Maybe it’s that winter is upon us—the days are getting shorter and the nights longer—or perhaps it’s the more saturated tones that dominate our wardrobes this time of year. Whatever the cause, one thing's for sure: Dark colors are casting a spell over us (and our sleeping quarters), and we’re downright obsessed.
“When it comes to the bedroom
, there’s nothing better than somewhere cozy and comfortable, where you can relax and get that much-needed shut eye. And for that, I love moody hues,” says interior designer Brady Tolbert
And there are so many to choose from. There’s something so undeniably chic about a wash of navy blue
, and jewel tones evoke visions of opulently clad European castles. In addition, charcoal works in both traditional and more contemporary settings.
Ready to take the plunge with ultra-pigmented paint? Get inspired by these dreamy bedrooms. But heed a word of warning: Once you journey to the dark side, you won’t soon return.Indigo Batik by Sherwin-Williams Marie Flanigan Interiors
delivers seaside exuberance in this Galveston beach bungalow
. The high-energy combination of indigo paint with bright white accents produces a striking statement. “Extending the bold blue to the ceiling encourages eyes to travel up, while crisp white trim, decor, and linens offer a sense of visual relief," says Flanigan.