Discover a calming mood for your interior with the ultimate alternative to neutrals. Looking to the natural world for inspiration we explore the rugged beauty of Earth to create this palette. Inspired by our planets diverse landscape, we discover the hidden power as well as the fragility that is exposed by the raw elements. These soft and anonymous colors build to create a balanced palette that reflects the subtle qualities of natural stones such as marble, granite, and limestone. These delicate shades create something powerful yet timeless. Taking reference from the organic beauty of Earth's layers, these colors are delicately tinted offering a "modern neutral" perfect for any space.
|Arita House, Neutral Bath Interior|
by HAY - hay.dk
0567 HEARTHSTONE is the tinted mid tone that centers this palette. Creating a welcome and organic atmosphere, this color references our natural habitat; taking note of the tonal differences of our planet's landscape, 0567 HEARTHSTONE offers a subtle and quietly confident alternative to a white neutral. To create a calming mood within your home, combine this color with the other mid tones in the palette, 0552 NORTH ISLAND and 0558 QUEEN ANNE'S LACE, for a balanced and considered neutral group. This tone offers a sophisticated finish and a sense of clarity perfect for your spaces. Apply to kitchen and living room areas for a natural, comforting finish that offers balance without being cold or unwelcoming.
|Color Palette by Colour Hive|
|Objects by AYTM Studio|
|Interior Set Up|
Milan by HAY, hay.dk
0216 EARTHLING looks to the raw aesthetic of the Earths layers for inspiration. This sandy neutral is a refreshing alternative to beige for your home. The overall effect is sophisticated and unassuming with a gentle warming feel. This essential shade is chalky but with a refined matte finish. Combine 0216 EARTHLING with 0567 HEARTHSTONE for a modern tonal effect that will work perfectly in your spaces. This tone can be used to bring a putty like soft touch to the most intimate of your rooms. Apply to bedrooms and living rooms for a cozy glow that will cocoon and welcome for the ultimate calming neutral zone.
|Calming Neutrals by Colour Hive|
For the next article, 'OUTDOORS: Exterior Paint for Outdoor Spaces', we will explore how exterior palettes can be refreshing for doors, windows, and exterior surfaces with exciting color combinations. We focus on using color to add a new dimension to your outdoor spaces with original and dynamic color combinations.
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