6 Reasons Blue and White is the Most Stylish Color Combo
In his new book, Beautiful: All-American Decorating and Timeless Style
, interior designer Mark D. Sikes shows how to create dreamy living spaces using the classic palette.
Photo: Amy Neunsinger
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Because the color pairing is the real theme, I lean more toward creating drama through materials and detail: mixing a block-printed bedspread with blue-and-white paisley throw pillows and a striped rug in a bedroom, for instance. Stunning in their simplicity, but as comfortable as a pair of jeans, these rooms feel both casual and inviting.