February 09, 2022 3 min read
Pantone has released the colour of the year for 2022 – Very Peri. The dynamic periwinkle blue has a hue of violet-red undertone and is the warmest of the blue hues. According to Pantone, Very Peri is all about displaying carefree confidence and a daring curiosity that animates our creative, inquisitive and intriguing spirit.
Here are a few ways you can incorporate this beautiful colour into your life, and throughout your home in a sustainable and tasteful manner.
Create a unique and beautiful space by breaking away from neutral colours. Paint an accent wall with this dynamic colour to introduce personality and character into your living room or bedroom, this will highlight the room with a splash of colour. The colour is versatile and one-of-a-kind and pairs well with other colours such as white, pink, beige and green. Add soft furnishings, such as scatter cushions, throws and rugs to your home to complete the look, or create a bolder look by using colours such as orange and yellow as subtle décor pieces.
If committing to this colour is a little difficult to commit to then why not change the look and feel of your home by infusing Very Peri through objects, artwork or decorative accessories. Decorate your home with candles, light fixtures, vases or wall artin hues of Very Peri to add life into the interior design of your home. This can be the focal point in your décor.
Accentuate the living room by adding a pop of colour with statement pieces of furniture in the colour Very Peri. Introduce this bold hue into your bedroom furniture with items such as a headboard or bed linen. This colour can be used as a solid statement or in the form of intricate patterns as it is a versatile and dynamic colour.
Furnish your home in subtle ways by using Very Peri in your living room, dining room or bedroom. Cushions, curtains, rugs or throws in hues of Very Peri are perfect little pieces of décor in your living room, while table cloths, table mats, or even napkins in this shade can be introduced into your dining room. The use of this colour is limitless. The bathroom can incorporate Very Peri coloured hand towels, decorative soap dispensers or accessories or a shower curtain in this shade.
Very Peri is all about creativeness and freedom, infuse a little playfulness into your teenagers’ bedroom. Combine Very Peri and neutral tones to the décor and look of the bedroom. This is to break up the colour so that the bold shade is not overwhelming. Very Peri is a unisex colour making it perfect to add a pop of colour into the bedroom.
Very Peri can be used as highlighter tiles in the bathroom or as kitchen backsplash. The choice and freedom you have with this colour is endless. Floor and wall tiles are available in different shapes, sizes, patterns and designs which means the choice of décor, look and feel of the bathroom and kitchen is up to you.