Celebrate Color Of Blue at Home

This is the week we celebrate patriotic colors of red, blue and white at home. Today we are going to focus on blue. Blue is probably the most favorite color by people globally. There’s a reason we think of blue as relaxing: it actually tends to lower our heart rates, blood pressure, and even our body temperature. Studies of memory have demonstrated that memory is enhanced by blue light and blue light can even kill some bacteria. Blue often represents :trustworthy, dependable, tranquil,peaceful, calming. Here are 3 of our favorite blue paint colors this year:

  1. Sherwin-Williams color of the year 2020 —Naval (SW6244)

Naval is a rich navy that creates a calm and grounding environment infused with quiet confidence. And it is bold and fresh at the same time.

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50 Chic Breakfast Nook Ideas III

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We all feel that a formal dining room can feel too fancy for everyday use while a breakfast nook is meant to be comfortable, approachable, and conducive to intimate conversations and meals.  Whether it’s a banquette in the corner of a kitchen  an inviting   dining set-up in front of eye-catching bay windows, or an unique table setting  in the center of a kitchen, breakfast nooks are the perfect way to add color, texture and style to your home.  Therefore, you can start your day here in a cheerful mood. We put 50 chic breakfast nook ideas together here and you may see and learn  how  your are going to create your own , showcase your  aesthetic and celebrate the joy of sharing an intimate meal with family. If you haven’t read part I & II, you can click here  herefor the details. Today, we are going to continue part III.

Color of Blue

Having a touch of color of blue will bring calming and relaxing vibes to any breakfast nooks. Plus, a dose of blue in a light-filled spaces is refreshing and intrigues deep thinking process.

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A light-filled breakfast nook decorated with varied striped plush pillows in blue.

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A pair of pale blue modern mid-century dining chairs look youthful and fresh here.
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A touch of blue on the vase and dining chair seat cushions add another dimension and playfulness in this all-white high gloss modern kitchen.
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These two ice-blue upholstered vintage dining chairs add drama and style to this simple modern kitchen.
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Charm of Lucite Chairs

Lucite chairs bring lightness and modernity to a breakfast nook. When paring with old-word wood dining table, the contrast is very fresh and interesting.  Crystal clear Lucite chairs add visual interest and fashion to the spaces.

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Lucite dining chairs nicely contrast an old antique pedestal dark wood table.
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Classic mid-modern century furniture combined with unique lighting fixtures and tabletop sculptures to elevate any breakfast nook.

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Classical black-white photographs in black frames echo the black steel frame on the dining chairs, making this small eat-in area very neat and organized.
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8 Ways to Use Shades of Blue

We just got some decorative pillows for the client—all shades of blue. I hadn’t been a big  fan of color of blue. But I am right now, maybe because we just saw so many blue sea and blue sky during 4th July vocation.  Anyway,  Those pillows in shades of blue just look so adorable. I think you totally agree with me that color of blue make a calm, chic and elegant spaces.  Today we share e  8 ways to use shades of blue:

  1. Just use as pop of color among the large area of background white to create super modern atmosphere:Bwhite-living-room-furniture-couches-1506368099

2. Of course, use on the wall to create different yet cohesive feels from the next room.

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3. Use on the panelings and trims only to create historical highlights.

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4. Yes, on the cabinets to have that timeless, crisp and chic style:

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5. How about layer different shades of blue to create that super upscale and sophisticated feel?Bedc110115deniot02

6. Blue striped wallpaper—easy breezy beach vibe.

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7.  From floor-to-ceiling—such a cozy room.Balisa-bloom5-1526585121

8. Yes, on pillows please.IMG_0306

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Charm of Powder Blue—Fashion Inspiration from Queen Elizabeth II

Yes, Queen Elizabeth II. was on LFW last Tuesday afternoon at Richard Quinn’s show,  her Majesty first -time- ever fashion show.  She was a quite surprise guest.   By putting  her purpose on the floor, the Queen enjoyed the show like a pro.   She looked lovely, kind, elegant and engaged  in a bespoke powder blue design by her royal dressmaker Angela Kellyand.

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The seat Queen sit on is Philippe Starck Perspex ‘ghost’ chair worth around £200, with arm rests and a velvet cushion

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Don’t you love that powder blue the Queen wears—it’s light, classic yet modern, elegant, soft and noble.  Powder blue, a fresh take on baby blue, can  actually pair well with all your favorite hues of the season in every room.  Take a look!

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modern and fresh.

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Bluish mosaic wall is just so beautiful.

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powder blue pairing with gold—classic and modern.

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The color palette has nice contrast with pink. The feeling here is very feminine and fashionable.

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Powder blue creates upscale yet relaxing atmosphere.

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classy, subtle, sophisticated and tranquil

 

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