The 14 Best Interior Design Sites for Color Inspiration

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    Houzz.com | Inspiration and Details

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    Best Sites for Color Inspiration. ©Sherwin-Williams

    Houzz Tops the List for Color Ideas

    No list of design inspiration is complete without Houzz.com. This site is a great place to start if you're in the early planning stages of a decorating project. You'll not only find plenty of decorating and color inspiration but with the commenting feature, you can ask about specific paint colors used in the project photos. Your Houzz "ideabook" lets you build a visual collection of your favorite colors, projects, and products on Houzz. 

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    Sherwin-Williams | Paint Color and Project Inspiration

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    Top Interior Design Sites for Color Inspiration. ©Sherwin-Willams

    Paint Color Inspiration From Sherwin-Williams

    Sherwin-Williams.com is more than just a site for paint color selection. On Sherwin-Williams' site, you'll find gorgeous color inspiration photos, and their ColorSnap® paint color visualizer tool. HGTV Home has partnered with Sherwin-Williams to offer paint and wallpaper collections in the top interior colors. 

    If you're looking for more than just color inspiration, the Sherwin-Williams site also offers lots of DIY help and tutorials for...MORE your next home decorating project. Be sure to check out their ColorSnap app for your mobile phone or tablet, to take paint color matching on the road. 

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    House of Turquoise | More Than Just Turquoise

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    Best Interior Design Sites for Color Inspiration. ©Thibaud

    See How a Passion for Color Created an Interior Design Sensation

    Yes, Houseofturquoise.com was created around the love of the color turquoise, but it's so much more. Finding color inspiration can often start with one favorite color, and the House of Turquoise shows you how to start with that color and create an entire room around it without overdoing it. 

    Of course, if you happen to love turquoise or aqua, this site is a dream come true. You'll find gorgeous room photos, products, and lots...MORE of color inspiration. House of Turquoise is also a perfect design site find if beach-inspired decorating is your style. 

    Erin Moser started the House of Turquoise blog in 2007 as a way to share her "obsession" with the color turquoise. Her blog has grown and evolved but has always stayed true to its turquoise roots. 

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    DesignSeeds.com | For All Who Love Color

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    Best Sites for Color Inspiration. ©DesignSeeds

    Find Inspiration in Nature With Design Seeds Color Palettes

    If you're a lover of color palettes and combinations, DesignSeeds.com is a must-visit site. In this uniquely creative community, hundreds of hand-curated color palettes are created using natural settings as inspiration. DesignSeeds.com should be your first stop when you're looking for color inspiration for your home. On the easily navigated site you will find color combinations you may have never considered before. 

    Jessica...MORE Colaluca created Design Seeds in 2009 when she took the leap from her successful and creative corporate art career, to create an online color blog. Design Seeds started as a visual blog and has evolved into an international community of creatives who love the beauty and color of nature.

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    BenjaminMoore.com | Paint Color Inspiration and Tips

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    Best Sites for Color Inspiration. ©Benjamin Moore

    Benjamin Moore Inspires With Gorgeous Colors and Room Photos

    BenjaminMoore.com is filled with paint color choices. The lush website features Benjamin Moore's rich paint color collections in an easy to navigate space. Beyond the paint colors in their classic collections, Benjamin Moore's Affinity and Historical Collections give you a more curated approach to choosing color. Looking at hundreds of paint colors online can be overwhelming, starting your search with smaller collections can...MORE make color selection much easier.

    Benjamin Moore's Color Capture® App can help you match paint color to your favorite fabrics, flowers, or anything that can be scanned with your smartphone. The colors may vary slightly from the original color, but the app is a great tool for finding color inspiration.

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    David Bromstad | A Color Splash

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    Best Sites for Color Inspiration. ©Grandin Road/David Bromstad

    David Bromstad, the Original Design Star

    David Bromstad was the first HGTV Design Star winner, earning him his own show on the network. His fun and energetic personality coupled with his unequaled vision for color and interior design earned him repeat seasons and new show opportunities. David's Color Splash on HGTV is a visual treat for color-lovers, with every project centering on a fresh color palette. 

    Bromstad.com is just as inspiring as you would expect, with vibrant colors and beautiful...MORE photos of design projects. David has also launched a line of decor with Grandin Road featuring stylish and trendsetting products in his lively color palettes.

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    Spoonflower | Create Your Own Fabric and Wallpaper

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    Best Interior Design Sites for Color Inspiration. ©Spoonflower/steffi_hansen

    Yes! You Can Design Your Own Decor Fabric and Wallpaper

    Sometimes, the color inspiration is an inside job. You can tap into your own color inspiration with Spoonflower.com. This unique site gives you unlimited options to create your own fabric or wallpaper. Creating your textiles based on the exact color and style you love, is pure genius. There is no need to search for the perfect fabric or wallpaper if you can design and order your own. 

    If you're not ready to design your own fabric and...MORE wallpaper, you can also search and buy the perfect designs by artists and creative users of the site. Spoonflower is more than just color inspiration eye candy, this site can ignite your decorating creativy. 

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    Bright.Bazaar Blog | Color Takes Center Stage Here

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    Best Sites for Color Inspiration. ©West Elm

    "Beige is boring!" - Will of Bright.Bazaar

    Will, who founded Bright.Bazaar in 2009, has the perfect tagline for his site: "Make you smile style." Will describes his site as "one of the world’s best-known blogs for both colour ideas, and make-you-smile style inspiration across the home, travel and fashion categories." Spending even a few minutes at Bright.Bazaar and you'll agree, this a site where color inspiration lives.  Will has an eye for color, and for design. On...MORE the blog, you'll find color and decorating ideas, but be sure to check out his travel and fashion photographs for inspiration, too.

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    Inspired by Charm | An Inspiring Life

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    Best Sites for Color Inspiration. @InspiredbyCharm

    A Lifestyle Blog That Delivers Style and Charm With Total Authenticity

    Inspired by Charm is a creative gift from Michael Wurm, Jr., to anyone lucky enough to visit his blog. This lifestyle blog has plenty of colorful interior photos for inspiration, and fresh entertaining idea, in an authentic and engaging style.

    When you visit Inspired by Charm, be sure to check out the DIY page for stylish projects for your home. You'll find his easy home DIY projects like the "beachbum terrarium,"...MORE and the 10-Minute DIY Artwork. 

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    Pinterest |  All About Color Inspiration

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    Best Kitchen Color Inspiration on Pinterest. ©Clark and Kensington

    Pinterest is the Perfect Social Media Site for Finding Color Inspiration

    If you could choose only one social media site or app for color inspiration, Pinterest would be the top choice every time. If you're looking for color inspiration or maybe kitchen ideas on Pinterest, you have access to over 100 million users who are sharing images. 

    On Pinterest, you can follow your favorite decor brands, retailers, and paint companies, to follow the latest decorating and color trends. Pinterest is also...MORE the best design site for discovering new designers and trends by using the search tool. 

    You can use Pinterest as a clipboard for your own projects, or wishlists, by pinning the color and decor you love on your own boards. Collaborating with others on a shared Pinterest board is an easy way to get instant feedback on your decorating ideas. 

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    Graham & Brown | Wallpaper is Hotter and More Colorful Than Ever

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    Best Sites for Color Inspiration. ©Graham&Brown

    Find Color Inspiration With Contemporary Wallpaper

    Wallpaper has made a huge comeback in the interior design world. Browsing the wallpaper of Graham & Brown can inspire you to create a new color scheme or redecorate a space with wallpaper. The glamorous wallpaper styles are perfect for an accent wall, foyer, or behind a headboard, to create visual interest. Your new color scheme can be inspired by the wallpaper you choose. 

    You'll want to visit the site's Inspiration and Advice blog...MORE for ideas and help with choosing wallpaper for your space. Graham & Brown's blog post, "Using Metallics for a Cosy Home," is filled with gorgeous metallic color inspiration for traditional or contemporary decorating styles.

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    Gardenista |  Bringing Color Inspiration Inside

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    Best Sites for Color Inspiration. ©Gardenista/Little Acre Flowers

    Outdoor Color Inspiration, Indoors

    Gardenista is the inspiring outdoor decorating and DIY site brought to you by the creators of the always stylish Remodelista, "the Sourcebook for Considered Living." The Gardenista site is filled with color inspiration from flowers, plants, and outdoor decor. The lush Photo Gallery is a rich collection of colorful gardens and outdoor spaces that can be the basis for an indoor or outdoor decorating project at home.

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    Farrow & Ball | Innovative and Inspiring Paint Colors

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    Best Sites for Color Inspiration | Farrow & Ball Dix Blue. ©Farrow & Ball

    Farrow & Ball Does Color Differently, and it's Totally Inspiring

    Farrow & Ball is a unique paint retailer that offers a small paint color palette. With saturated and natural colors, Farrow & Ball doesn't need to have eighty shades of beige or every possible paint color. The luscious hues on the site are presented as color inspiration. The blue and green colors of Farrow & Ball are natural and dreamy, and can give you a break from the color overload that you can experience...MORE while choosing paint colors. 

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    Kaffe Fassett Studio | These Fabrics Will Inspire You

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    Best Sites for Interior Design Color | Kaffe Fassett Studio. ©Kaffe Fassett Studio

    Colorful Fabrics Provide Unlimited Color Inspiration

    Fabric is an amazing source of decorating color inspiration. The artists who create fabric designs put together their own color palettes for each design. You can use their color expertise to create your own palette in your home. The fabrics of Kaffe Fassett use color in bold and unexpected ways. 

    The Kaffee Fassett Studio fabrics are perfect for adding a pop of color to a room, or creating a focal point through drapes or bedding. Take time to...MORE browse through the gallery on the Kaffe Fassett site if you're feeling stuck with neutral colors and would like to explore new ideas.