The Power of Color
Brighten your home with these creative ideas for decorating with color.
Create Stately, Cozy Offices
Does your home office or library need refining? We often focus on making our home workspaces practical rather than inviting. Even stately spaces can be elevated further with deep, bold wall colors and rich accents. Warm wine reds are among the most requested shades for library and office spaces. Interior designer Michelle Gage told Martha Stewart Living that she also believes that “‘we’ll see a rise in warm, juicy mulberry tones’” this year.
Rethink An All-White Kitchen
All-white kitchens are perennial favorites. They are classic, elegant, and never feel dated. However, interior designers saw a marked increase over the last two years of dramatic colors, not just on the walls but also on the cabinets and surrounds.
Sleep Better With Bold Blues
Conventional wisdom suggested that bedroom wall colors should be muted, relying on beige or white hues to achieve a calming effect. A new study, reported on by Southern Living, throws that assumption for a loop.