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Fresh Color Duo: Maritime Blue and Green
Nautical stripes get a fresh update with waves of green, for rooms that evoke the sea with subtle style
"waves of green, for rooms that evoke the sea with subtle style... achieved via blue and white stripes, and shades of green. Interestingly, these two aesthetics... love the green and blue combo and have used both inside and out. Second photo.... peppered with blue and green furnishings. Another variation on this approach: Mix green and... orchid in a blue vase pulls the green and blue colors into the space, and manages to sneak..."
More Top Paint Picks for 2014: New Greens, Blues and Neutrals
Valspar’s new colors aim to lift spirits and express creativity. Here’s how to use 9 of them in lively ways
"look. Blue for the sky, green for grass and trees, add some yellow for the sun, it... I have blue on my walls. Had it for years. It's name is Belini Blue. It looks very... ng is green with blue and red accents. I do love certain of the soft yellow green... Tiffany blue shade but needed to go a bit lighter because of the lack of natural light... ivories, greens and golds in the guest bedroom; and in my computer room, I have a Dali-esque..."
Great Design Plant: Old Fashioned Smoke Bush
Balance garden color with this shrub's cool blue-green foliage, luminous when backlit and sporting yellow-green flowers in spring
"shrub's cool blue-green foliage, luminous when backlit and sporting yellow-green flowers... purples, and blues. The purple smoke tree has beautiful fall color here in Northern California... out lime green and matures to bright gold, then turns orange and red in the fall. It... with dark green or purplish foliage. I abhor these! They are invasive deciduous plants... changes from green to bright burgundy is amazing and makes me so happy. I am so glad I chose..."
Dreaming in Color: 8 Gorgeously Green Bedrooms
Bring in a bold splash of watery blue-green or a slice of soft celery for a colorful yet sleep-friendly sanctuary
"watery blue-green or a slice of soft celery for a colorful yet sleep-friendly sanctuary... Green runs the gamut from cooler, blue-tinged jade greens to warmer, citrusy yel... yellow-greens. Cooler greens tend to make us feel relaxed and soothed — conducive to... look to green for help. I've gathered an assortment of my favorite green paint colors... Warmer greens, especially the bolder hues, can help us wake up and feel more energized..."
4 Hip Hues for 2013 and How to Use Them at Home
Strike a bluesy chord that's decidedly upbeat or make things greener on your side of the fence, with fresh paint colors for the new year
"leafy green), Grayed Jade (a soft tonal green), Dusk Blue (a sea blue) and Monaco... Monaco Blue (a deep, darker blue). Benjamin Moore has put softer, more neutral hues on... Courtland Blue and Stratton Blue. Sherwin-Williams is promoting a mix of deep tonal hues... love the greens and blues. I have had a green living room, with white woodwork, that... (with the blue-gray) palette, but energized with the lime green, yellow and fun blue..."
Color Guide: How to Use Teal
This blue-green color is a versatile classic for walls, furniture and accessories, conjuring everything from the tropics to the Tropicana
"This blue-green color is a versatile classic for walls, furniture and accessories... mixture of blue and green. It can be mixed with white to make it lighter or with gray... resembles a green slate. It has obvious associations with the sea and the tropics, but... peacock blue with light green cabinets? Will probably have white quartz countertops... light blue/teal industrial style light-shades. Our house is 50s so it's pleasing..."
Color Crush: A Pop of Turquoise
"Use blue-green for happy accents and soothing walls in all types of homes... glass greens and blues... so soothing!... turquoise blues have a vintage appeal. Tip: Using the same color on the walls and cabinets... Peacock BluesSummer Color Combo: Turquoise and LimeDestination Inspiration: Creating..."
10 Color Combos You Never Thought Would Work
Orange and blue? Purple and green? Yes and yes. Unlikely pairings can look great if you do them right
"e and blue? Purple and green? Yes and yes. Unlikely pairings can look great if you... work. Blue and orange. Pink and blue. Pink and green. (Hell — pink and anything.)... colors were blue and orange. It was bad enough seeing this rancid combination on the c... hallways blue and orange, it was the worst attack on education since the Scopes Trial... Even blue and orange can work together if you do it right. It turns out there are..."
Iced Color: Hot Ideas For Cool Hues
"Soft Green or Icy Blue Can Be the Cure to Sensory Overload... as mint green, icy blue or sky blue can create a serene, refreshing space that will... mint green, especially the color in the last photo! Perfect mix of green and blue. For... seaglass blues/greens. My office repaint is headed in that direction. Great ideabook... don't like blue...love it when mixed with green tho! The tip to look for silvery grey... your icy blue and green spaces!..."
Chartreuse: Love It or Hate It?
"Yellow-Green With Blue, Chocolate, Hot Pink, Eggplant and Teal... yellow and green and gets its name from a French liquer. Undeniably bright, it screams... light blue, dark blue, green-blue, purple and chartreuse...but it really works well... room that blue color with green trim. I think I will throw some orange in too. Love... shades of blue and green and yellow in my house. Becky, let me know when chartreuse... shades of blue, like teal, peacock or turquoise. Without the green/yellow of the chartreuse..."
Kitchen of the Week: Aqua Knockout in Austin
Torn-down walls created more space, while vivid blue and green colors and clever storage gave a one-two punch to a kitchen remodel in Texas
"vivid blue and green colors and clever storage gave a one-two punch to a kitchen... what's the green paint color/ code on the wall? I love it. Only thing is, the fridge... without that green wall as the aqua is striking enough (again IMO). But, I LOVE everything... together green and turquoise!! love love hanging light!! Wide walkway room for cooking..."
Guest Picks: Dreaming of Spring
"shade of green indoors to beat those winter blues... touches of green in your décor may help fight those seasonal blues and usher in nature's... ocean blue, and lavender. all the green is a little literal. Color is King! great... Green Hydrangea prints for your home decor! Collect all three colors for an art... color green. When I decorate with a spring theme, I like to add splashes of vibrant... for this green fringed style will add color, texture and a whole lot of personality..."
5 Bright Palettes for Front Doors
Splash bold green, blue, orange or red on your front door, then balance it with a more restrained hue on the rest of the house
"bold green, blue, orange or red on your front door, then balance it with a more... bright blue, and installed oversize green house numbers. We have just moved into... rich deep blue and it looks great. I've always liked blue and yellow together. Or a popular... go neon green or orange. A nice red or a gray-blue could be nice, and would still appeal... house is blue and the door is blue - yea, maybe a different color for the door - but..."
Houzz Tour: Color Brings a Family-Friendly Show House to Life
Apple green, salmon pink and bodacious blues dance through fabrics and furnishings in a Pennsylvania show house
"Apple green, salmon pink and bodacious blues dance through fabrics and furnishings... that dark blue clean? When I see that dark blue I think about the Joan Crawford movie... Pink and green - back to the 80's Beautiful! However, for me, I like to see extra... recurring green, the mixing rather than matching... I don't think I saw a single thing... cobalt blue tiles with cleanser. Like how to you ever get that rinsed? What a fresh..."
Fresh Start: Paint the Front Door
Go for it! Add instant curb appeal with a great coat of orange, blue, red, yellow, green, purple or black on the door
"orange, blue, red, yellow, green, purple or black on the door... yellow with green shutters and doors. I was thinking of painting the siding an ivory color... possibly blue for the shutters and doors. It is a lake cottage home. I would love... light green siding with white porch, white trim and shutters. What color should I... bright blue or tangerine...how about colonial yellow? Or black? Blythe, can you post..."