A downright handsome piece by Joel Dupras, sweeping with hand-glazed segments of natural wood. The Howard Desk with a glass top from Huppe balances fascinatingly between a discrete personality and
Put the Color Wheel in Motion
Complementary colors are colors that are located opposite each other on the color wheel. When viewed together, complementary colors intensify each other, making for a lively and visually pleasing outcome.
A monochromatic color scheme combines light and dark tones of one color from the color wheel. A monochromatic palette produces a calm and soothing interior. It also acts as a good background for showcasing furniture or an art collection.
For a dramatic effect, use a contrasting scheme: choose two primary colors from the color wheel and pair them with black or white. Use red for an accent wall, or on side chairs or in a Persian carpet. Black accents anchor a room and lend sophistication. Use black furniture, drapery rods, frames or carpet borders.
Colors located beside each other on the color wheel are called adjacent. Adjacent palettes create a fresh and cohesive look without being too dramatic. When adding adjacent colors to an interior, the secondary colors tend to blend nicely without adding too much pop.
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