Colour Crush: Blush and Green

10/04/2017

Colour Crush: Blush and Green

10/04/2017

There is a new colour crush on the my horizon. Beautiful Blush and Green. And whilst there’s really nothing new about this magical partnership, it is all over my radar and Pinterest pages. The rosy, pinkish tint is somewhat of trending colour for the season. Maison & Objet, an interior design trade fair held in Paris, is the benchmark for interior style each year. The January 2017 show favoured blush in their colour palette, and you’re seeing it everywhere in both commercial and residential spaces.

This colour combination is making a splash in everything from textiles, to tableware, wall paint and flooring. The eternally pretty shade of pink compliments green beautifully – and the best part of this colour combo is that it pairs beautifully with neutral tones like grey. Because, let’s face it, if a colour doesn’t pair well with grey, I’m probably not going to love it.

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It is possible to combine these fun, fresh and bold colours with your existing neutral interior. If you’re keen to try out this new trend, I’ve making it easier for you with a round-up of my recommendations from Jotun Paint’s best options for this palette:

For those of you who are not brave enough to cover a wall in blush or green, you can also introduce the colours with soft furnishings and accessories. New scatter cushions are always the easiest way to give your space a quick refresh, but there are so many other decorative elements to use. I am in love with the Sooji Kitchen Towels with Monstera prints from Emaan Home, which could be used to update your kitchen, along with some matching crockery from IKEA’s SOMMAR collection. I’m also loving the Studio Joop Prints, a new addition of artworks available from The Bowery Company. Each print comes signed by hand, with their own story.

Take a look my ‘shop the look’ collection of goodies below to help bring a little blush and green into your home.

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