Turquoise walls add a bold punch of color to this transitional formal living room. A pair of elegant patterned armchairs and matching ottoman provide a cozy sitting area by the fireplace, and a plush daybed brings additional seating to the space.
An unexpected design element -- the brick floor laid in a herringbone pattern -- is not only unique, but a highly functional base for this mudroom. Turquoise walls provide vibrancy and interesting contrast, and the room is well-appointed to store shoes, coats and supplies.
As seen on season one of Sarah Sees Potential, chic turquoise dining chairs were picked to match an original wall mural Sarah had commissioned for this open plan kitchen, living and dining room. The art adds color and interest to the overall neutral space and serves as a focal point in the linear room design.
The dark brown vanity in this contemporary bathroom provides a striking contrast to a vibrant turquoise accent wall. A convenient shelving unit sits to the left of a coordinating mirror, providing ample space for easy-to-reach bathroom necessities.
"For Stacey, the carnation is a hard-working flower that has the possibility of being more than it appears on the surface. Her desk and chair seem both modern and traditional at once, showcasing the complexity of the flower she has chosen," said judge Vern Yip of HGTV's Design Star. This transitional room features traditional decor with a modern twist. The two-tone walls add color to the white furniture, wood flooring and dark wooden desk.
Briana and Buzz decided to keep the majority of their living room's walls white to help bounce light around the room and create an open, airy aesthetic. The couple relied on color, however, to delineate the seating area, painting the wall behind their sofa in a cool robin's egg blue tone. They employed this designer's trick to redirect attention away from a room's lack of space and onto an intended focal point.
Gold accents, like the pendant light over the bed and the small side table next to the chair, bring a touch of glamour to this bedroom. A turquoise accent wall draws attention to two windows letting in lots of natural light.
The living room fuses function and form in a contemporary loft-like design by creating separate spaces within the large room. A stencil is used to create a dramatic feature wall, where a half-circle couch is the perfect spot for hanging out.
HGTV's Design Star judge Candice Olson complimented this design said, "First impressions are everything in the visual word of design. The moment you enter this apartment you feel the wow factor." The eclectic vibe of this living room features a traditional gray sofa, two-toned turquoise walls, a plush red coffee table and ottoman, and a wooden swing seat. The floral patterned brown and white rug adds depth to the design.
Bright turquoise wall paint brings an updated feel to the beautiful antique look of this wood staircase and railing. Ornamental designs in the wood create natural decoration, while yellow gold picture frames descending the back wall add a good contrast color to the turquoise. White molding breaks up the wall space creating a faux handrail look.
White turquoise walls add a fresh color to the feminine feel of this lovely bedroom. A white dresser with vanity mirror features a decorative top and bottom for a smooth finish. The white and turquoise are echoed in the peak at the bed frame and end bench. A wood heart adds warmth and decoration.
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.
This simple and stylish bathroom design is given decoration without clutter with the use of bold pops of color and a glass tile shower embellishment. A bright turquoise wall behind the toilet and vanity matches the tile panel showcasing shades of turquoise blue and green. The glass shower door and white walls keep the space feeling open.
This contemporary bathroom features a beautiful contrast between the dark turquoise walls and the curved white accent walls surrounding the modern bathtub. The gray vanity with stone countertop and dramatic sunbeam mirror complete the space.
Colors that might not seem to work well in theory actually blend wonderfully in this setting. Here, the room's turquoise walls and the black-and-white-striped couch add whimsy and charm to this eclectically furnished living room.
For homeowners who adore color, turquoise walls were a fun choice, a pretty backdrop for the owners' mid-century furniture. To give the house character and charm, the designers added lots of molding and wainscoting to the original space.
The kitchen of HGTV Dream Home 2010 has major "wow" factor, thanks to the 16-foot-high wall of custom turquoise tile. The 11-foot-long island in a dark maple finish "grounds" the oversized space and provides for a family or a large gathering of friends.