Fixer Upper hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines transformed a depressing room into a bright and festive nursery for the Purks' baby on the way. The old wall paneling was removed and replaced with light blue painted drywall with white trim.
Blue chinoiserie wallpaper makes a dramatic statement in this Asian-inspired master bathroom. A sleek white double vanity is topped in warm brown countertops, while a pair of red mirrors adds a pop of color to the space.
Color placement is key when it comes to furnishing a room with a mural. This wall is mainly blue, which creates the look and feel of a New England bay. The color is carried through to the comforter, creating a serene, consistent look.
Contemporary Living Room With Turquoise Walls and Colorful Pillows
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.
Shades of blue form the base for this cool boy's room. A cushioned, navy headboard with nail head design brings a masculine touch to the space, while the orange pillows add some contrasting color. A metallic, mounted lamp provides light to the space, freeing up the nightstand to display the room's occupant's favorite things. To finish the design and add a touch of whimsy, a robot print hangs next to the bed.
Custom kitchens have lots of built-in features to add functionality, but there’s no reason you can’t have the same perks on a budget. Roll-out shelves for bottom cabinets are a must — these sturdy bamboo drawers from The Container Store are easy to install with just a screwdriver or drill.
Painted horizontal stripes adorn an accent wall in this contemporary nursery, pulling together the room's crisp gray, blue and white palette. A graphic rug and chevron bedding layer in additional patterns for a high-contrast design.
Stylish Nursery With Cozy Sitting Area and Teal Window Treatments
This baby boy's nursery features a white upholstered armchair and ottoman trimmed in faux fur, providing the perfect spot for cozying up with a little one. Teal window treatments add a pop of color, while a gray floor lamp is positioned next to the chair.
In this home's fourth bedroom, designers blended an elegant, neutral color palette with bold, teal accents for a pop of color. These two design elements combine with contrasting black details to create a space that is warm, bright and inviting for the homeowners and their guests.
Blue Art Deco Living Room With Mirrored Coffee Table
A large mirrored coffee table pops as the central element in this blue living space. Tall mirrors flank the white sofa, accessorized with a blue velvet pillow. Matching white club chairs complete the seating area around the coffee table, compete with blue pillows and a white fur back for a touch of glamor.
Bright Blue Traditional Powder Room With Gold Sconces
Two ornate metal sconces flank a white framed mirror in this blue traditional powder room. Tall ceilings and a neutral vanity help to balance the more standout elements of the space, including the vibrant peacock artwork.
Kristen was able to give her modest 10-by-12-foot living room a high-energy, sophisticated look by sticking with flea markets for staple pieces, then updating them with color. The walls were painted a dark blue tone from Benjamin Moore called Black Horizon. "I love using dark colors to create backdrops for my pieces," she says. "The canary yellow bamboo chair and the pair of turquoise end tables really pop against the blue. Plus, the navy blue makes my abstract art look even better!"