COLOR YOUR WORLD
See how you can go bold with your color combos to create classic, timeless and fun rooms.
Use bold color combos to create exciting, classic, timeless rooms.
Color and pattern are the keys to designer Meg Braff’s favorite looks. This room pairs blue and green in shades that are low key but highly saturated. Balanced out by white walls, the effect is energetic but elegant design.
Don’t mistake bold design for daring choices. Meg Braff’s Decorated Home: Living with Style and Joy proves that there’s no age limit to decorating in a fun and fresh way. Braff, known for her vibrant and effervescent style, balances grace and charm with design that’s colorful, modern, yet pretty. Our favorite rooms from the book take safe colors and push the envelope by using them in big strokes. They prove that you can pack a punch with pink, go gaga with green and still create chic, sophisticated and timeless décor.
The wallpaper isn’t the only thing that gives this attic conversion its getaway vibe. The grass green pops against the white-painted wood finishes and earthy seagrass floor covering, creating a fresh twist on traditional cottage design.
Crazy for Coral
This preppy room takes the love of blush pink to whole new levels. By keeping the frames and silhouettes of your big-ticket items like the sofas and chairs simple and classic, you can turn a girlish color into a gorgeous design statement.
The Decorated Home: Living with Style and Joy by Meg Braff, published by Rizzoli New York, © 2017; rizzoliusa.com.