Harmonious Color Schemes – Warm Tones

April 12, 2017


Harmonious color schemes contain colors next to each other on the color wheel.

The idea is to use neutral tones likes white, beige for the bigger furniture pieces. Then add color with an accent chair and accessories with bright pops of color. This scheme is easiest to stick with and play around with when you want to switch it out.


Warm tones are:

  • exciting to the mind and the eyes,
  • they are advancing colors,
  • they make an area appear smaller.
  • good for kitchen, study, bedrooms, and lounge area.
  • can brighten up a Nort, East, Northeast facing room
  • great for Traditional Themes and Modern styles

This article is a part of the color scheme series-


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