One of the trends in fashion is color blocking – the art of mixing solid blocks of color to create bold impact. Color blocking is also effective in home design, and can be done by mixing different colors in furnishings or accessories. Take a look at these three examples for inspiration:
This graphic rug uses one of the season’s hottest color combinations – grey and yellow – to make a bold statement. It would look stunning in a room with furnishings of a similar hue.
These contemporary drapery panels use color blocking to create a striking effect at a simple window. Its colors can be picked up in furnishings and accents throughout the room.
Who said chairs and barstools have to match? Mix it up by choosing one of each color, or use color in pairs for a symmetrical look.