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Color Crush: Radiant Orchid
Radiant Orchid, Pantone’s 2014 color of the year is a fresh, bright, shade of purple. It tends to be one of those love it or hate it colors, partly because it can be a little tricky to use. It can feel a bit too bold for some spaces, and you might have a difficult time finding the right colors to complement it. But fear not! With the right use of paint, accessories, and textiles, Radiant Orchid is easier to incorporate than you might think. Here's a selection of spaces of all different... varieties where Radiant Orchid really pops. Whether you like black, white, neutrals, or color, Radiant Orchid can work in a variety of color palettes throughout the home.
“An enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple, and pink undertones, Radiant Orchid inspires confidence and emanates great joy, love and health. It is a captivating purple, one that draws you in with its beguiling charm” - PantoneContinue to 2 of 9 below.
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Radiant Orchid & Earth Tones
Looking for a space that's calm and refreshing? Pairing Radiant Orchid with neutral colors and earth tones is a great palette for spaces that don't need too much color. With the right complementary colors – like warm beiges and deep greens – this Radiant Orchid ottoman creates a sophisticated and traditional look, but with a modern twist.Continue to 3 of 9 below.
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Radiant Orchid & Gray
Colorful accessories are a great way to bring new life to your rooms without having to make major changes. In a space filled with cool grays and whites, use pillows in Radiant Orchid to add warmth and energy. Pillows are one of the best and easiest ways to switch up the look of a space as seasons, tastes or color trends change.Continue to 4 of 9 below.
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Radiant Orchid & Red
For a fun space with lots of energy put Radiant Orchid together with pinks and reds for a color palette that really pops! Blending these shades together through rugs, pillows, blankets and other textiles creates a lively and eclectic look. Just don't forget to add in some neutrals to balance your brighter tones so that the palette doesn’t become too overbearing.Continue to 5 of 9 below.
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Radiant Orchid & Yellow
Yellow is a great color to pair with Radiant Orchid if you’re someone who loves color. These two shades really compliment each other and form a bold, bright, space. Notice again the importance of using brown and black shades in this room. These neutrals are needed to ensure the space doesn’t look too over the top. Black and white stripes or a black and white zebra print work well with these two shades.Continue to 6 of 9 below.
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Radiant Orchid & White
Using Radiant Orchid chairs in a very white and bright room makes this space look edgy and contemporary. Adding this pop of color certainly makes a statement, and it's the perfect way to incorporate Radiant Orchid if you like a sleek and minimalistic look!Continue to 7 of 9 below.
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Radiant Orchid & Turquoise
If you’re looking for a calm palette, pair creams and whites with Radiant Orchid and shades of turquoise. With neutrals as a base, use Radiant Orchid and turquoise accents minimally so that the colors are more understated. This soothing palette creates a serene and tranquil environment.Continue to 8 of 9 below.
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Radiant Orchid & Orange
Upholstered furniture is a great way to merge Radiant Orchid into a space. Not only does it add color, but it also can add some texture to a room. Purple chairs against an off-white wall compliment each other and using bold vases and accessories in orange and deep blue completes the look of the space.Continue to 9 of 9 below.
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Radiant Orchid & Pink
Mixing Radiant Orchid with other shades of pinks and purples is easy and works well. This pretty color palette gives off a youthful and feminine look, perfect for a nursery, or child’s bedroom. Again, the use of textiles, decorative objects, and toys are a quick and easy way to give a room a pop of purple!