Decorating with blue
Calm, cool and collected, the colour blue is a decorating win win: not only does it make a beautiful base for a scheme but it's scientifically proven to be a subconsciously calming shade, making you relax without even realising it.(Image credit: TBC)Country casual blue and cream living roomA cornflower blue painted wall provides the perfect backdrop to a cream coloured sofa, white shelving and accessories and honey coloured wooden furniture and shutters.(Image credit: TBC)Azure blue home officeA vivid wash of azure blue on the walls makes for a bold and confident style statement.(Image credit: TBC)Turquoise blue bedroomA beautiful blue headboard, together with matching fabric covered cushions and a coordinating bedspread ensure you'll dive deep into sleep in this turquoise sanctuary.Packed with gorgeously rich tonal shades of blue, from the soft blue jean upholstery to bright blue painted wall and shelving unit.
ELEGANT FALL LIVING ROOM TOUR WITH SOFT, MUTED TONES
Welcome to my elegant fall living room tour!Keep reading for more about how I created our casually elegant fall living room.The neutral tones are so soft and pretty and I love their casual elegance – they’re the perfect fit for my elegant fall living room, and they are a gorgeous addition to my shelves.I really wanted to bring a more laid-back feeling to our elegant fall living room, and I found the perfect pillows from Tonic Living that do exactly that.ELODIE | ORSEN | ADELAIDE | JACKIEThat wraps up my elegant fall living room tour.
Client Project: A Blue, Cream & Green Living Room
Client Project: A Blue, Cream & Green Living RoomIt’s so fun to see a project come to life and this past weekend, Remy & I had the pleasure of installing a light and lovely living room for a client’s suburban home.We brought in pops of blue, green and blue/green with some of the more transient pieces, making this room easy to evolve as their tastes change throughout the years.We also relied on a ton of texture to add interest to the neutral – or neutral for us – palette.The perfect partner to an oversize gilt bamboo mirror that stretched from mantle to ceiling, countering the negative space of the original ash-black fireplace.The best part: the couple got to show off their new digs at a family Easter party the next day.
Decorating With Beige and Blue: Ideas and Inspiration
Light, beige furniture is easily offset by a beautiful, sky blue.A blue area rug, some accent pillows and several different shades of beige help to make a cozy, classy escape.But don’t worry, you can replace that sky blue with a rich, navy blue for an even more regal effect.Adding bits and pieces of gold accessories to beige and blue spaces will add a special, Victorian-inspired, feminine flair.There are so many ways to incorporate beige and blue into a room, a corner or a style.
SUMMER LIVING ROOM TOUR WITH BLUE + WHITE
I’m so happy to finally be sharing my first summer post with you, my summer living room tour, with a little summer fashion thrown in.If this is your first time visiting CitrineLiving, welcome to my home and my summer living room tour, I’m thrilled to have you here!SUMMER LIVING ROOM WITH BLUE, WHITE, BRASS + STRIPES!My summer living room tour is all about blue and white, which is a constant theme in our home throughout the year, for the most part.You can see how I started to implement these paler hues in my spring living room tour.
20 Blue living room design ideas
The key to creating a calm, clean and classic atmosphere into your living room one way would be to incorporate blue shades into the décor.As a result, blue living room designs are always elegant and stylish while also creating a calm atmosphere.But in this case you should also consider using complementary colors and blue would make a great choice.The atmosphere becomes so inviting and calm that you’ll want to spend the whole day in the living room.The blue also looks wonderful when combined with white walls and dark wood furniture.
Cream living room ideas
The right approach and eye can contribute to great cream living room color ideas, and make it the most impeccable, forward-thinking, and lively space.If you have large windows, there's nothing like cream living room window treatments.Freshen up a cream living room with plenty of greenery(Image credit: Essajees Atelier)Afraid how too much color may affect your living room?One of the easiest ways to bring a cream living room to life is by adding some plants.Those who love pared-down, minimal, and simplistic interiors can choose a cream and white living room color scheme.
▷ 1001 + Ideas for Living Room Color Ideas to Transform Your Home
It is therefore essential not to take the furnishing and overall design of our living room lightly.Or perhaps a vibrant, creative living room that really sets your home apart?We have over 70 gorgeous living room color ideas that will inspire you to transform your home!This minimalist dark blue solution is one of our favorite living room color ideas.Wallpapers are an excellent way to create a unique living room.
Moody Monday: Transitional Blues and Grays
Today I wanted to feature some gorgeous examples of layered transitional blues and grays and show you why this color combination is the perfect color palette for creating a neutral foundation in a space.Those blues on the edges of color transition are where you’ll find those great transitional blues.Speaking of color, look at this beautiful splash of magenta in this transitional blue and gray space.I hope I made my case today for this beautiful and flexible transitional blue and gray color palette.Be sure to check Bassett Furniture out on Instagram here because their feed is loaded with great room ideas!
10 Simple Ways to Level
Compiling a colour scheme might seem intimidating but is more simple than it looks when you break it down into three elements: a neutral base, feature colour and an accent colour.Use a second, more eye-catching colour for a feature wall, for example, and a final accent colour for soft furnishings and accessories.A simple styling tip for layering your dining area is to include a centrepiece.Photo by Darren Richardson on UnsplashLess is MoreWe are always thinking of what we can add to a space regarding home décor and interior design.However, a designer’s most effective tool can be the absence of décor itself.
New Indigo Blue Rugs In Our Living Room and Kitchen
See how my new indigo and gray area rug updated our living room instantly!New Indigo Blue Rugs In Our Living Room and KitchenThis post contains some affiliate links for your convenience.My living room and kitchen eating area just received a completely new look by adding one thing – a new area rug!A Lasting Color Trend – Indigo BlueLook how fabulous this gorgeous indigo blue, gray and ivory rug looks with our leather chairs!New rug, new look, new feel:Indigo Blue, Gray and Cream Area RugWhat do you think of our New Indigo Blue Rugs In Our Living Room and Kitchen?
How Does an Interior Designer Create a Home That's Your Style
Today, I’m expanding upon one of the 5 design myths we debunked last month — “designers can’t create a home that’s your style.” Luckily for all of us, this statement is false.Designers CAN create a home that’s 100% authentic to you, but here’s the interesting part…It’s not entirely up to the designer.Discover your style preferencesIf you aren’t sure of your style preferences, your first step is to do some research… and make it fun!Not only does this give you a foundation to start with, but designers typically work in the style they love most.Nail the design concept phaseThe design concept phase is imperative to a final design that reflects your personal style.