Photo: MELANIE ACEVEDO

color combinations for your home : navy blue and turquoise

Up for experimenting with color in the kitchen?
Painting the walls and ceiling
 the same dark color blurs the spatial lines and makes the room’s smallness less noticeable, causing the bright white cabinets and the artwork to become the focus. The deep navy blue suggests the grandeur of an East Coast yacht club, but the turquoise door adds a Gidget touch. Ditto the spray-painted chandelier, which telegraphs funkiness, not formality.
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