Create a haven in your home with versatile blues. Simply by changing the tone of blue, you can dramatically change the mood of your room.
Powder blue is perfect for bedrooms creating harmony and balance and chambray for your living area being both relaxing and comfortable. Chambray is easy going and can be paired with crisp white or cosied up with putty or taupe. Nearly 50 % of the workforce in the UK are working from home. The Pantone colour of the year- Classic blue encourages us to expand our thinking and think more deeply, the perfect colour for your home office. A statement blue such as navy works perfectly with the feminine tone blush pink-the perfect pairing for all rooms, warm and ultra smart.
Inky shades are on the warmer blue spectrum. Designers and colour professionals describe this tone as – truly timeless, deep and intense and cocooning and is currently the number one colour choice in kitchens. This on-trend colour looks particularly luxe in velvet, calming and timeless as paintwork and modern and energetic as wall art. Inky blue can work in any property whether grand in Georgian, stately in Victorian or contemporary in modern homes. Use a darker blue as the alternative monochrome, creating a bold statement with added warmth. Used on floor tiles, this colour combo gives a sense of endless space.
The complementary to blue is yellow, and as you move around the colour wheel you will find that both orange and the metallic copper work very well. If you are looking for something quieter then pale pink and grey/green look amazing with blue.
Blue is the perfect choice for any room – bold and confident or calm and tranquil or rich and glamorous- What’s not to love!