The word came down from the mountain that blue is the new trend.
I agree that indigos and bright navy blues and peacocks are seemingly taking favor for the moment. But what leaves me scratching my head is this…hasn’t blue or some form of it always been around?
In the interior design world, which is a bit slower than fashion and usually follows a cycle or two behind, we can’t tell our clients to change their color scheme each time a new color (or old one) becomes the latest and greatest.
What we can do as professionals, is lead our clients to make tasteful decisions regarding the colors they desire, in the shades that are currently in play.
It’s a lot easier on the pocketbook to purchase a new dress in the color of the moment than a new living room.
My clients who’s living room is pictured above and immediately below will be pleased to know that the indigo/peacock/navy blue sofa, table skirt and trims that I selected for them would be considered a part of latest trend in color.
So for the next fifteen minutes while green is on the front porch trying to get its foot in your door again, please enjoy the following…