One of the most inexpensive and dramatic ways to give new life to your room is to change the color and/or texture of your walls, the backdrop of your interior design. Here is a look at some of the fresh options on the market, along with expert design tips to keep in mind.
Add a Splash
Choosing the perfect paint color can be perplexing. The experts at Benjamin Moore recommend the following hot hues:
• Brighten your rooms with these top paint picks—try all three, either on your walls or as an accent color in your decor.
Gypsy Pink Peacock Feathers Split Pea
• Want a more relaxed, subtle setting in your home? Consider the modern tranquility color trends.
• Incorporate the colors of nature into your home with these organic comforts color trends.
• If you like natural tones but want a brighter, bolder color, these pure opulence color trends are just the ticket!
Beyond Plain Paper
For many, the word “wallpaper” makes people think of an outdated, flowery or country-style room. Well, think again! According to experts at Seabrook Wallcoverings, “Modern technology has integrated sophisticated printing techniques into today’s wallpaper, providing everyone with the chance to incorporate stunning art into their homes.”
Glass beads, Swarovski crystals and metal jewels offer a luster and glitzy glamour. Their tactile quality provides a richness impossible to reach with ordinary flat papers.
A Little Lux
Add high fashion to your room with rich textiles like leather, silk, velvet and metallic accents.
These new decorative options incorporate actual raised-print leaves adhered to richly colored backgrounds.