Wake Up to The Top Bedroom Colours of 2019
Choosing the right bedroom colours for your walls is as much of a science as it is an art. A recent study by Travelogue showed that people who slept in blue and green rooms slept longer than those who slept in rooms that had other bedroom paint colours. In the Indian context, Vastu experts unanimously agree that browns, blues, and pinks are the best bedroom colours. But how do you use these bedroom paint colours and keep up with the trends of 2019? Leave that to us! We bring you our top picks for the best shades and colour combos for bedrooms that are going to steal the show in 2019.
Blue is arguably the best bedroom paint colour, that can be used singularly or in combination with crisp whites, gentle grays, and touches of greens. You could couple darker shades of blue, like Nerolac’s Silence (2426), with lighter shades of blue, like Nora’s Niche (4303). Add a highlight of our Masterpiece Whites by painting a pillar, chair rails, or crown mouldings with Little Lullaby (1974). Get more ideas on how to use blue bedroom paint colours with our Tropical Paradise collection.
A Lungful of Green
It is human nature to be most at ease when close to nature. Green bedrooms recreate that stress-relieving environment and allow us to be at peace, something that’s very important to get a good night’s sleep. However, don’t make the mistake of painting the entire bedroom green! Pair it with whites, beiges, and grays for a spectacular effect. Nerolac’s Water Gray (2928), which is a mossy green, along with Tawny Tan (2764), one of our bestselling Masterpiece Whites, is an excellent combination to enjoy a lungful of green. Look through our Secret Garden collection for more ideas on how to use green in your bedroom.
A Forest of Brown
Natural textures of brown not only soothe us down but also bring elegance into our bedrooms. Browns even accentuate our room’s décor and furnishings, both in natural sunlight and artificial yellow lights. Use a dark shade like Gravy Dip (4511) with a beige or white. Or pair an even darker brown like Chocolate Fondue (4512) with a dark maroon or red like Kokam Red (4108). Check out more possibilities with brown bedroom paint colours in our Modern Monochrome collection.
A Cheer of Pink
With Living Coral being selected as Pantone’s Colour of the Year 2019, pinks are definitely the trendiest bedroom colours for the year ahead. Pink shouldn’t just be an option for your little girl’s bedroom; if used properly, it can totally perk up the look of your bedroom. Use with lighter colours like whites for a younger, fresher look. Or team it up with grays and browns for a more sophisticated look. Take a look at our Urban Sense collection for more ideas on how to use pink as a bedroom colour.
A Dollop of White
For some of us, nothing says elegance more than the colour white. If you like the pristineness of white, fret not. There’s a lot you can do with whites. In fact, there are more shades of whites than you probably know. White bedrooms also allow you to play around with different coloured furniture, drapes, rugs, and upholstery. A white bedroom can also use an accent wall to bring a burst of colour to an otherwise monotone bedroom. See what you can do with whites in our Masterpiece Whites collection.
Your Checklist to Prepare Your Home for Summer
Summer has already made its way in most cities of the country. And there’s no better time than now to give your home a makeover. If you’re looking for wall painting inspiration, here’s our tip - consider inviting summer indoors this time!
Preparing your home for summer isn’t hard. All you have to do is follow this wall painting and home preparation checklist.
Beat Indian Summers with These Cooling Paint Colours
People across the globe love going to beaches or walking on misty grass. Doing so not only relieves stress but also helps in refreshing moods. What’s the reason behind this? It is because the colours of sparkling water or soft grass soothe the eyes and enchants the senses. Shades of green, blue, purple, violet, and indigo are considered to be calming and soothing, and they stimulate the...
5 Ways to Holi-fy Your Home
The festival of Holi brings a splash of rich and delightful colours everywhere. If you are craving to give your house a pretty makeover, this is the right time to do it. For, what better way to bring in the festival of colours than by painting and decorating your home! Get started today itself, consider these ideas, think creatively, go shopping, and Holi-fy your house in the most attractive...
How to Use Wall Putty to Make Walls Alive And Flawless?
‘Perfection is a lot of little things done right.’ - Marco Pierre White. It is a proud moment when someone compliments the finesse and finish of your home walls. However, to attain a pristine finish on the walls of your dream abode, you must spend both time and effort planning your wall painting endeavour.
4 Paint Colours to Warm Your Home This Winter
Winter is here and with it comes the cold chilly feeling of early mornings and late nights. This is a time when we like to snuggle up the most in our bed and literally do nothing but stare at the wall. If only this wall could give you the warm feeling you are yearning for. Well, it actually can give you that warm fuzzy feeling…just the kind you need to feel relaxed in the cold winters. All you...
Colour Palettes That Are Perfect For Designing A Refreshing Children's Room
Designing a room for your little munchkins can be far from easy. Why? Because it takes a lot to impress kids and ensure the room is functional for them. The requirements of a typical kid’s room are different from that of a master bedroom. A kids’ room would require one or more beds, furniture to store books, shelves, and wardrobes for other belongings, interesting lighting options, and so much...
Bold Wall Paint Ideas That Will Transform Your Home
“We are not afraid to be a bit different, to make shades that are bold.” - Francois Nars A bold and daring accent wall can be just what your home needs to add interest and captivate the beholder. Most homeowners are petrified of trying bold and untamed hues, sticking to the fundamental muted tones that make a room dull and uninteresting.
Holiday Colour Schemes for Your Walls
Christmas colours aren’t just about red, green, white, and gold. In sub-tropical regions like India, this season is one of the coldest, and that means colour palettes that uplift the otherwise pale tones of the season are what one should aim for. So, say goodbye to pastels and hello to wall colours with a zing...
Designing Your Home - 5 Home Paint Colour Mistakes You Want To Avoid!
There’s nothing better than giving your walls a fresh coat of paint to give your home a new lease of life. Whether you are painting just one wall or all the walls in your home, it is always advisable that you get a professional to do the job.
3 Simple Tips That Will Immediately Improve Your Painting Outcomes
Painting is an effective way of giving your home a much-needed facelift, without breaking the bank. Whether you are decorating your new home, or renovating your house for a fresh look, or just planning to stage your house for a sale, painting can be just the right tool to give your home a little makeover.
5 TIPS ON CHOSSING THE RIGHT PAINT COLORS FOR YOUR HOME
Mere color, unspoiled by meaning, and unallied with definite form, can speak to the soul in a thousand different ways”. ~Oscar Wilde. When adorning the walls of your home, paint colors can speak volumes to an onlooker about a homeowner’s personality and likings. Selecting the right home paint color scheme...
Home Colour Schemes to Suit Your Personality
The way people choose their home’s interior paint colours speaks a lot about their emotions and personality types. Several colour psychologists (experts in the field that studies colour as a determinant of human behavior) have proved that most colours are associated with certain emotions and personality types. It is a great idea to use colours that match and complement your personalities in the...
Colouring your home? Consider these tips for a safe house painting experience
Most of us want to protect our loved ones from anything and everything. India being a spiritually rich country, people resort to all kinds of practices to ensure the safety of their family and friends. Be it the adornment of the teeka before stepping out or tying a garland of lemons and chillies, there is a strong intention to protect oneself and the related dear ones. When safety of our family...
Interior Painting Ideas That Expert Swear By
“People are easily intimidated when they decorate their home. They think it has to be one way. But there’s no one way. It’s your way, your style.” - Bryan Batt
Five Home Paint Colors You Must Try This Summer
“Summertime is always the best of what might be.” - Charles Bowden. Summer is not just a season; it is a state of mind that liberates the beholder with its bounty of colors and long well-lit days. It is the time of the year which beckons productivity and energy. For those who wish to renovate their home and embrace the changing season, you can find house paint colors that add a touch of summer...
Colour Tricks to Make Your Tiny Room Look And Feel Spacious
With skyrocketing real estate prices, it is getting harder and harder to buy spacious homes. But that does not mean that you cannot make your small home look spacious. You may have come across many homes that are small, but yet look large and spacious
5 Most Popular Living Room Paint Ideas
A simple way to add interest and appeal to your living room is with well-selected interior paint. The living room is one of the most used and visited spaces of your home. From inviting guests to unwinding to relax after a busy day, is right in the heart of your home, the living area. Not only does this utilitarian space needs to offer immense comfort, but it must also be an expression of your...
Looking for Trendy Interior House Paint Ideas?
Boring, dull walls and a décor that is not a reflection of your personality can make a house unfamiliar and uninviting. Interior paint colors are a useful tool that can be used to create a surprising focal point or vividly accentuate a home design. Although paint color trends come and...
Let Your Home Shine in the Rain: Protect Your Home Paint with These Pro Tips This Season
We all love the rains. While some of us like getting drenched, others enjoy sitting by the window with a warm cup of coffee. Having said that, our homes are constantly exposed to the harsh rainy weather. And, just like everything else, our house too needs prep to be able to deal with the rainy season. During the monsoon there is a lot of moisture in the air that can ruin the aesthetics of your...
Fun Ways of Playing With Paint Finishes
“All real works of art look as though they were done in joy.” - Robert Henri.