Shades of Pink
Pink is a color that is perpetually associated with femininity, much like blue tends to become the color of all things virile in the world of interior design. Some believe that this stereotyping is just one large marketing gimmick, others point to increasing scientific evidence that says women are naturally programmed to love redder shades of blue while men adore those in the green-blue gamut. No matter which tackle you bring to the issue, pink is generally linked with all things delicate and wonderful. But it is not just a color for the feminine bedroom or girls’ nursery, as we take a look today at 20 fabulous pink living rooms.
From shades of pink that tend extra towards the purple end of the color spectrum to those that are light enough to blend in with some yellowish colors, pink comes in so many dissimilar variants that it leaves you spellbound. While the popular packaging in media is all about shades that are close to one single color, explore the many dissimilar choices carefully before you settle on one. The likes of Coral crush and pastel pink able to substitute white in the living and create a backdrop that is sufficiently neutral and yet engaging and glamorous. Hotter colors like Pink Corsage are best used in restraint with a dash of class!
Combine & Contrast
If you get append a couch, club chairs or lamps shades in pink, then that would definitely be an added bonus. Remember that we aren't just using pink as an accent hue here but committing to it fully, without actually painting the walls. When done, the living room should have a unmistakable and perceptible pinkish glow.
The Right Décor
While pink isn't neutral in any sense of the word, it has enormous versatility when it comes to combining with other colors ranging from blue and green to red and yellow. The innumerable shades of pink also construct this a lot easier and permit you to use it in living rooms of varied styles and themes. Perpetually trendy but often demoted to bedrooms, it is time to bring pink into the living room.
If you are not happy with committing to pink right away, then as always, we propose you get the safe route of lovely pink accents. This has all the advantages that come with accent additions – the safety of not perpetrating fully to a color scheme, an easy enough switch of the color scheme as trends change, and of course, an ability to mix and match varied colors. The accent pink wall is a safe starting point, but you can also choose other exciting options like a colorful pink couch, drapes in pink or even simpler, less expensive additions like vases and side tables.
Paint is certainly not the only option when it comes to giving your living room a colorful makeover. Décor in pink for the living room can bring your house a fun and unforeseen twist while keeping the backdrop distinctly neutral. Plush rugs and carpets are often the best way to start off this pinkish makeover, as they tend to create the largest visual influence. Follow this up with accent pillows in matching shades of pink, a few charming throws elegantly situated around the living room and artwork with hints of pink brilliance to complete the look.
The first living room in this section seems to showcase the Rose Quartz & Serenity a combination that Pantone has collected as its Color the Year 2016. Even if you aren't very happy with that particular blend, pink can be combined easily with green, yellow, blue or even shades of orange to create a snazzy and eclectic living space. As you begin utilizing more and more hue, it is best to choose lighter shades with muted finishes and to ensure that there is a style that connects them all together. Otherwise things can get pretty chaotic and fast.