8 color blocking ideas to liven up your space
Putting together a color scheme for your home? Express your creativity and add instant impact to any room with color blocking. This popular interior design trend can liven up any space with pops of color and contrasting prints and patterns.
Discover 8 clever color blocking ideas to revive any space in your home below.
Firstly, what is color blocking?
In a nutshell, color blocking involves combining a range of different colors (or patterns) in one area. Not only can this create an impactful statement area and liven up bland spaces, color blocking can also help you to highlight certain features in your home.
Color blocking idea: go bold with your color choices
Although color blocking has traditionally often been done with just two colors or patterns, it’s important to point out that it doesn’t exclusively need to be done with just two colors. You can color block with lots of colors! Be brave with your color choices if you want to create a space with that wow factor. Try unusual combinations of colors and you may be surprised at how well they contrast with each other.
Color blocking idea: create a wall mural with paint
Ever thought about creating a wall mural and had no idea where to start? Get some inspiration from our post on how to create a wall mural on a budget. Wall murals are also a distinctive feature of 70s interior design when painted in the vibrant 70s retro colors from our Palette 02.