Teal: It’s not quite blue and not quite green, but a lovely in-between. When used in the home, it creates a comfortable and inviting atmosphere that’s anything but gloomy. We especially love the way teal curtains add a punch of personality to any room. Check out some of our favorite examples.
This traditional dining room shows off an elegant, classic style. The deep, rich wood tones in the floors and classic Chippendale table and chairs set the stage for traditional, timeless elegance. Paired with mustard walls, bright white wainscoting, trim and ceiling, and teal draperies and chandelier, this dining room takes on an updated look. With a more contemporary table and chairs, this room could easily transform into a different style.
The light shades of teal used in this bedroom create a a soft, elegant setting that’s comfortable and inviting. Accented by the clean white bed linens, lamp, chandelier, and area rug, the space projects a restful, peaceful ambiance that’s the perfect design solution for any bedroom. Soft teal walls, chair, throw pillows and draperies give this room a beautiful finished color palette that’s easy on the eyes.
This bedroom echoes a retro style with vintage appeal. The bright, vivid shades of teal used in the draperies, ottomans, throw pillows, lamps and art are reminiscent of those bright teal Thunderbird automobiles, stoves and refrigerators, and girls’ poodle skirts that were so popular in the 1950s and 1960s. The extreme contrast of stark white walls, carpeting, furniture, and bed linens makes the teal accents pop, creating an exciting bedroom with stimulating visual interest and energy.
Teal is not only a great color for sophisticated spaces, it’s also a color that works well in kids’ rooms and nurseries. This adorable nursery is full of smashing colors that create a playful, whimsical setting. Complete with jungle animals, toys, books, and a custom painting on the ceiling, what child wouldn’t love spending time in this room? Bright teal draperies, although done in a formal style, add contrast to the otherwise soft nursery palette.
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