You don’t have to be up on interior design to know that blue and white is trending heavily right now. Restaurants, retail stores, hotels and homes are chock-full of blue and white décor. It’s a palette consistently used by interior designers and decorators, regardless of their aesthetic. It’s a timeless combination that always seems to work. Whether you prefer minimalist, traditional, or eclectic design, there will certainly be room for blue and white in your space, and here’s why.
Blue is a universally soothing color with positive associations
Blue and white are compatible with every color
Blue compliments natural and wood tones
Blue and white patterns blend seamlessly
Blue and white can be used at any scale- small or large, without becoming overwhelming
Blue and white has a reputation for being “traditional” and rightfully so! However, we’d like to share some unexpected and fun ways this favored color combination can be incorporated into any space!
Take a look at what blue and white has to offer beyond ginger jars and classic navy and white...
Cobalt lacquered cocktail tables and ikat fabric are striking against a neutral area rug
Blue and white tile add depth to this stark white stairway
Turquoise and white balance vibrant patterns and bold floor covering
Scalamandre wallpaper gives an eclectic edge to a classic color combo
Ombre blue walls and sleek white furnishings add modernity to this Mediterranean space
Blue and white compliment these funky orange Chippendale chairs
A simple and sleek spin on blue and white
Blue tile floors pop against all white walls and medium wood tones
A blue and white map and periwinkle chairs create interest in this contemporary dining space
Blue wallpaper and lacquer ceilings are a perfect pair with marble and dark woods