When we talk about using bold colors to accent the living room, we usually think of wall paint or statement furniture pieces. One that we rarely think of first is the window treatment. Window treatments, like drapes, can affect any room in various ways. They can add to the drama and accentuate the height of the ceiling. Choosing the right colors for your drapes not only can accent your space, but also set the mood in there.
Drapery is interchangeable so you can replace it anytime you want to set different mood in your living room. For your inspiration, below are 5 bold colors you can choose for your drapes to accent your living room.
1. Refreshing green
Bring a refreshing natural feel to your living room with leafy green drapes. Green is the most restful color for your eyes, it’s restorative and calming which is perfect for a relaxing space like living room. Bold green drapes will work well with earth tones, this will give the room a taste of the great outdoors.
This deep green drapes is a perfect match for the brown leather couch.
Green can look stunning when paired with a neutral color, such as gray.
2. Cheer up with orange
Orange is a vibrant, powerful color that can fill the room with energy. Drapes in orange color not only makes for a great bold accent, but also can instantly liven up a moody, traditional color palette.
Balance is key when it comes to decorating with orange. For orange is a hyperactive shade, it would be better to pair it with cool or neutral tones so that the decoration don’t go overwhelming.
Thanks to the orange drapes, they keep this room from looking pale and boring. Instead, this corner looks so vibrant that it can help you lift up your spirit.
Orange drapes can compete with great artworks. Or better, they accentuate the beauty of the art pieces.
3. Calming blue
Just like green, blue is also a very calming color that can make you feel relaxed and centered. Depends on the shades, blue drapes can reminiscent the cold of deep ocean water or the bright summer sky at the beach. It’s a great color to create a relaxing vacation-like feel in your living room.
In this room, the deep blue drapes give a modern touch and make for a perfect match to the brick wall.
Light blue drapes can make you feel like you’re at a beach house every day.
4. Sun glow
If you are looking for the color that can brighten up your mood and increase your energy, yellow is just right for you. It’s a big smile-inducing color that can make you feel warm and happy. Bright yellow drapes is suitable for most color palette, it’s great to accent any room in the house.
The yellow drapes are guaranteed to be the star of the show in black-and-white color schemed room.
Yellow drapes are also a great way to bring the summer sun glow in the room. Pairing it with blue furniture makes the drapes look more stunning.
5. Stylish pink
There is such a thing called the Pink Effect. Pink color can affect the mood, emotion, and behavior. It’s good to calm the nerves and help you chill and relax. This feminine shade is also a great way to add a subtle, beautiful style to your room.
Try fuschia for a daring, yet still feminine and stylish look. Choose a quality heavy weight fabric if you expect a more luxurious feel in the living room.
Nothing is more beautiful than soft pink drapes to accent a neutral lounge area.This delicate beauty makes this area feel cozy and inviting.