15 Spaces That Show The Power Of Decorating With One Color
These stunning spaces are proof that the simplest color palette can offer the biggest impact. From dramatic tone-on-tone rooms to softer, monochromatic schemes that incorporate neutrals, we have something for every level of color confidence. Click through to see rooms that rely on one hero hue for their bold, beautiful style.
Emerald green dominates in this striking hallway. The rich jewel tone covers every surface, creating a dynamic, camouflage look.
A combination of plum and purple come together seamlessly when showcased in varying textures and objects.
Moody tones of charcoal are layered together for a sophisticated look in this living room. The sofa blends into the wall for a dark and cozy feel.
This library features peacock blue as its backdrop, which extends from the crown molding to the custom shelves and desk for a vibrant and powerful statement.
In an Australia home located on the northern beaches of Sydney, this layered grey bedroom looks like a soothing place to rest your head. A Victorian headboard adds tension against the modern design, but blends in thanks to its blue-grey hue.
This lakeside Muskoka cottage features an indigo sofa sandwiched between an area rug of the same color, bringing bold style to the space. The varying textures — a denim-like finish on the sofa and woven weaves of the rug — create subtle contrast.
Create a dramatic backdrop with tone-on-tone walls and curtains, but allow the forefront to ease in with neutrals and a few hints of the matching hue.
Decorated like a living room, this bathroom by London-based designer Ellie Horwell Roche has style for days. A tufted navy velvet chair shines against the deep blue walls thanks to its plush finish.
A tone-on-tone forest green bed is the focal point of this white-painted bedroom. The natural shade ties in the greenery seen through the windows.
This 19th century-inspired home overlooks the Golden Gate Bridge, and pulls its coastal vibes from the surrounding Bay Area. Velvet, stripes, and florals coexist thanks to the seaside blues that encompass every element of the room.
In this striking indigo bedroom, various textures, patterns, and objects featuring the vibrant shade offer an eclectic feel, while ornate wall panelling is an elegant envelope.
Varying shades of turquoise add a vibrant and playful touch to an otherwise traditional country home.
Shades of magenta and burgundy glow against black walls in this living room, creating a moody and sophisticated ambiance.
If you can’t commit to color but want a bold look, consider a graphic black and white palette. A black statement wall adds impact to this two-story studio, while an oversized gold pendant brings dimension to the space.
White on white can also have a strong presence, as evidenced by this shabby chic room. A gallery wall with hits of black and a rustic coffee table work perfectly with the simple light fixture.