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Radiant Orchid: the color of the year 2014

Radiant Orchid: the color of the year 2014

Like every year, Pantone, the world color authority, reveals the color of the year. For 2014, it is Radiant Orchid, a mauve with shades of roses that Pantone describes as "captivating, magic and enigmatic". An entire program ! To help you discover this new shade, here are some ideas for bringing purple into the house.

Purple paint

Dulux Valentine In a darker shade, you will find blackcurrant paint at Dulux Valentine. This purple is more sustained and will not fail to wake up your decor by bringing it an energetic note.

A purple wallpaper

Castorama To give a feminine touch to a room, purple is an ideal color. We then adopt an almost fuchsia mauve for the wallpaper and we associate it with a dark purple for the curtains.

A purple mallow

Leroy Merlin The advantage of mauve? It is evokes the idea of ​​growth, renewal and prosperity is exactly the mood of the pop style. By combining mauve with orange, you will not fail to awaken the decor.

Glamorous purple

Fly Feminine, mauve goes very well with darker colors to obtain a very glamorous decor. Combine it with black or gray for a chic decor that will not fail to live.

Purple in graphic note

Saint Maclou Contrary to what one might think, the purple does not lack character. It can thus find its place in a designer decor by settling on a graphic object like this contemporary and unstructured carpet.

Stronger purple

Pierre Henry Know that mauve has many nuances and that a darker shade will not fail to give style to your interior by waking it up. We could for example opt for this deep purple storage.

Purple and furniture

Fly If you want to adopt purple on large pieces of your interior, prefer a darker tone that will allow you to create a more chic and design decor without denying the color.

Purple soil

Saint Maclou To go even further, you will find carpets and vinyl floors that offer a purple makeover. Ideal for a touch of originality in a teenage bedroom or a studio.

Discreet purple

Spoiler Finally, if the exotic mauve of pantone scares you, prefer a darker shade like purple which settles on this bed linen in order to offer a chic and slightly colored decor.