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Gorgeous in green

I’m seeing green. Literally. I’ve been noticing accents of green popping up over the last couple of months. I don’t mean derivatives of green like olive and lime, I mean a rich, saturated, lush, jewel green (which makes me think of the Amazon). And not just in interiors… even the ladies in vogue are draping themselves in this luscious emerald green.


If we’ve seen it on the red carpet, you know we’ll see more of it in interiors. So here are some examples on how to use this gorgeous hue to a stunning effect –

See what I mean about my association of this green with the Amazon?


Sitting pretty with natural textures




The green chair turns this room from fab to FAB!


I feel rejuvenated just looking at this image! The colours of wood, leaves and water are brilliant together. And how amazing are the supersized shelves?!


What do you think of this strong lush colour? Would you try it in your decor? If you do, use lots of white and it’ll be hard to go wrong!


Interior images: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5



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