When leaves are this pretty, flowers aren’t necessary! Hippo Rose polka-dot plant (Hypoestes) delivers outstanding color with contrasting shades of hot pink and deep green. Tuck this beauty into containers or use it to fill a planting bed with can’t-miss color. Pinch plants when young to increase branching. Plants grow 16 to 22 inches tall by 8 to 14 inches wide.
In this eclectic bedroom, a padded sage green headboard compliments the green and white striped bed linens. A variety of decorative pillows help tie in the bright orange comforter, while multicolored polka dot wallpaper finishes off the funky modern look of the space.
This teen bedroom features light blue walls against a white bed and nightstand. The letters of the monogramed pillow, painted spots on a large hanging canvas and polka dot lamp shade placed on a funky crystal stand coordinate with the green and blue color scheme.
Two upholstered bamboo chairs with custom striped pillows and orange cashmere throws frame the large bay window in this transitional living space. Dressed in blue and white polka dot curtains, the window allows plenty of natural light to fill the room for a light, airy feel.
The bright turquoise walls and multicolor polka dot accent wall create a fun, colorful space in this tween's bedroom. Custom letter-shaped bookshelves add a personalized touch to the room and store books, picture frames and other treasures.
A brightly colored confetti print against a dark background on the bedding in this transitional kid’s bedroom repeats the patterns on the vibrant area rug. Light green walls keep the room feeling playful and young. Bright pink and blue chairs echo the fun rug colors and provide extra seating for activities.
A tall wood frame features thin shelving built in over a modern white desk. A modern rolling desk chair is placed over a trio of polka dot navy rugs bringing color to the hardwood floor and complimenting one of the thick paint stripes decorating the wall.
This lively kids' bedroom features two twin beds dressed in white and gold polka dot comforters. Colorful pom pom throw pillows decorate the beds, while framed finger paintings hang above. Faux fur rugs at the foot of each bed add a cozy touch to the deep brown hardwood floors.
Storage with a white picket fence motif echoes the fence that greets visitors as they enter this Brentwood home. The light green walls, polka dot rug and vibrant blue and pink chairs keep this girl's bedroom feeling energetic. A confetti comforter continues the colorful, fun feel while anchoring the room with its dark color.
This cluster of chartreuse pendant fixtures dangles from the ceiling to cast light on the polka dot memory boxes below. This lighting would add sparkle to a teenager's bedroom or a home office that doesn't shy away from unusual pops of color.
This fun girl's bedroom features colorful framed finger paintings above each of the twin beds. A gold and white polka dot comforter covers the bed, while decorative pillows –– including a gold and white striped and multicolored pom pom pillows –– provide a fun accent.
This fun girls' bedroom features a two twin beds, each dressed in gold polka dot bed linens and decorate with several throw pillows, including one with a pink sneaker print and another in the shape of gold sunglasses. Framed kids' artwork hangs above the beds.
A previously empty white-walled living room is now a soothing pale blue, with a light green on the ceiling and the backs of the built-in bookcases. Pale blue chairs and and an ottoman covered in blue-and-green polka dots round out the room's color scheme.
Split walls with pastel yellow on top and white on the bottom set a bright backdrop for this coastal bedroom. A wicker bed frame and headboard are topped with a plush, striped comforter and a navy polka dot pillow for accent. Vibrant turquoise bedside tables add an extra pop of color and match the patterned curtain.
One of the keys to a charming kids' table is layering patterns and colors. Polka dots on the plates reference spheres in the centerpiece. The lime houndstooth pattern in the placemats coordinates with the glittered Chinese takeout-style box that holds the arrangement.