Using Colour to Create Mood - White
“Many think that white is
the absence of colour.
It is not.
It is the inclusion of all colour.
White is every other colour that exists, combined. ”
—Neale Donald Walsh
The pure simplicity of white is a versatile and ever-popular base for any environment. It has the ability to increase the feeling of space in a room.
white can be used in any room. Crisper, cooler whites will create a more lively atmosphere while warmer whites are cozy and welcoming.
Home Decor Styles —
any style, but very dominant in Coastal, Hamptons, Scandinavian, Shabby Chic and French Provencial.
warm or cool tones for Creative and Wanderlust and warmer tones for Nostalgic and Serene, cool tones for Energizing.
Sanctuary Tips —
very suitable for a sanctuary space, although best to stick to the warmer tones to create a restful feel as cooler, starker whites can be quite energizing.
This is an excerpt from my free 58 page full colour guide Using Colour to Create Mood.