Olive green is a shade of green that sits between yellow and green on the color wheel. It is a dark shade of green which is achieved by adding a splash of red to green, though not too much as this will result in brown. The color is made up of blue, yellow, and red, which gives it a complex energy.
Turquoise is a blue-green color that sits right in between true blue and true green on the color wheel. It also contains yellow hues, which affect the way turquoise makes a room feel.
Looking for a tranquil, soft color that injects personality into your home without overpowering it? Do you think neutrals are just too bland and bold colors are too bright? For a subtle shade in between, how about periwinkle?
If you’re thinking about decorating your bathroom in gray, there are a few things to consider before you settle on a precise shade because the choice when it comes to gray paints is surprisingly extensive.
If you want to upcycle your Billy bookcase, painting it is a great option. This can give your bookcase a whole new look, is an easy project to achieve, and results in a stylish piece of furniture on a small budget. The Billy bookcase is not made from solid wood, so you will need to follow slightly different guidelines compared with painting solid furniture items. Learn the best way to paint an IKEA Billy bookcase here.
Red is an interesting color because it can evoke dramatically different emotions depending on the shade of red used. If you want to use red in interior design, then you’ll need to be aware of the various ways red can be used to achieve different styles and which colors it can be paired with.
If you want to change the color scheme in a room, you can do so without having to buy new decor accessories and instead paint the ones you already have to give them an updated look. Picture frames are easy to paint and can be upcycled whether they are wood, metal, or plastic.
Black is one of the few colors that can command attention and make a statement. In fact, you can enhance the appearance of any room just by adding a sliver of black. The reason is that black can accentuate the tone it is paired with.
Choosing which type of paint you should use on your interior decorating project can be a minefield as we are faced with so many options of paint types at the hardware store, and that’s before you’ve even selected which color you are going to use! Here we explain the differences between vinyl matt paints and non-vinyl matt paints and which situations would be best for these types of paints.
Is it the warmer white with yellow undertones or the cool white that looks very crisp? This will come down to the amount of light that floods into your room and generally what best suits your end goal design. Let’s dive in.
Various colors blend well with maroon. Some of these colors include teal, dusty rose, gray, brown, nude, white, and gold, just to mention but a few. Let’s discuss some of them, how they could be matched with maroon.
Cherry wood is a type of hardwood made from felled cherry trees, and it is widely used to make furniture and for flooring. This is a very popular type of wood due to its unique red tone and the interesting grain it features.