The 2014 Color of the Year (Plus Other Colorful Ideas)
This shade is bold, vibrant—and much easier to decorate with than you think. These rooms prove that a lush home is only a few brushstrokes (or throw pillows) away.
Photo: William Abranowicz/Dazzling Design (Abrams)
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Liven Up a Small Space with Radiant Orchid's Milder Side
If you've been thinking about using wallpaper, the bathroom is the place to start—it's small enough that you can tackle it in a weekend. A Radiant Orchid-bordering-on-lilac, like the shade used in this bathroom designed by Nisbet, is soothing, yet the Manuel Canovas print isn't so flowery that the area looks like a Victorian powder room.