In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, we are resurrecting a beloved blog on green interiors. The color continues to stay fresh and inspiring! Covering everything from emerald to kelly green we will share gorgeous green ideas in this post proving, it really is greener on the other side.
Summers arrives and everything blossoms, the spring rains usher in lush colors of green and inspire us to bring nature’s most soothing color into our space. The color green, in essence, signifies nature, life, youth, hope and safety. Therefore, bringing green into your formal dining room plays off as comforting yet with a regal twist. Use this lovely shade of green with muted colors for a softer look or make a bold statement contrasting with black and white as seen in these dining rooms that are sure to charm.
Sofas and accent chairs in the living room make a bold statement and create a definite wow factor. A pair of kelly greens chairs with a small gold table for a sitting area is the perfect way to add a pop of color to the room. The Jigsaw designers like mixing grand velvet green sofas with gold accents, charcoal grey and black and white as seen in the images below.
Our bedrooms are our sanctuary, the escape from the world to be completely ourselves. If you are not one for a typical soft palette in your most private space, then the calming color green is the answer. Known for it’s relaxing qualities, it has long been a symbol of fertility and was even the traditional wedding dress color in medieval times. One trend that we are in love with right now that works great in the bedroom is painting walls and the ceiling your favorite emerald or kelly shade.
Green is very striking, it is the symbol of “GO” by all means, so adding it in smaller doses might be just enough for most of us. Green drapes make the perfect temporary green fix. Kick it up a notch by adding a black and white trim or using a fun green and white chevron pattern as seen in the following images.
Green with it’s many meanings including balance and well-being, are actually recommended by color experts in that adding green into your environment will help create a fresh new balance in your life. A lamp, a bench, wallpaper, whatever it takes, just get some green into your space and enjoy the revitalizing and fantastically stylish feeling it gives you.
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