9 Transformative Paint Ideas for Every Room
Color has the ability to completely transform a space. From color to unique finishes, experimenting with paint is a simple and affordable way to make a dramatic impact. These artful spaces feature a few of our favorite, innovative techniques. Keep scrolling to get inspired.
We love the clever tension of opposites in this boldly chic space by Catherine Kwong. Raw, painterly brushstrokes provide the perfect foil to sophisticated, clean lines and gilded embellishments. Floor design is a unique way to invite a statement-making pattern into any space.
We love the subtle color story of this dining room loft. Blending your color palette with an ombré effect lends a subdued yet distinctive twist. The high-contrast stark white ceiling emphasizes height and brightens natural lighting.
Can't choose between two tones? Why not split the difference? Half painted rooms are an easy way to make a small space feel powerful.
Seamlessly camouflage closets and doors with a continuous line throughout the space. We even love the idea of simply painting the closet in tone on tone.
This stylish, pared-down Scotland Nursery proves a little pop of matte black can go a long way. Breaking up the high ceiling grants a cozy bed nook.
Easily update your kitchen by making the cabinets pop with a new effervescent shade. This perfect shade of bright azure hue is perfect for channeling eternal summer vibes.
The painted brick and cornflower cabinets oft this light-filled townhouse are sunny yet distinguished.
Draw attention to architectural detail and break up monochromatic walls with dark detailing. The elegant dusty pink and black combination in this modern warehouse is confident and iconic.
We love the way the crisp white ceiling breaks up and balances the moody, dense hues of this living room. Pairing the color palette of the crown moulding and fireplace to match creates a look that is iconic and impeccably edited.
If you're keen to try something more adventurous, take a page from interior color master Sarah Lavoine and embrace a stripe pattern. Lavoine's interiors are consistently flush with fearlessly chic brights and soulful twists on classics.
Vivid blue-on-blue tonal vertical stripes lend this eclectic children's room an air of bohemian cool.
We're seriously crushing on black lacquer. The high-sheen look adds dimension and polish, making hardwood floors pop.
The inky lacquered walls of this spirited and refined Manhattan townhouse provide a dramatic counterpoint to ice blue velvet furnishings and sleek metallics.
Step up your shelfie game by adding a beautiful background color to an open bookcase. The teal detailing of this crisp, modern living room is an easy, wallet-friendly update.
In our book, a painted ceiling is a game-changer. The whimsical astrology star map atop this high-contrast master bathroom adds a pop of unexpected ethereal glam.
The ceiling of this divinely organized closet makes the compact space all the more artful and inviting. The steely charcoal shade adds a flourish of masculine edge.
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