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Changing of seasons brings more than bare trees. It brings a new color palette as well. The interior design industry has been fighting to keep up with the ever changing fashion industry, and will probably never entirely be able to do so, but color palette is one way it can.
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The holiday season always seems to bring a rich new palette to work with, and this year is no different. I'm sure you have noticed the royal colors around you this season. Think jewel tones: peacock blue, deep amethyst, and rich gold. What could feel more festive.
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Here are some pieces you can buy to update your room from affordable and accessible sources.
The wave pillow in custard from CB2
Bianca pillow from ZGallerie
Blissliving Casablanca pillow
Thomas Paul Plum and Cream Rug
Some vases for a tabletop or bookshelf from Crate&Barrell
Avalon Sea Frame from Target
Fern Peacock Lamp by Stacy Garcia at Lamps Plus
Amethyst seaweed platter from hudsonbeachglass.com
Amethyst Quartz formation for your tabletop (source unknown)
(there is a stunning cobalt version at anthro)
Gold Starburst mirror also from Target
(it would amazing against a rich blue or purple wall)
*or any gold statement mirror/frame
Octopus Wallpaper from Anthropologie
Adding a fresh coat of paint to any piece of furniture or hanging window frames would be a cheap and easy way to reinvent an existing piece.