Summer comes with plenty of sunshine and brings a light sea breeze. If you are thinking of your next vacation on the Mediterranean coast or dreaming of being in the office on the Greek island of Santorini, we would understand your wish very well. We are the same on these hot days as well. But there are clever tricks in the modern interior design, through which we can introduce the holiday feeling into our own home. In the first place we mean the classic color duo blue and white, which is always associated with the summer season. Blue-and-white looks so timeless that it is unlikely to go out of style. If you rely on nautical colors and shapes in your interior, you will feel a fresh flair in your home, which makes you float on clouds. No, rather, you would feel at home as on vacation and not take everything seriously and recover properly.
On vacation as at home you have to have your peace.
We already have many articles on our website Colors and their effect written. For our experts, but certainly also for all interior designers, it is clear: blue and white match very well and form a striking color duo. For example, in a modern interior, blue walls are reminiscent of the calm sea and the wide sky, radiating calm and serenity.
A clean, simple white serves as a colored complement to it and gives any ambience more optical width. In today’s article you will find the most beautiful photo examples for different rooms in blue and white. These interiors are designed by well-known designers and captivate with their simplicity and subtle sophistication at the same time. Stay tuned and be inspired for a summery decor in blue and white!
The classic color duo blue and white fits in every interior and every style of furnishing.
- The color combination blue-white has a calming effect
The timeless color duo fits perfectly into various interiors and suits different furnishing styles. When used, it radiates a special balance and binds all the individual furnishing elements together. Many homeowners appreciate these characteristics of the color combination blue-white and often design their bedroom in these two colors. A nice example of a very successful bedroom design can be found on the next picture. The blue carpet is in visual harmony with the decorative pillows on the sleeping bed. The snow-white wall shelves, the ceiling and the walls correspond with the white blanket. A few accents in brass and graphite complement the visual balance in the room. Everyone would like to sleep here, right?
A bedroom to fall in love with! Blue-white combined with graphite and some brass effects.
In this bedroom one can dream of long sea voyages.
Even in the living room looks the color combination blue and white stunningly beautiful. A navy blue coach set can be paired with a rug in the same shade. The walls of the room remain white so you have plenty of space to decorate. Do not forget to distribute cuddly decorative cushions in both basic shades of your interior here and there. Voila!
Open and very stylishly furnished living room in maritime colors.
Create contrasts and create a WOW effect.
- Play with the contrast blue-white
Contrasts always have a strong effect in the interior design. If you can play well with it, you can create great designs. The color duo blue-white fits wonderfully into the modern bathroom. There are no limits for you, because you can choose as you wish chic bathroom furniture in blue and white and matching accessories. Even with the shapes you can do something unique: stripes, circles or triangles – you decide according to your personal preferences.
A bath in blue and white can be very inviting and comfortable.
Individual pieces of furniture in sky blue can add a fresh touch to the whole white kitchen bring. Why not try a few dining chairs in this delicate shade first? The WOW effect will not be long in coming.
This sublime kitchen design in white is pierced by light blue dining chairs.
In the kitchen, you have a wide scope to give free rein to your art of design. If your worktops are in alabaster and the wall units gleam with white, the base cabinets can be navy blue and provide visual depth. The color duo blue and white is right here at home!
Be inspired by our picture gallery and do not hesitate before further experiments with the classic color combination blue and white, but now in modern interior design!
Blue and white fits perfectly in this open kitchen and creates a relaxed atmosphere.
A maritime decoration element can bring good holiday mood into the house.
Who says the kitchen can not be designed in blue and white?
Set on contrasts in the maritime style!
The small bathroom can be designed so attractive.
… or with light blue tiles in the scale pattern?
Blue and white in its many nuances makes the bedroom inviting …
… and makes it look very stylish.
This cozy bedroom in blue and white radiates holiday feeling!
Also in the boys’ nursery the maritime style is welcome!
And where you like to rest …
Marine blue also looks attractive on the façade of a country house, especially when the gable roof is highlighted by white.