For the next three days, our blog is dedicated to the lovely pastel colors of Easter – today is PINK. I love a good pink room, but it can be hard to pull off without looking like a little girl’s room. The key is in hue and saturation. Look for pinks with more orange and less bright, light pink. There is something so soothing and comfortable about it in it’s pastel version – we aren’t talking about hot pink here, but pastel doesn’t have to mean baby pink. Not to mention, the glow cast on skin in a pink room is extremely flattering. No other color accomplishes the same feat. Here are some greatest hits – the pink edition…
The key is to get the paint color right if you are committing to pink on the walls. You will notice that these colors are all a little more on the coral side – it is really difficult to pull of a true pink in an interior if it’s anything more than a pillow. That said, here are a few paint colors that have worked in the past:
Tomorrow, I will tackle light blue – another challenging pastel!