Not too bright but also not a pastel, a “duck egg” blue hue works well in a bedroom or bathroom—in spaces where you want to feel relaxed and soothed. It also looks great in modern kitchens in hot climates, paired with cool neutral shades of gray to black.
Full article at Houzz.com: http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/29844836/list/Duck-Egg-Blue—the-Friendliest-Color-Around
I’m the client now
We’re about to close on a
charming small Victorian fixer-upper in San Francisco, so I’ve been auditioning possible material options, including these lovely tiles from Fireclay that just arrived today. I want a single color backsplash, but am having a tough time deciding…from left to right we have: Lagoon, Turquoise, Spruce, Limon, and Chartreuse. Countertop will likely be a light-to-medium gray quartz or possibly a honed natural stone, if I can find a slab we dig.