We’ve given you tips on how to thoughtfully and purposefully bring in bright colors to a space. In this one, we’re introducing you to the Move palette! It’s composed of 6 colors that are a mix of warm and cool hues, all beautifully striking, to elevate your space. If you’re looking to spice up your home, feel free to replicate these ideas or take inspiration.
Accent walls are an easy way to inject vibrancy into an area without going overboard. If you’ve fallen in love with a bright paint color but feel it would be too much in large amounts, an accent wall might be for you!
In the space above, enticing Lemon Pop is the accent wall color. For balance, subdued and neutral Hey, Grey is used as the primary wall paint color. If you need tips on which wall in the room you should paint as the accent, this guide can help: Accent Wall Tips: Choosing Which Wall to Paint.
DIY Wall Designs
For something a little more interesting on your walls, try wall designs using paint. Let It B has a ton of ideas ranging from newbie-friendly to advanced. For those new to DIY wall designs, consider a simple wall arch or some color blocking. For the more experienced, check out these nature-inspired designs or one of these texture-inspired patterns. Of course, you can make up your own too!
The one above uses two paint colors, namely High Key and Fireburst. The former is an off-white paint color with a hint of warmth and the latter is a fiery red-orange.
Doors and Doorframes
Get your hue fix with a colorful door or doorway. It can tie the room together nicely or instantly add an accent to the space. It’s a simple hack that can create a lot of impact. Definitely a grand entrance! Purple Power Revolution is used as color inspiration for the door above. If you need paint for wood, see if Boysen Quick Drying Enamel fits your needs.
You also have the option of thinking outside the box and painting beyond the door frame. Try fun designs and shapes like the scalloped one featured in this blog post: Spice Up Your Home with Interesting Doorways.
You may benefit from starting with your bedroom and painting the ceiling in Deep Plunge, a rich shade of blue. Research suggests that the color blue has calming effects on the brain and can encourage a good night’s sleep. So, dive into your dreams and get lost in the color of deep oceans and the depthless night sky. For other ideas on how to jazz up your ceiling using paint, head to this blog post: Fun Ceiling Color Ideas for Your Next Repainting Project.
Excited to start painting? The paint colors featured above make up the Move palette which is one of four palettes in the Boysen Color Trend 2022/23 collection. You can have all the paint colors in the collection mixed at a Boysen Mix and Match station (find a list of locations here).