Eight Colorful Interiors Designed to Inspire

Whether you prefer bold strokes of vibrant hues or a subtle splash here and there, this season is the perfect time to get excited about colorful designs. To show our appreciation for every shade of the rainbow, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite technicolor spaces to spark a little bit of inspiration and help you brighten up any and every corner of your cottage.

1 dark gray room with bright furniture and rug
Image from Emily Henderson

A Geometric Gem

A rug and a few throw pillows were all that was needed to update this gray-heavy space. Geometric patterns in an array of rich shades pair well with wood accents and the clean lines of mid-century modern style.

2 kitchen with light blue lower cabinets
Image from Holland Avenue

What’s Cooking?

We love the two-tone trend that’s taking over kitchens right now, and this cooking space is an enchanting example. After updating her lower cabinets with a cheerful blue tone, this homeowner grounded the space with a rug that provides some gorgeous contrast.

3 color block laundry room
Image from Kelly Golightly

Block Party

This color-blocked laundry room would make even the dullest chore a little more interesting. A bold contemporary pattern on the walls draws out the bright and beautiful cabinet colors and ties the design together.