Color & Inspiration
INTRO TO COLOR
It is one of the most important decisions you can make on a project, besides picking a good contractor – so take time.
Dream. Experiment. Explore.
– 01 Find Your Vision
Do your research to find color ideas and inspiration. Look at magazines, go online, take a trip around town or a far-off land.
– 02 Create The Seating
What mood do you want to create for the space? Whether it’s energizing or restful, the color will help determine the room’s mood.
– 03 Take Stock
What are the key elements in your room? Flooring, furnishings, artwork, rugs and other design elements in the room are an important consideration if these are playing a part of the new color design.
What lighting conditions are in the room? Do you have a lot of natural light coming in or do you rely on incandescent lighting of the room? Lighting plays a key role in color selection as color will change in different lighting conditions and throughout the day.
– 04 Test, Test, Test!
Color plays an integral part of the design aesthetic so teasing the color is key. The opportunity to view various colors on the walls under the lighting conditions assists in providing a true reflection of the color in the setting.