How to Decorate with Color of the Year 2017

The Pantone Color Institute has announced Color of the Year 2017. Did you hear? The choice is in: Greenery! This lively shade represents new beginnings and rejuvenation, which we all could use after a long year. Pantone describes Greenery as, “a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring when nature’s greens revive, restore and renew.” Bringing this color into your space is sure to give you that uplifting, happy feeling that turns your house into a home. Are you excited by their choice? Confused on how to decorate with such a bright hue? No matter how you’re feeling, we’ve got some tips for decorating with Color of the Year 2017.

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“Greenery bursts forth in 2017 to provide us with the reassurance we yearn for amid a tumultuous social and political environment. Satisfying our growing desire to rejuvenate and revitalize, Greenery symbolizes the reconnection we seek with nature, one another and a larger purpose.” ~ Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute

Tip #1: Bring In Nature

pantone color of the year 2017The best way to bring Color of the Year 2017 into your home is by adding greenery…literally! There are so many benefits to bringing live plants into your home, like purifying your air and reducing stress. When it comes to plants, you can think big or small. A simple succulent, a vase full of bright greens, even an aloe plant– there are so many beautiful options, you’ll be able to add Greenery into your home using your personal style. Not interested in plants? You can still bring in the Color of the Year 2017 with natural elements. Consider a bowl full of bright, green apples or fresh limes. All you need is that pop of color to revitalize your space.

Tip #2: Embrace Your Style

color of the year 2017 greeneryColor of the Year 2017 doesn’t have to be represented in it’s solid form. If you want to incorporate Greenery in a more subtle way, just add a touch! First, consider your personal style. Do you love a certain pattern? Stripes? Geometric designs? Figure out what it is you love, and embrace it. Search for different decor items that infuse Greenery. Your room with glow with the bright hue and lively look–all while showing off your personal style.

Tip #3: Keep It Simple

decorating with color of the year 2017Greenery is bright, daring, and bold. It may make you feel a bit intimidated when trying to incorporate it into your home. We understand! The great thing about Color of the Year 2017 is that you don’t need a lot of it in order to make a statement. An accent pillow, throw blanket, or area rug– any will do the trick. If you’re finding that Greenery is a little too bright for your personal taste, find a different hue that will fit! It’s your home…show off your style and create an environment you love.

Color of the Year 2017: Are You Ready for Greenery?

We are! We’re ready to help you bring Color of the Year 2017 into your space. Do you like small pops of color? Are you interested in re-doing an entire room centered around Greenery? Still unsure? No matter how you’re looking to decorate, we’re here to get you started. Contact our team at Bazaar Home Decorating. Let’s rejuvenate your home.