Although often considered a widow’s color, purple remains in great demand. Sometimes, people often hesitate to apply this color, especially for the living room, for fear of making the room seem dark and narrow. Though the application of purple in the living room does not mean having to sweep this color to all parts of the living room. For this article, we will review how purple can be applied in the decor of the living room as an accent from a sitting room that has shades of white bone.
Indeed purple symbolizes wealth or glory. If we trace ancient Mediterranean history, we will find that the color purple, especially for fabric dyes, is obtained from the extraction of a kind of seashells. This is a process that takes a very long time and is expensive, so only people who can buy purple.
Purple is a color created by mixing red and blue colors. In the color wheel, red is classified as a warm color family, while blue is a cold color group. Therefore, as a blend of colors from different color groups, purple can give the impression of being warm and cold. Purple with a red composition that is more numerous, for example, the purple color of plums or purple-red cabbage, has a warming effect on a room. There are wise words that say, that nature is the best example of creating balance and beauty in design. This applies also in arranging the interior of a room using a color theme. Moreover, because the color is chosen, namely purple is classified as a “strong” color so that in order to create harmony, you must be extra careful to apply it in the decor of the living room.
To find a good and harmonious combination, try to find inspiration in the surroundings. Look for objects or objects that are purple in color or close to the purple you want to apply to the interior of the room. Try to observe orchids, you will find very beautiful color combinations of dark purple, white, bright yellow. Can also use a combination of ivory white, grayish green and dark purple that you can see on eggplant. For the arrangement of decorating this living room, the color combination used is various types of purple with white bones as the background. The accents chosen are bright yellow, purplish red, and pink. The various types of purple with white bones are chosen to give the impression of calm, relief, and romance in the sitting room.
In addition, to display a simple and elegant impression, choose a model of furniture and knick-knacks whose lines are simple and not crowded. Hopefully, this article about the design of the Purple Living Room can be an inspiration for you, Good luck.