Breaking out of the beige box into a vivid world of colour
Some pointers for nervous homeowners planning to introduce a new palette to their homes
Sat, Apr 01, 2017 - 5:50 AM
Think about tints or tones of a colour, instead of the most intense hues, for trying out a new look, suggests Washington designer Annie Elliott. "Start with soft pastels like light blue, pale green or blush."
FEAR of colour drove homeowners Kendall and Tiffany Coleman into a neutral safety zone. "All the colours in our house were white and light grey," says Tiffany, a closet designer.
"I'm not into crazy, neon colours and didn't think I could live with them," adds Kendall, an...