Ask someone their favorite color and 8 out of 10 times it will be blue. Why is Blue Everyone’s Favorite Color? As an Interior Designer, most of our clients tell us that blue is their favorite color. It is the color of the sky and water. When we use blue in our interior designs the feeling for the room becomes soothing and tranquility. Is that why it’s so popular?
The Color Blue
Blue is one of the three primary colors, along with red and yellow. However, it is also the strongest of the primary colors. When mixing colors blue and yellow you will make green. Just a drop of blue is needed to the yellow to create green. The same is true with purple. You need just a drop of blue to red= purple. However, with interior design, mixing shades of blues can create a soft and beautiful design color scheme.
Blue in Interior Design
Blue is one of those colors that blend well with many other colors. It takes on a different feeling and mood when it’s mixed in your interior design. Therefore, designing with blue, gray, and white will give you a calming and soothing vibe. It’s coastal looking but can also be very contemporary. For instance, it’s a beautiful color scheme for bedrooms, home office, bathrooms, and dining rooms. It really depends on the selection of furniture and lighting chosen. However, a color scheme of blue, orange, and yellow. The whole energy of the space will change. It will be sunny, vibrant, and exciting. This color scheme is perfect for a kitchen, living room, or any very active space in your home.
Choosing a color scheme that works for your lifestyle is important. However, you must always consider your likes and dislikes in colors. But it does seem blue can work in any interior design.
Sandra Asdourian Interiors specializes in Biophilic Coastal Contemporary designs. The meaning of luxury is comfort. When your home feels comfortable, it affects your mood and your health. Schedule a complimentary 15-minute discovery phone call.