Feeling blue

Our latest colour crush? Blue. From a royal navy to a cheerful turquoise hue, this versatile colour looks beautiful whether you use it for flooring, walls or accessories. Inky shades will look oh-so-classy when contrasted against luxe gold accessories, or, if you’re after a calming ambience, mix a soothing mid-blue with off-whites and pastel pinks. Of course, we can’t not mention the nautical trend, which has become a stable in interiors over the years; add splashes of a vibrant red to really watch the blue pop.

Art deco vibes

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Alabama carpet in Sky

Art deco is all about making a big statement. This iconic style screams glamour and sophistication, with bold colours, strong prints and striking furniture making up a timeless look that is big right now in interiors. Go bold with walls and furnishings, but opt for a simple and lighter carpet to avoid overwhelming the room.

Make a splash

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Tarkett Starfloor luxury vinyl in Blue Pine

Blue in a bathroom? How predictable you might say, but this is a new, modern take going into 2018. Mixing light and dark shades creates different focal points and looks dramatic when contrasted against the white in the room. Again, gold accessories add a flair to the room, but wicker details and fresh plants finish off this scheme perfectly. Ps: how cool does the denim effect floor look?

All things bright and beautiful

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Tru Colours UNI 574 vinyl flooring

A fresh and bright blue is a great choice for a kitchen diner – what better way to kick start the day? With blue said to have a calming effect, going for a more vibrant hue may seem like a contradictory move, but it looks modern and eye-catching against whites and light wood furniture. Introduce small elements of green for added interest.

Making a statement

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Valentina Plaid carpet in Blue

Complement dark navy walls in the bedroom with sleek silver accessories and furniture, crisp white bedding and injections of classy greys for a welcoming and cosy atmosphere. Dark walls are a real statement, so it might be best to go for this look in a room that gets plenty of natural light. Simple walls and a patterned carpet creates that five star effect in an instant.

Dive into the blue trend and add an element of luxe to your home. 

From denim tones to traditional prints and vibrant flooring, this video is bursting with inspiration to help you incorporate the hottest colour in interiors into your home today.


Browse other key trends

Summer blues

Whether you’re dreaming of the vivid teal tones of the Mediterranean or the dramatic white-blue splashes of the Atlantic, blue is most definitely back.

Sunset pastels

This versatile trend offers a broad spectrum of colour, from the most vibrant yellows and oranges of the sun to hazy pinks and purples of dusk. 


The contemporary Kasbah trend offers a nod to far-flung places but without trying too hard.

Modern classics

The ‘Modern Classics’ trend offers sophistication and a respect for classic materials such as stone and marble but with an updated contemporary edge.

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