Using Colour to Create Mood - Green
“I thank you God for this most amazing day,
for the leaping greenly spirits of trees,
and for the blue dream of sky
and for everything which is natural,
which is infinite,
which is yes.”
—E. E. Cummings
Known as the most calming colour, green connects us with nature. It reminds us of the beauty and freedom of the outdoors.
good for bedrooms, bathrooms and anywhere you want to feel relief from stress.
Home Decor Styles —
light tones work with Hamptons, Coastal, Rustic, Provincial Farmhouse, richer tones suited to Traditional, bright tones for Boho or Contemporary.
depending on the tone, it works for all the sanctuary moods. Brighter tones for Wanderlust and Creative, softer, pale tones for Serene and Nostalgic.
Sanctuary Tips —
green is a very stress-relieving colour, best used in pale or muted versions.
This is an excerpt from my free 58 page full colour guide Using Colour to Create Mood.