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: Andrew Wood/Living Retro (Ryland Peters & Small)
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Break This Rule to Make a Deep Purple Really Pop
A large piece of art doesn't always have to be centered above the sofa. In this case, a square of Verner Panton fabric placed just to the left makes the art the focal point of the room. It's a subtle enough change, to complement the surrounding, vintage furniture—instead of compete with it.