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Color of the Month: Cayenne

Few colors add excitement to neutrals and fatigued decor this season like Pantone's refreshing red, Cayenne. The color authority's Spring 2014 Color Report included the high-impact red as a counter to paler and lighter shades.

A shock of coral-red turns built-in bath storage into an artful tub-side display. | Azores Rose (B24-1),@Dutch Boy Paint

Color of the Month, June 2014: Cayenne

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A standout red delivers zest to this otherwise traditional dining area. | Vibrant Red (4-12), @Pratt & Lambert Paints

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Standard benches in a saturated hue add fun perches in underused space. | SIGURD bench in red, @IKEA USA

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An unadorned birdcage transforms into an outdoor room centerpiece with a coat of cayenne paint and a petite flower arrangement. | Charlotte's Locks No.268 (birdcage), Dix BlueTM No.82 (window frame), @Farrow & Ball

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Casings finished in steeped red make for walls nearly as delectable as the dessert table. | Oh So Red 1009-1, @Valspar

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Vivid yellow—that recalls our color for March, Freesia—sets off intense crimson walls and an ornate mantel. | Vibrant Red (4-12), @Pratt & Lambert Paints

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Saffron walls lend a traditional cohesion to eclectic furnishings. | Cochineal Red CW-330 (walls), Capitol White CW-10 (trim), Timson Sand CW-140 (ceiling), @Benjamin Moore Colonial Williamsburg collection

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Neutral-leaning lilac, gray, and plum get a dose of flavor with embracing ginger stripes. | Chromatic Stripe ST 4203, @Farrow & Ball

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The lighter end of the cayenne spectrum highlights double-hung windows, Italianate columns, and decorative eaves on a restored 1840s Italianate. | Photo: Ryan Kurtz

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Creamy yellow calms down sizzling red-orange in a cozy kitchen corner. | Similar look: Butter Up (yellow) and Fireworks (red), @Sherwin-Williams | Photo: Eric Roth

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Daring red makes a smooth transition from the walls of one room to the wainscoting of the next.

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Other claw-foot tubs pale in comparison to this soaker's sensual red coating. | For a shade similar to shown, try: Rave Red, @Sherwin-Williams

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A floral stencil adds a colorful focal point to a neutral bathroom. | Photo: James Gardiner/IPC Images

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A painted-on wainscot look is sure to ignite creativity and activity in this space for little ones. | Gladiola SW6875, @Sherwin-Williams

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This bold hue demands attention for shelved collections. For a similar look, try: Candy Apple (back) and Seal Grey (built-in), @Glidden Paint

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Coordinating paint and wall art make for a cohesive statement fireplace area. For a similar look, try: Amber Rose (upper wall), Lincoln Cottage Black (mantel), and Amazon Silt (wainscoting and casing), @Valspar | Photo: Eric Piasecki/OTTO

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An arched accent wall creates dining drama in a room packed with neutrals. | Gladiola SW6875, @Sherwin-Williams

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Bold red-orange accent wall. Color: Cayenne (SW 6881) via @Sherwin-Williams

Cayenne SW 6881 - Orange Paint Color - Sherwin-Williams

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Clothing storage in an energetic red is as covetable as the wardrobe held within. | HEMNES wardrobe in red, @IKEA USA

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A fiery accent wall picks up the red tones in honey kitchen cabinetry. | Morocco Red UL110-4, @BEHR®

Color of the Month, June 2014: Cayenne

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