If your walls are the same dirty-looking white they were when you moved in seven years ago, then you might want to consider adding a punch of color. Have you already added some color, but it just wasn’t the result you anticipated? Then it might be time to look at the latest color trends of 2017 for some of the rooms in your home. What will your choices say about you? Here are some of today’s hottest color trends around the house.
Let’s start at the front. Your door color can prepare your guest for what’s waiting for them inside your home. Whether dark, light, or classic your guest will be prepared for what’s in store.
A sunny and cheery yellow can always welcome guests and put them in the right frame of mind for the wonderful afternoon you all will be spending together catching up and remembering when and who’s where now. Yellow can be playful and happy without being juvenile. By adding the energy of yellow to your door you will be inviting happiness in with a healthy glow around you.
Red, need we say more. As a true classic, red has always meant “welcome” throughout history. The hospitality of red lets your guest know of the wonderful evening that awaits then inside your home. Red has always gone well with entertaining and enjoying the company of others. The excitement of red will bring many wonderful times ahead.
If you are thinking of going on the darker side, go all the way and go with black. The power of black can signify strength and authority. Black demands attention while remains as effortlessly elegant as a tuxedo or a ballroom gown.
In Living Color
Traditionally living rooms are found toward the front of the house in proximity to the front door. This room is truly a window to the rest of your home and is a glimpse for your guest of what to expect.
While green is usually associated with money, in this case it is more of a richness of the soul. The lightness of green implies that you are a good listener and genuinely compassionate. Others will feel comfortable with you expressing their hopes and fears making you a devoted friend and confidant.
If your living room is feeling a little blue, you might have found your secret safe-haven. Blue is representative of those who find solace and safety in cuddling up alone with a delightful book and a relaxing cup of tea. Your strong will and determination is what makes you drawn to the cool and calming effects of blue.
You might be reading this thinking to yourself what is wrong with white. Absolutely nothing. Your practical and even-keeled personality keeps you grounded in your surroundings. The cleanliness of white is always classic and timeless making it always an excellent choice.
If you are looking to change your eating habits, then you should consider changing your kitchen color. According to experts, color can not only affect your mood but can also influence your appetite. Kitchens can be a fabulous place for a pop of color, but be careful of what you paint if you have any concern about the notches on your belt.
Blue makes one think of a crystal-clear sky or a tranquil tropical ocean. A kitchen in blue not only says you are as cool as a cucumber, but that your area in control and are able to manage your appetite. Besides blueberries there are not a lot of blue foods, thus keeping your belly in check.
The color red not only represents so many good foods, but also represents true passion. If you have red in your kitchen you are a true lover of food. While this color is representative of passion and love, it is also can represent danger and power. If you have a struggle with your cravings, then you might want to avoid red in your kitchen.
Your bedroom can be the most personal space in your home. It is also the room you will be spending the most time in, so picking the right color is important. Whether you are looking for a palace of sleep or a fiery pit of passion your wall color can help determine those things.
Grey has been seen as dreary and gloomy for years, but it has now taken the trending color world by storm. Going with a harmonious shade of grey says you are willing to try new things, but prefer to see the proof in the pudding first. Don’t get me wrong, you are not always waiting to see how things turn out due to that mischievous streak you have!
As we have covered in this blog post, red is a color of passion and power. You welcome change and surprises, but people must know that you may have a short fuse and can be quick to lash out or scold. To you the bedroom is so much more than a place to rest your weary head. It acts as a place of entertainment, an office, and place to seek out inspiration.
You picked peach, good morning! Your bright and cheery outlook has always made you looking forward to each and every day. The glass is more than half full with you, it’s over-flowing with positivity and energy. Friends always turn to you when they need a friend to lean on. This love of life leads you to a healthy lifestyle that keeps you energized and radiant.
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