bathe your room in a radiant glow, making it feel like a warm hug every time you enter. In the daytime, these invigorating hues will energize you, while at night, bathed in lamplight, they're wonderfully conducive to a cozy, laid-back evening.
At my video game themed wedding I chose to keep the gaming theme subtle, using colors and shapes to mostly just hint of our shared love for gaming. But have you ever thought of referring to video games as a source for interior decor color schemes? I set out imagining I was decorating each room of a house with some of my favorite games of all time, matching them up with actual paint manufacturers' swatches...
I don't think I've ever met a dark blue I didn't like. Especially when paired with white, metal, or warm wood, paint in these tones can be a sophisticated choice. Here are five rooms where dark blue paint creates an inviting backdrop, and 10 paints to get the look.
As lime has taken a dive in popularity, the latest green color to take center stage in home interiors is the sophisticated shade of emerald. Once Cleopatra's favorite gemstone, today emerald is the perfect backdrop for adding luxury to a living room.
Dark blue is one of those paint colors that is safe but still makes a statement. It can make a room look nautical, traditional, or Mediterranean. In a bathroom, I personally love when it is paired with wood details or white tiles.