Why Blue is Everyone’s Favorite Color

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?

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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.

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Shades of Blue Interior Design

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.

a color scheme of blue, orange and yellow. The whole energy of the space will change.
A color scheme of blue, orange, and yellow

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.

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Coastal Vibes in this Living Room 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.

Why Crown Molding and Wainscoting?

Have you ever seen a room and wondered what makes it so special? It could be the moldings. Why crown molding and wainscoting details in a room can make an ordinary room look spectacular. There are many levels and layers to applying moldings. People write books about it. It takes a true artisan to apply the correct moldings. But today there are many options for getting the look in your home.

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Creating a Relaxing Room

Just relax and breathe. Work, life, stress, traffic, there are so many things we deal with daily. Therefore, creating a relaxing room is just what the doctor ordered! Our lives are stressful and all we need to do is relax. Easier said than done. Coming home each day should feel like your sanctuary. Your escape from the outside world.

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Accessories are Jewelry for the Room

Designing a room starts with the floor plan. Maybe you’ve chosen the perfect sofa, chairs, tables, and lighting. However, rooms come to life when the accessories are placed. Accessories are Jewelry for the Room.

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What Color should Your Sofa be?

So many sofa choices and so many colors to pick from. The question is “should your sofa be a color, a pattern or neutral? ” Well, that depends on a few things. One, are you planning on working with existing furniture. Two, are you planning on keeping it for years and three, do you like color and pattern.

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