29 March 2016
Choosing what colour to use where is always a big decision. The fear of spending hours, days or weeks decorating only to realise at the end of it all….it’s not quite right, and you actually preferred it the way it was before.
To give you a helping hand, we have suggested 6 common colours to use in your home, where, why & what...
ROOM: OFFICE OR STUDY
Blue indicates calmness and tranquility and can be associated with peace and quiet. For these reasons we believe a study or office would be best decorated in blue to increase productivity!
1: Sumatra Blue Blackout Curtains
2: Blackout Navy Roller Blind
3: Calgary Navy Blue Table Lamp
4: Navy Fabric Picture Frame
5: Casablanca Blue Cushion Cover
ROOM: BEDROOM & LIVING ROOM
Green is related to calmness, relaxation and promotes rest and recuperation which is why its perfect for bedrooms and living rooms.
1: Blenheim Green Ready Made Eyelet Curtains
2: Boston Fresh Green Duvet Set
3: Monaco Olive Green Table Lamp
4: Atlanta Green Tie Back
5: Astoria Green Wallpaper
ROOM: LIVING ROOM
Lavender shades of purple calm the senses allowing maximum relaxation.
1: Balmoral Heather Ready Made Eyelet Curtains
2: 28mm Liscia Purple Curtain Pole
3: Louise Heather Tie Back
4: Glitz Heather Table Lamp
5: Hatton Heather Filled Cushion
ROOM: DINING ROOM
Strong red colours have been known to encourage appetite which is why its perfect for your dining room!
1: Eryn Red Voile Curtain Panel
2: Anastasia Red Wallpaper
3: San Diego Red Pendant
4: Como Red Rug
5: Stitch Red Tablecloth
Use tones of orange to promote happiness in your bedroom. Use duller colour shades such as grey to tone down the brightness!
1: Dots Orange Cushion Cover
2: Light Blooms Framed Wall Art
3: Henley Burnt Orange Duvet Set
4: Honeycomb Orange Throw
ROOMS: LIVING ROOM, BEDROOM OR STUDY
Bursting with sophistication and practicality, grey is perfect for modernising a home and can be brightened up by combining it with a strong bold colour.
1: Countess Silver Ready Made Eyelet Curtains
2: Allure Grey Floral Wallpaper
3: Waffle Silver Throw
4: Insignia Grey & White Duvet Set
5: Aviemore Smoke Lamp