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Violet inspiration

Violet is a very spiritual colour which encourages creativity and offers serenity.

Royalty. Riches. Violet evokes these qualities and is perfect for creating a luxurious look in your home.The colour is versatile. They can be used to create a strong and bold look or feminine and understated feel.

Romantic bedroom? Pick a subtle lilac for a soft effect. Bathrooms and small spaces are suitable places for pale violets which open up any space.

To add drama to any room, use deep, rich plums. These colours are also great in dining rooms and living spaces.

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Violet trends

More muted, neutral based violets offer elegance and luxury in a more understated way.

More muted, neutral based violets are in colour. This palette offers understated elegance and luxury. The softness in these tones help create an ethereal and delicate quality when used in traditional and modern interiors. Inspired by nature, these subtle, tonal combinations are ideal for beautiful walls.

This violet palette is great with zesty, lively greens, golden, mustard yellows and strong, aquatic teals.

Using deep violets

Deep violets are ideal for creating great feature walls.

Deep violets are ideal for creating great feature walls. A soft neutral or cream can be used to balance their dramatic effect. To inject a burst of colour into your home, you can use Rich Burgundy with Mochaccino .

To create an eye-catching contrast, add a splash for energetic green like Shakespare . Alternatively, choose a vibrant teal like Lake Simcoe within your accessories.

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Using soft violets

Subtle tones in soft violets are great for a grown up feminine look.

Subtle tones in soft violets are great for a grown up feminine look. They work well on their own. Chalky blues can be used with them for a delicate layered effect. To really bring the room together, choose cushions and throws with hints of the same colour or deeper tones.

Luxurious silver accessories can add sparkle to a dusty violet and soft blue combination.