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Using colour to brighten a neutral living space

I love neutrals and my little rented house is a pretty blank canvas with soft creamy calico walls and a neutral stripe wallpaper in my lounge, whilst my bedroom uses the gorgeous Farrow & Ball Middleton Pink and soft grey.

For me, neutrals are calming and my house is my sanctuary to escape to at the end of the day when my life is busy and it seems that using the right colours in your home can help to set certain moods for certain rooms.

Warm shades like oranges and yellows make rooms feel inviting, warm and happy spaces and dark blues such as regatta blue or royal blue give an air of sophistication and elegance.

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