Ditching The Neutrals | Going Bold

June 23, 2023

For a long time, neutral shades like beige, grey, and white have dominated in the world of interior design. These hues have been favoured for their timeless appeal, versatility, and ability to create a safe and comforting space. However, as design trends evolve clients seek to inject more personality into their spaces, a shift towards embracing bold colours has begun…

Neutrals are often chosen for their safe and timeless appeal, but they can sometimes make the spaces feel generic or lack in character. By incorporating bold colours, clients can infuse their spaces with their unique personality and taste.

While embracing bold colours is exciting, it’s essential to maintain balance within the overall design. Pairing bold colours with neutrals or using them selectively can prevent the space from feeling overwhelming. The right balance ensures that the bold colours make a statement without overpowering the entire space.

Recently our wonderful clients have been excited to embrace the bold and go all in with their designs. Together, we worked to create interiors that inspire and captivate, from accent walls that commanded attention, to furniture choices and striking accessories. Each element contributes to a narrative that defies convention and sparks conversations. Below are some examples of our recent projects…






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