Interior paint pastel colors are a great way to add a touch of softness and sophistication to your Cape Cod home decor. They are perfect for creating a calm and relaxing atmosphere, and they can be used in a variety of different rooms in your coastal home. So let’s discuss the various ways in which you can incorporate pastel paint colors into your Cape Cod home!
Choosing the right pastel color palette for your home can be a challenge. However, there are some general guidelines that you can follow to help you make the right decision
What to consider when choosing pastel paint colors for your home:
1. Consider the size of the room you are painting because pastel colors can make a room feel larger.
2. Consider the amount of natural light in the room, as pastel colors can make a room feel brighter.
3. Consider your personal Cape style and what looks you love.
When choosing pastel paint colors for your walls, it’s essential to consider the other colors in the room. You want to choose colors that complement the existing decor and furniture.
For instance, if you have a lot of neutral furniture, you can use pastel colors to add some interest to the room. Conversely, if you have bold furniture, you may want to choose a more muted pastel color to balance out the space.
So let’s talk colors!
First up- our favorite blues
Benjamin Moore: Sheer Bliss and Misty Blue
Both of these are light, airy blues that can be used with a variety of difference coastal decor styles.
If you’re looking to add a touch of freshness to your room, or if you’re looking to create a relaxing and calming atmosphere, considering painting with either of these colors.
Next up-pastel pinks!
Benjamin Moore First Light and Pink Bliss
Whether you’re looking to add a touch of femininity to your home, or are seeking to add just that perfect pop of color, both of these pinks work great.
Some of our favorite places to add a pop of color:
~ a front door
~ a feature wall
~ a piece of furniture
We can’t talk about pastel colors without touching on purple.. or should we say lilac 🙂
Our favorite purple paint colors are Benjamin Moore French Lilac, Lavender Mist, and Misty Lilac
So, what can you achieve with a purple paint color?
Purple is well known for making a room feel luxurious, creative and full of imagination. For those reasons, it’s a common color for a nursery, playroom or a creative art space.
And last but not least in our line-up of pastel favorites.. green!
Our favorites : Benjamin Moore Come Sail Away and Bath Salts.
Greens are famous for creating a relaxing, peaceful and refreshing space. Which makes sense, as we see pops of green typically in bathrooms – but have also seen it used in basement renovations and sunrooms.
How to Accessorize with Pastel Paint Colors
Accessories are an essential part of any interior design. They help to add interest and depth to a space. When using pastel colors in your design, it’s essential to use accessories that complement the overall look and feel of the room.
You can use pastel-colored curtains or drapes to add a touch of color to your space. You can also use pastel-colored artwork or decorative objects to add some interest to your walls.
If you’re ready to create a timeless choice for interior design, pastel paint colors may be your answer. They offer a sense of calm and tranquility that can help to create a relaxing and inviting environment in any space.
When using pastel colors in your design, it’s essential to consider the overall look and feel of the room. You want to choose colors that complement your existing decor and furniture.
By following the tips and guidelines outlined in this article, you can create a stunning and inviting Cape Cod space that you and your family will love for years to come!