Color Crush: Refresh Your Rooms With Aquatic Green
Design editor Kai Ethier shares which hue she’s crushing on right now.
Our latest color craving is influenced by the global concern for the environment and our well-being. Aquatic green promises balance and tranquility at home, like a restorative tonic. Use it to add personality in the kitchen, bathroom or anywhere you want a moment of serene whimsy.
How To Make A Big Statement
In this living room by Katie Ridder, the aqua-hued walls, shelves, window frames and crown moldings offset heavier elements such as the walnut desk and bamboo chair.
A crisp white bed frame acts as a palette cleanser in this airy bedroom, where notice-me turquoise alligator-print wallpaper commands attention.
Muted teal gives this lake house living room a nautical feel, especially when paired with woven accents and paddles hanging on the wall.
How To Add A Small Accent
Blue-green cabinets give this Shaker-style prep area by deVOL Kitchens a historical look. Open shelving and gold finishes add character.
The off-white walls and pale green pillow bring balance to this hardworking mudroom, while the bright floor adds a splash of summery fun.
This sophisticated home stands out on the street with an aqua door that pops against the gray and white exterior.