decorate with pops of colour
NEWS FLASH, it’s a hot trend right now to decorate with pops of colour. The mix of soft white spaces with bright pops of color brings an exciting energy to a room.
A POP of colour adds a powerful punch to a space and can be used to connect rooms and create unity to your homes overall scheme.
Introduce a bright & vivid accent colour in small touches through cushions, rugs, art, walls and accessories. Embrace your color choice and only go with what you love, a hue that “speaks to you”and that you personally pick up a great vibe from. If we follow our natural instincts we will be naturally drawn to colours that we like, trust your judgement and have loads of fun. Toss in some bold pattern with your pops of color and play with your own individual style, this will further the interest and impact of your room big time.
Spaces often have a focal point, points of interest ie; fireplace. You can always create your own focal point with grouping of furniture or large objects. This is also a perfect spot to add your pops of colour and show it off. So get in the mood and try something different, you can always sample your chosen colour by viewing it in its location, use sample test pots and fabric cuttings to help guide you.
You can really brighten up any space with instant colorful art work, wallpaper or kitchen splash back to pump out that statement.
COLOUR HINT; colour will appear stronger, the larger the area, use the strongest colour in the smallest amount ie; accent colour, bright colour is advancing whilst dull warm colour is receding.
STYLING TIP; hang your art at eye level so you can enjoy looking at it, styling is fun mix it up, for an eclectic mix, merge tradition with modern which adds an unexpected touch.
the blue art work adds colour and pattern and looks amazing teamed with this turquoise cushion.
swirl wallpaper in red sure makes a statement and a colour splash.
yellow adds a pop of colour and lets the sunshine in your home.
white background with a pop of yellow and red accessories adds a punch.
the yellow fluro splash back is a wow factor to this kitchen
the different colours on this rug really pop out and make the room fun
So pop out your colour choice and have fun with your sense of humour.
I hope you enjoyed the blog on chatting away about pops of colour, feel free to share with friends.
images courtesy of urban road 1,2,3, signature prints 4,5. www. juliahoersch.de 6, via SA decor&design www.sadecor.co.za, 7 www.armadillo-.co.com, 8