It’s August! Our color of the month … Turquoise
Turquoise Home Decor
The color turquoise is a combination of blue + green + white. So naturally turquoise will skew from blue to green depending on the proportions. Teal, sea-mist, ocean, spa-blue, all names that capture shades of turquoise.
According to Ann Bingley Gallops Blog, Open Spaces Feng Shui …
The beautiful color Turquoise holds a special place in Feng Shui as a combination of two powerful colors: Green, signifying growth and health, and Blue, with its nourishing Water qualities.
From Wikipedia …
The word turquoise dates back to the 17th Century because the mineral was first brought to Europe from Turkey.
In the United States; Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada are abundant sources of turquoise.
So how do we use this beautiful gem color in our home?
Paint your space to coordinate with turquoise accessories …
I love just the right color green to use as a backdrop for turquoise accessories, below the walls + ceiling are from Benjamin Moore, Limesickle 2145-50, trim Minced Onion 2145-60.
I came upon the blog, empower-yourself-with-color-psychology check it out if you interested in the personality of color, it’s interesting.
My Simple Real Life Truth …
For me turquoise hands down is my favorite color weather is skews blue or green I like all the shades, I think it’s because I love to be by the water whenever possible, the beachy blues, greens and sand colors are relaxing and soothing + many of my favorite memories are from time spent at the beach. In my home, I have touches of blues, greens, and turquoise in almost every room even outside!
It’s Monday ~ have a great week! ~ Nancy
be happy + be comfortable in your home