It's clear we're having a bit of a love affair with the colour blue this month. Navy dado rails, bold living rooms, inky ceilings and gorgeous blue kitchens have all found their fans this month. It could mean, that after a hot summer, we might finally be ready to embrace darker, more dramatic wintery shades. Not that we're ready for total darkness just yet – one of our most popular pins this month is a light, summery, rustic bedroom – the stuff of holiday home dreams.
1. JEWEL TONES
40,500 of you were struck by the jewel-toned velvets in thisliving room pin.The deep yellow ottoman was made to order to match the pollen colour of the arched stained glass window.
2. STATEMENT HALLWAYS
You do love a good hallway, and this particular pin has gotten 31,400 of you excited. And what's not to love? From that gorgeous encaustic floor to the dark band of paint below the dado taking the inky shade up the stairs, this hallway is full of inspiration.
3. BACK TO NATURE
Nature feels like it’s just an arm’s reach away with these huge windows overlooking the garden in this rustic bedroom. The rest of the interior keeps to a calm and rustic theme, mixing together concrete and wood and back-to-nature textures. It's summery, fresh and modern. No wonder 20,500 of you were wooed by it.
4. BLUE WALLS
5.GO FOR GOLD
There are easier metallics to master than gold, but none elevate the status of your bathroom in quite the same way. Judging by this bathroom pin, it looks like 11,000 of you agree with us.
7. STATEMENT CEILINGS
Why should your walls have all the fun? Withsearches for “statement ceilings” up 310 percent (according to Pinterest), it’s clear that people are branching out and using their ceilings as a blank canvas. Out of all of the gorgeous pics in our ceiling gallery, it looks like this inky number got top vote with 4,700 admirers.
8. CHARMING CONTRAST
Opposites both attract and help balance each other out. In this pin, the roughness of the exposed brick highlighs the decorative Earlham wallpaper by deGournay. Gorgeous. And we know 3,100 of you agree.
9. BLUE KITCHEN
Believe it or not, the kitchen cabinets in this kitchen started out painted white, but the new darker shade really stand out and the colour is timeless. In fact, blue kitchens are having a bit of a moment right now – and 2,500 of you early-adopters look like you might be ready to jump on board...
10. ENCAUSTIC PATTERN
Looking for some bathroom tile ideas? We got 'em. From rustic Moroccan encaustic tiles to modern geometric patterns, and from scalloped fish scale shapes to angular hexagonal pieces or the classic metro tile (in cool new herringbone formations),it’s never been easier to give your bathroom a modern revamp with stylish bathroom tiles.
Thismore traditional, encaustic tiled bathroom seems to be the most popular – at least, according to 2,100 of you.