5 Favorites: Mixed Pastel Shades for Spring
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The onset of spring has us thinking about pastels, but we'd like to avoid a cloying overdose of them. Here is a roundup of ideas for combining pastels with brighter colors. Above: Pastel mugs hang above a kitchen table at Walnuts Farm in East Sussex. Photograph by Light Locations . Above: Bright green, coral, and shale gray accent a living room (see our post: House Call: Marianna Kennedy in London ). Above: A mix of Eames chairs against a gray wall at Dinder House in Somerset, via Design Crisis . Above: An assortment of powder-coated lanterns from Casamidy . Above: Colored chairs fit into a neutral palette of gray and brown, via Uno Design . For more interiors with a softer edge, have a look through over 500 Rustic Rooms in our Gallery of rooms and spaces. N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on May 9, 2012.