We’re crazy about blue when it comes to paint lately, and it’s not your typical pale shade or cobalt… Oh no—we’re crushing on teal. Why this poppy shade of the hue, you ask? First of all, it never fails to make a statement—whether it’s on an accent wall or all over. Beyond that, there’s something unexpected about navy’s fun-loving cousin that’s so wrong it’s just right.
If you—or your room—need a mood boost, this paint job will surely do the trick. (Trust us: That’s why it’s a go-to for designers like Elizabeth Mollen of Stone Textile, who added jewel tones to a traditional colonial in Austin, Texas). We’ve searched all over to find various hues of the shade that are sure to energize any room. Click through to see our favorite colors to paint the town (or your house) teal.
A few swipes of this lively color will make you feel like you're on a tropical getaway... or at least at the beach.
This dreamy greenish color adds warmth and tranquility to guest and master bedrooms.
Paint this seafoam color on kitchen cabinets for a cool, retro feel.
Clark + Kensington Glitz and Glamour (price upon request)
Glitz and Glamour looks best matte and with an extra coat of paint for good measure.
This vibrant wall color gets fancied up when paired with navy accents.
Which teal paint color is your favorite? Up next, the new color every stylish girl will love.