7 Beautiful Ideas for Using Blue

I recently painted my front door blue. On it, I nailed a white ‘Welcome’ sign. Ever since, I’ve been walking about with a spring in my step. The sight of the electric blue as soon as I enter my home fills me with energy. I’ve been thinking of ways to bring more happy blue into my life. Here are some ideas for you to try:

1. Give a small room a sense of space by painting the walls cobalt or turquoise blue.
2. A blue-themed bedroom is a calming space. You can add pops of yellow or white, but if the basic color scheme is blue, you will sleep better.
3. Place blue where it’s unexpected: why not try blue tiles on your floor?
4. If everything else in a room is neutral-colored, a bright blue desk or bench can make a dramatic difference.
5. Did you know: blue dinner plates help you eat less, because blue is ‘cool’ in nature. So if you’re watching your weight, get yourself a set of blue plates!
6. A bunch of blueberries in a wicker basket…
7. Blue looks beautiful against dark wood. Let an exquisite blue jar or a simple blue earthen pot occupy pride of place among elegant wooden furniture.

More ideas are welcome from you, my friends!

 

 

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44 comments

rene davis
irene davis4 years ago

Thank you!

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Patricia H.
Patricia H.4 years ago

thanks for sharing

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Dina B.
Dina B4 years ago

Thanks, great ideas!

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Sarah M.
Sarah M4 years ago

thanks

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Jude Hand
Judith Hand4 years ago

Ah, blue...nothing like it. Thanks.

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Michele Wilkinson

Thank you

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Winn Adams
Winn A4 years ago

Thanks

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Dot A.
Dot A4 years ago

Drinking a glass of water from a cobalt blue glass is especially wonderful.... Like a drink from the eternal realm of miracles and elegant beauty,..... (as you see, i do like blue, too!)

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Sheri P.
Sheri P4 years ago

i love blue!

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Cheryl B.
Cheryl B4 years ago

thanks.... i need to buy a blue plate

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