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Sexy Color Touches for Neutral Kitchens
Bring a little vavoom to a practical palette with small but colorful updates to your kitchen's backsplash, walls and fixtures
"small but colorful updates to your kitchen's backsplash, walls and fixtures... augmenting neutral cabinets and countertops with a color or personality-rich detail or... smart neutral-based kitchens that include sexy color or details and that'll inspire... sophisticated neutrals. But now those planes of ecru, ivory and ice are feeling a little... chose your color palette wisely, doing your kitchen up in smart, timeless and sophisticated..."
Dreaming in Color: 5 Fab Not-Beige Bedroom Neutrals
Go soothing without slipping into yawn territory, with purples, blue-grays and more on bedroom walls
"of the neutral hue that are appropriate and look fantastic in and on homes. But when... not-beige neutrals that I think look fantastic in bedrooms. These are softer, more soothing... paint color consultation, I often avoid suggesting beige. And clients even ask to... intense color but want to move beyond white and beige, I’ve pulled together some of... other colors, materials and styles of decor. Yet they still look fresh and current..."
No Neutral Ground? Why the Color Camps Are So Opinionated
"much as color. Photos on both ends of the spectrum — with a lot of neutrals or a lot... liked neutrals, 15 percent said they liked lots of bold color and 41 percent said... like both neutrals and color, but most of us still have strong feelings about the topic... topic. "Neutrals always feel safe to people, as indeed they are," says Leatrice Eiseman... Pantone Color Institute. "Color doesn't behave," adds James Martin, president of Color..."
8 Great Color Palettes: Surprising Bedroom Neutrals
Peaceful plum, relaxing black and many shades of gray show an unpredictably neutral nature in the bedroom
"unpredictably neutral nature in the bedroom... predominantly neutral, along with sample color and material palettes inspired by each bedroom... chunks of color thrown in, but the neutral hues can definitely stand on their own.... going neutral does not automatically have to mean white or beige. Check out these... is the color that best masks grimy smudges from people's hands. Yuck! I think I've... navy as a neutral. Is there any color it doesn't work with? I do love the colors you..."
How to Accent a Neutral Space With Color
"vibrant walls in your room, there is always a place for accent colors. Accent color... even one wall, it’s by far the easiest way to add personality to a room. Adding accent... different color combinations and allow you to bring in those bold tones you’ve been dying... Regarding neutral spaces accented with color: what are your thoughts on a neutral living... orange walls is fabulous, but everything else in the room is so wrong. The curtains..."
4 New Neutrals for the New Year
So you're not resolved to go crazy with color in 2013. These refreshing on-trend neutrals can still broaden your rooms' color horizons
"crazy with color in 2013. These refreshing on-trend neutrals can still broaden your rooms'... go-to neutral hue with something livelier. The colors here pack more punch than the... subtle. Color trend forecasters are touting a variety of neutral hues as hot for 2013;... love neutrals. They are a great backdrop. I myself have white walls and an oak floor... warm tone neutrals to go along with these. would love to see colors for kitchen/dining..."
The Logic of Brights: Jazzing Up Neutrals With Shots of Color
"against neutral habitats. Almost any item is suitable for this color splashing project... there’s a wall that’s visible from a room, paint it in a vivid shade and you’ll be adding... Vanquish color-phobia with a small dose of brights that’s enough to grant your casa... Bold color fusions of sunny yellows, cool aquamarines, grassy greens and mango reds... injecting color directly inside. If you find yourself overwhelmed by options, consider..."
Dare to Choose a More Colorful Neutral
"are true neutrals. Brown, tan and their derivatives are called near-neutrals. Adding... the word neutral, they think immediately of brown and beige color schemes. While it's... more to neutrals. Before we get to that though, it'll help to define some terms.... actual color. Value is a description of how light or dark a color is. Chroma is how... primary color like blue or a secondary color like green is another way to add the feel..."
Great Color Combos: Neon and Neutral
"neon to a neutral color scheme to make a bold — but not too bold — statement... neon to a neutral palette is a fresh and exciting way to experiment without getting too... definition of neutral is cream, beige, white, gray or natural wood, this combination works... first color pairing you might think of, especially this time of year when everything... pop of color into a neutral room is with a bold photograph. For sleek, frameless displays..."
8 Neutral Rooms That Sneak In Color Interest
Kick up your favorite palette's visuals without diluting the tone-on-tone look, following the lead of these sophisticated spaces
"about neutral color schemes is that they're boring, which — if you do them right... chose a neutral palette in the first place. Check out these eight ideas for slipping... bit of color can do the trick. However, you don't want to go overboard; that's why... some more colorful hues without upsetting the balance.... using neutral color Wanted my beach house in Australia to be fairly neutral, but... life to neutral room, like this neutral kitchen design! This is my new favorite Dura..."
Soft Lines and Neutral Colors: The Best of Contemporary Style
"With it's neutral colors and rounded corners, contemporary style is a good fit for my... white walls and lots of natural light and it's a big area that opens into a foyer... stone wall and the neutral colors, offset by one big shock of purple.... layers of neutral colors and the simplicity of the furniture. The spare look of the whole... best. A neutral palette keeps a busy room calm, and the round lines of the chairs add..."
11 Ways to Spice Up Neutral Palettes
Side with texture and pattern in a neutral room for a look that commits to high sophistication and elegance
"pattern in a neutral room for a look that commits to high sophistication and elegance... loyal neutrals crowd out there? Isn't there anything new for them? In this season... beige. Neutrals can also stir up mixed emotions. "Boring," "sad" and "flat" are words... describing neutrals. Well, I'm hoping to change your mind. Here are some fresh ways to... to use neutrals to create elegant, sophisticated rooms that are anything but boring..."
10 Ways to Make Your Neutral Palette Shine
"create a neutral color palette only to end up with a room that is a lifeless sea of... entirely in neutral colors can create a space that is soothing, sophisticated and warm... executed neutral color palette. Take a look at these beautiful examples and my observations... neutral colors by default. But it takes more than a lack of colors to create a successfully... to use color, worried that they will get it wrong, so they end up with all neutral..."
Going Greige: Tips for Choosing This All-Around Neutral
"other color. If you've been looking for the perfect neutral and you're torn between... is the color of stonework and many types of wildlife. It's an organic, elegant neutral... 4614 on walls and a darker S.W. 0023 on trim. In one guest room I switched wall and... life to a neutral kitchen. Like this neutral kitchen design that was just featured in... accent wall with faux finished gold on the remaining walls. I'm going with a dark..."
Old Gold is a New Neutral
""gold" and "neutral" in the same sentence sounds a bit like an oxymoron. Gold has a reputation... bed—the colors are warm and soothing. Ditto Lily! I had the privileged of visitiong... the same color in my otherwise dim stairwell. The reflective quality of the semi gloss... contemporary wall decor and lighting for a look that will outlast all trends. Gold tones..."