Tips and Guides

3 Reasons Why You Should Work With Trendy Colors

Choose the best shade that reflects your personality


Many homeowners usually veer away from using bright and trendy colors because they feel like these shades are difficult to work with. However, if used correctly, these hues can actually brighten up your space and give it a happier vibe.

If you want to change your home’s look with color, here are three reasons why you should give the trendy ones a try:

Main photos fromPencil Shavings Studio and Concepts and Color Ways.

They’re perfect for this season

Since summer is finally here, you can use vibrant color palettes to make your home look lively! Pantone colors such as Serenity, Rose Quartz, Peach Echo, Buttercup, Limpet Shell, and Green Flash exude bright positivity and unending playfulness in a space. Incorporating these colors into your room will surely bring in a good dose of happiness all throughout the year, even on the rainy days. 

Photo from Concepts and Color Ways.

They can be paired together

Despite each of the colors being so bold and distinct, they actually create an unexpected harmony when used together. You can pair up three colors and assign one as the main accent while the others act as complementing shades in smaller doses. For instance, you can use Peach Echo for you walls as the main accent, while Buttercup and Green Flash can be used for your accessories to achieve a good balance.

Photo from Design Ideas

They can be used as playful accessories at home

It's challenging to upgrade a rented space without any major renovations. Luckily, you can use vibrant accessories to make your space stand out! Use flower vases, planters, or trays in pastel shades like Rose Quartz or Limpet Shell and make these the focal points in your space.

Photo from Pencil Shavings Studio

More on

Expert Advice: Color Psychology in Interior Design

5 Unexpected Color Combos that Work

3 Neutral Color Palettes for Your Home


Latest Stories

How To Vacuum Your Home Properly

Here’s how to avoid all the usual vacuuming mistakes. Plus, learn about a revolutionary new material that will help you bust all that dirt at home.

A Cozy and Modern Family Home in Quezon City

Works of art, beautiful fabrics, and a mix of old and new pieces bring this townhouse to life

5 Things To Never Clean With Baking Soda

This finely milled powder has its downsides, too

There's An Affordable Way To Keep Your Home Smelling Good 24/7

Say no to artificial fragrances with this three-step hack

A KonMari Reality Show Is Coming To Netflix

Will de-cluttering diva Marie Kondo's new show spark joy?

You Only Need P5,000 To Work On These Home Improvement Projects

The best part? These can increase the value of your space, too.

What's Inside The Vatican Walls?

Aside from having one of the largest collections of art in the world, the Vatican holds many other treasures

Meet The Architect Behind This Industrial-Pinoy Home

Inspired by the Bahay Kubo, this architect worked with industrial details and affordable building materials to create an inviting space

Is It Possible to Paint Over Tiles?

No one likes the sight of lackluster tiles. Know what to do with these tips from an interior designer.

A Sneak Peek at the New Clark City

A Singaporean consulting firm has been tapped for the development project

You Can Use Wallpaper On The Ceiling, Too

Talk about having a one-of-a-kind accent in your space

Rockwell's Glasshouse Is The Chicest Restaurant Out There

Fashion retailer Harlan + Holden's response to the global trend of lifestyle dining is this airy and beautiful restaurant
Load More Stories

Get inspiring design ideas and handy hints.
Subscribe to our newsletter now!