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    Real-Life Color Palettes to Try

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    Real-Life Color Palettes to Try

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    The pop of orange adds personality to this awesomely modern space! Get more looks here:

    Colorful Kitchen Islands

    Sage and mahogany combine in this tranquil bathroom!

    Stylish Bathroom Color Schemes

    Bold blues pair perfectly with neutral brown hues. Big patterns pop without taking over the room. For more color palette ideas, look here:

    House Tour: Colorful, Family-Friendly Style

    A slim industrial-style island is a perfect fit in this contemporary kitchen. Bold blue paint on the island and a bright backsplash combine forces to create a fresh place to cook!

    Colorful Kitchen Islands

    Classic white subway tile mixes with vintage finds, such as the old farm stool and a refurbished wall sink. The underside of the sink is painted a matte black, while yellow and black accents dot the room!

    Stylish Bathroom Color Schemes

    There’s just something about yellow that seems to lift gray spirits. Bright yellow and moody gray make good color companions because you get the effect of neutrals with just the right burst of color!

    Yellow Color Schemes

    A blue-and-white color palette is traditonal, but the cobalt island is a bold take on the classic look. Outfitted with display space for a collection of dishware, the island is both pretty and practical!

    Colorful Kitchen Islands
    • Terry Middleton-Parsons
      Terry Middleton-Parsons

      Or blue island with cream distressed cabinetry.

    Connote cozy with more than just earthy hues. In this cheerful living room, a bouquet of oranges, from barely peach to blazing citrus, creates a cozy space with a modern edge!

    Cozy Color Schemes for Every Room

    I love coral! Such a perfect pop of color for a beach house!!

    For the Love of Color: Coral

    Stenciling brings pattern to walls and an interesting break from solid hues:

    DIY Paint Projects for Your Home
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      Natural Handcrafted Soap


    Mix orange and green and the result is brown. These tones are found in a combination on a brown chair and separately in vibrant, earthy accents in this mostly white room:

    What Colors Go with Orange?
    • Kathleen Long
      Kathleen Long

      Mustard instead of orange!

    Fully embracing a preppy spirit, this room unabashedly displays pink and green on walls and furnishings:

    What Color Goes with Pink?
    • Jackie Smith
      Jackie Smith

      Absolutely love this! Deep pink--almost red and green. For my English Country look.

    Lighthearted in tone, this mostly white bedroom puts the focus on the cheerful floral print pillows:

    What Color Goes with Pink?
    • Sarah Shaw
      Sarah Shaw

      * I really like the pillows here.

    • Heather Myers Meadows
      Heather Myers Meadows

      love the curtens

    In a white kitchen, most any accent color can work, but the clean contemporary styling on cabinets and finishes -- along with the stainless appliances -- begged for something with edge:

    What Colors Go with Orange?

    Tap into the chevron trend and apply the pattern to your walls or another surface:

    DIY Paint Projects for Your Home

    Color Crush: Chartreuse. How to wear chartreuse. How to decorate with chartreuse. www.pencilshaving... #color

    Color Crush: Chartreuse
    • The Original Shabby Chic-er
      The Original Shabby Chic-er

      Leticia Fulton Apparently, we aren't the only ones that are in love with this color!!?! :P

    • L Fulton
      L Fulton

      The Original Shabby Chic-er exactly!! ;) #trendsetters

    • The Original Shabby Chic-er
      The Original Shabby Chic-er

      Leticia Fulton Haha! Love the hashtag!! #forreal

    Put a little spring underfoot, and give an inexpensive sisal rug a fun update with paint:

    DIY Paint Projects for Your Home

    This Mandarin-inspired dining room exudes bold style in colors, furnishings, and accents:

    What Colors Go with Orange?

    Here, a vintage painting of blossoms sets the scene for a slipcovered settee and European cocktail table:

    What Color Goes with Pink?
    • Angie Wright
      Angie Wright

      Ohmygawd so serene ♥

    For the Love of Color: Cherry #Red home decor

    For the Love of Color: Cherry Red

    Blush crush.

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    Jazz up boring walls with a little pattern and panache. These five techniques are sure to do the trick:

    Awesome Wall Paint Ideas for Every Room

    A palette of pinks lends depth to this living space:

    What Color Goes with Pink?
    • Jackie Smith
      Jackie Smith

      Again with the pink!

    Give a piece of wood furniture a distressed finish. This simple technique uses paint, sandpaper, and a few basic supplies:

    DIY Paint Projects for Your Home

    beautiful + bright succulents via The Blissful Bee

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