There are countless variations on a blue palette. Decorating director Kevin Sharkey offers his tips and tricks on incorporating blue hues into your home.
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Kevin has narrowed the field to these six failproof blue triptychs, each striking a different style and mood. Use the top hue for the ceiling, the middle for the walls, and the bottom for the trim.
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Spotlight the Trim
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A Bright Scheme
“Great for a bedroom,” says Sharkey. The color scheme here is bright, charming, and seasonless.
Ceiling: Love-in-a-Mist (#MSL142), by Martha Stewart Living, homedepot.com
Wall: Stratosphere (#MSL155), by Martha Stewart Living, homedepot.com
Trim: Pure White (#MSL253), by Martha Stewart Living, homedepot.com
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“Using a shade for the trim that’s just a little bit darker than the wall color adds drama.” These colors work well in a small room.
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