Colourful lighting in interior design is one of the most effective ways to create eye-catching space's . Whether you're looking for a subtle touch or something that stands out, using quality materials and handcrafted lighting can make all the difference. From bold statement pieces to delicate accent lights, there are plenty of options available when it comes to using colourful lighting in interior design.
We can help you find the colour you are looking for and create a statement room.
This is the colour of tranquillity from dark green to sage green. It's a colour that is relaxing and fits multiple interiors. For a more bold statement you can opt for dark green for a deep rich interior feel this will fit perfectly in an interior that loves a pop of colour and wants to make a statement. For a more muted tone sage green is your match this colour looks perfect in a minimalistic interior or one with more muted tones. Both of these colours would be a great addition to children's bedrooms. You can either choose one to fit in the style or contrast it, we can see them both looking especially great in a jungle theme room!
Another calming colour which is extremely popular in interiors also has an elegance about it. A deep rich blue can bring calming vibes with a royal touch! Blue and other vibrant colours can really create a statement room in contrast blue and white interiors can bring elegant greek island vibes to an interior. This colour would also work wonders in a kids bedroom especially with a nautical theme.
The colour of power and passion can be extra dramatic in interiors really creating a unique space. Pair it up with a dark colour like black or grey and you have a mysterious interior that stands out. You can also use it with different other red accents in a room and create a more playful and relaxing atmosphere, think quirky library or stylish home office. Red also goes well in industrial settings giving it an industrial glam look!
Yellow & Orange
Both of these colour represent optimism and energy they can instantly brighten up a room. Yellow & orange make a playful statement, while exuding a stylish atmosphere at the same time they can be used on top of kitchen islands with similar coloured accents in the room to brighten up your morning or quirky offices. They can even be used together in play areas and childrens bedrooms to create a colourful playful interior.
Chelsea Dome Wall Light - 8 Inch - Yellow by Industville (Image Supplied by: Industville/Adobe Stock)
Here are 7 simple steps on how you can create an impact using Colourful Light Fixtures in interior design for any room.
1. Think About The Mood You Want To Create.
When choosing coloured lights, opt for warmer tones like yellow, orange or red if you’re aiming for a cosy atmosphere, or cooler blues and greens if you’d like something more modern looking. Strong colours can also be used as accent pieces throughout the room to add interest and depth without overpowering it altogether. Vibrant colourful shades for the kitchen for example can create a vibrant high energy environment and brighten up the room as well as your mood!
2. Decide On A Colour Scheme Before Choosing Your Lights.
Select lights that will coordinate well with your existing furniture and decorations, so consider what colours are already present in the room and which shades best complement them. Colourful lights fit like a glove in children's bedrooms where you can either match or contrast their colour scheme and create a playful environment.
3. Balance Bold & Subtle Lights.
To create balance between bold statement pieces and subtle accent lights, mix different types of light sources throughout your space – from wall sconces to pendant lamps – so each element stands out without overpowering one another. Colourful lighting shades in living rooms can create a warm and welcoming environment that matches the colour of your choice.
4. Use Colourful Shades & Finishes.
Incorporate Colourful Light Fixtures that add depth and texture while also bringing colour into the equation - think nature inspired tones like dark green or deep blue paired with metallic accents for added glamour. These coloured shades can be perfect for the bedroom as well where you want to add a pop of colour with some elegant glamour.
5. Are Bright Colours Not Your Thing?
You might be someone who values simplicity, calmness, and harmony in your space. Subtle and muted colours can create a serene and sophisticated atmosphere, reflecting your laid-back personality. You can opt for our modern sleek matt black shades, that effortlessly blend with many interior design concepts. They complement a wide range of colours and materials and can create an atmosphere that’s both inviting and stylish. Black shades to match your monochrome bedroom, are the perfect choice for creating a cosy and intimate atmosphere especially in spaces where you want to indulge in relaxation.
Increase the mood of any room with monochrome and colourful lighting options.
6. Pay Attention To Details.
Seemingly small elements such as fabric flex colour or light holder choice can often be overlooked but they play an important part in setting the tone of a look. Take time to think about the finer details, these can really lift a project above the norm and help show off the craftsmanship of your chosen lights.
7. Have Fun Experimenting With Different Types Of Combinations.
Mixing and matching with monochrome and colourful shades is a fun and easy way to add a pop of colour to any interior. Not only does it allow for an effortlessly stylish look, it allows for a unique finish that will leave your guests’ heads turning. Coloured shades make the perfect finishing pieces, which bring the room together nicely - the results truly speak for themselves. Everyone will appreciate the vibrant hues and creative vision that has gone into making this happen.
Or do you prefer to embrace the dark side when it comes to home design? Dark interiors don’t have to be all dark. Mix and match your colour palette by adding splashes of yellow or other bright shades, as secondary colours to liven it up. This gives your space a dark and sophisticated look, but with a playful edge. Exploring a combination of both options in different areas creates a well-balanced and visually engaging interior.
Lighting is one of the most important elements in any room and can drastically affect the overall look and feel. Using colourful light fixtures in interior design , you have an opportunity to create a unique space that stands out from the rest. Whether you're looking for subtle touches or bold statements, adding colour through lighting can be done in a variety of ways. Ready to add colour to your indoor space? Then why not have a look at our range of colourful shade lighting products here.
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