Every December, Pantone release its colour of the year, giving interior designers nationwide a strong indication of the trends they can expect to see.
Last year’s Greenery remained strong for 12 months, but can 2018’s Ultra Violet do the same? And, most importantly, how can you make this bold colour work in your home, without it becoming over powering? Don’t worry, our interior design experts are here to help!
Due to its bold nature, a little Ultra Violet can go a long way, so accessories may be the way to go. Rugs, lampshades and curtains work well in this shade and will add a splash of colour and warmth to your living room. We recommend trying our contemporary shaggy Whisper Rug to get started. With is super soft, luxury design, this UV rug is adaptable to whatever style you choose for your living room, adding colour without being overbearing.
Bold coloured walls can be overpowering, but when done in moderation, they can add a modern touch to a room. Block colour isn’t for everyone, but patterned wallpapers that feature Ultra Violet will allow you to subtly add this year’s must have interior colour to your home, without it becoming too much.
What style of sofa works best with Ultra Violet?
Lightly coloured fabric sofas work well with Ultra Violet walls, as they allow the bright, bold colour to take precedence in the room, without causing a clash. Alternatively, bold coloured sofas can work well when paired with Ultra violet accessories such as rugs and lampshades, as can be seen below with our Otis sofa collection. The key to making Ultra Violet work in your home is balance, don’t go overboard, and make sure it is carefully paired with the complimenting colours and shades.
At ScS, we have a wide range of fabric and leather sofas to choose from, all of which are available with up to four years interest free credit, allowing you to pay for your new furniture in affordable monthly payments that suit you.