Color Passion: 15 Bold Painted Accent Walls
An accent wall is an amazing and easy way to make a statement, add flavor or even completely change the whole space. When it comes to choosing the right wall to highlight as an accent wall, and the best color to paint it, it helps to consider the room’s exposure, along with basic color theory.
Warm colors tend to pull the wall towards the eye, which makes a space appear smaller. Cold colors work on the contrary, so consider it while choosing a color. Eastern and northern facing bedrooms feel cooler, so a warm accent wall is better. Southern and western facing ones demand cool accent walls.
What wall to choose to make it an accent one? Enter the room and notice what wall you are drawn to, it will be the best one to accentuate it. Avoid obscuring an accent wall with large scale wall arts, draperies and furniture but don’t leave the wall too bare, keep it balanced.
Bedrooms With Accent Walls
Accent walls are the most common décor feature in bedrooms, and the most popular way to add an accent feature is a headboard wall. It’s often opposite the entrance, and it’s a great way to accentuate the bedroom. Besides if an accent wall is too bold, it can prevent you from sleeping, and if you highlight the headboard wall, it’s a perfect idea. As for colors, choose whatever you like and what suits your interior, take warm and cold color theories into consideration.