Contemporary blue and green girl's bedroom boasts a Worlds Away White Lacquer and Mirror 2 Drawer Nightstand placed on a blue and green area rug and topped with a Robert Abbey Triple Gourd Lucite Table Lamp positioned in front of two stacked blue ikat prints mounted on a wall beside a blue velvet tufted bed dressed in a white scalloped blanket topped with blue and green pillows.
Blue and white works wonderfully in a bedroom given that the palette—particularly lighter shades of blue, as in renowned designer Bunny Williams's country house—instills a sense of breeziness and calm. And layering bedding in blue and white is an easy refresh that adds instant charm—whether you're going for a crisp and preppy look with striped bed linens or something more along the lines of florals and batiks for a touch of whimsy.
Blue and white is maybe the most classic decor color combo of all time—which can result in the look feeling a little too same old, same old. And we are not about that. If you're looking for a
Hughes's style is classic and traditionally southern and includes plenty of antique furnishings, chinoiserie, and blue and white ceramics, but he uses bold colors, modern art, interesting fabrics, and lots of ethnic-inspired decor to give his spaces a unique and contemporary spin.
A blue-and-white scheme works well when mixed with lots of natural texture—wicker, rattan, straw, old English pine, as in this kitchen and dining room.
Decorator Marie-Anne Oudejans's suite in India's hotel Narain Niwas Palace features a master bedroom painted in blue and white by Vikas Soni, who also painted the portraits.