Top color trends are making a bold statement as interiors are being designed with color, making it the main focal point. In a wonderful article entitled “Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark” deep color hues are used as the backdrop of designed spaces filled with drama.
Matte black walls against pale wood and warm leather tones and copper lighting. Pitch Black wall color by Farrow & Ball.
Understated elegance complement the dark wall treatments while contrasting design elements bring spark and life to the spaces featured.
Dark panelling brings interest and definition.
Design rules of engagement when using dark hues must also include a source of light and contrasting finishes.
Six gilded antique mirrors create drama alongside ‘Roman Bronze’ paint from Marston & Langinger.
Dark cupboards with glass panels bring style and substance; warm counter top hues and white sink add freshness.
Dark Down Pipe wall color by Farrow & Ball beautifully changes depending on the light in this living room.
Opposites attract in this drawing room with combinations of light, bright and dark accents.
Dark cupboards and chequer board flooring gives this room definition and interest.
Fabulous copper bathtub, dark walls and low lighting create the perfect atmosphere for a relaxing soak.
Pink and white against navy walls create a fresh and friendly bedroom.
Grey wool walls with delicate geometric print against bright citrus colors bring energy and fun to this bedroom.
Design and color go hand-in-hand and can bring any space alive. In this case dark hues are work well when contrasted with the right design elements.
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