So you moved into an apartment and had your favorite color painted on the wall. But then, over time it seems like your favorite color doesn’t give you the same feel that it used to. So there you are, feeling stuck, confused, and wondering if you should repaint and adjust a few things to revive the feeling that you once had every time you walk past your door. The good news is that you don’t need to hire a painter to retouch your apartment. Instead, you can use an accent wall to rekindle that old genuine love. So whether you have a thing for a dramatic chalkboard or soft tones, below are some accent wall color combinations that you can use to make your apartment sparkle again.
Black and Wood
There is a reason why black and wood tones also seem to be around each other and it’s because they permit easy contrast and also give other colors the chance to enhance the design.
Pink, Green and Soft Brown
You can brighten an entire space by simply painting a door and stair in a pastel pink and Green. Again, you can choose to layer the room with other tones such as light brown to create a cozy feel.
Earth Tones with Olive Green Wall
Green accent wall By painting a wall with olive green, you tend to give that space an earthy vibe. Layers covered in sandstone hues equally create peace and harmony.
A touch of Dark Gray with Peanut Brown
Stylish dark gray wall In any case, you haven’t noticed, some of the best accent wall color combinations often come in light and serene schemes. Just like the one in this room that utilizes a gray scale gradient. Having a dark accent wall placed side by side, space will appear soft to the eyes and the spirit.
Light Blue, White and Green
Have you ever wondered how you can make a small room appear larger? It’s easy, try a light blue accent wall combination. You can include navy in your bed linens and accessories for a more attractive outlook.
Pink and White
Most people think twice when it comes to trying a bolder accent wall combination. Don’t be afraid to explore this option because pastel pink paint can offer character and depth to whatever space it is placed. This accent wall combination creates a warmer feeling when placed alongside softer hues like white and bronze.
Yellow And Off White
Soft yellow accent wall You can brighten your living room or any favorite space by selecting a light yellow accent wall. You can also contrast the level of brightness by adding a darker hue.
Blue accent wall If you haven’t given navy accent paints a thought before now, then it’s time for you to do so. Reason being that a darker feature wall offers a cozy sense of space. Orange also help to balance the darker tones.
Coastal Blue And Sandstone idea
Give your living room a soft blue feel, Blue is a color that signifies peace and calm. And that is the feeling that will be felt when you or some else steps into your room. To achieve this, you can have a creamy blue wall painted amid white and tan hues. This will help you create a relaxing, and beachy atmosphere without having to worry about sand and water messing up the feel.
White, Black And Red Shiplap
You can choose to intensify the energy in your favorite space by placing a shiplap wall in a vertical position to a colored wall. The idea of having the texture of the shiplap close to a smooth surface will add both depths and make the visual more appealing. You can also enhance its outlook by decorating with some accent items such as a framed photo, chair, or lamp. The choice is completely up to you.
Go bright with Soft Purple
Compared to other accent wall colors, Soft Purple is considered to be one of the most ideal for a living room. You can go for brown accent pieces like an area rug and chairs to enhance to outlook.
Black and Green
Do you know that light brown shiplap complement other neutral tones like white or brown? If you didn’t, well, now you know. You can also add colors such as green to speak the volume of your personality.
Ripe Olive SW 6209 (kitchen cabinets)
Avocado SW 2861 (kitchen window trim & chairs)
Pure White SW 7005 (interior walls)
Mountain Stream SW 7612 (bathroom folding doors)
Black Alder SW 3022 (Woodscapes stain – Exterior)
Blue, White And Brown
A well thought patterned wallpaper There is no golden rule of thumb that says that an accent wall combination must consist of a solid color. So, with that said, you can choose to go for a pattern that will give the room personality and shape. A photo on the wall will also complement the space that contains similar colors.
Rich Pink And Browns
Here, your main accent surface doesn’t necessarily have to be a wall. You can choose to replace it with a ceiling like the one found in bathrooms that features a rich pink ceiling. You can equally pair the darker color with white walls and a beautiful rug.
Bright Yellow Door And Light Green Wall
Bright yellow door, There is no better feeling than stepping into an apartment that has a splash of fun written all over it. And one good way to do that is by adding a vibrant color such as bright yellow for your doors and having other areas covered in black or brown tones.
Rock Candy SW 6231 (walls + trim)
Pale Moss SW 9027 (closet/office)
Network Gray SW 7073 (mullions)
Extra White SW 7006 (ceiling)
Dark Gray and Brown
Dark gray wall(Sherwinwilliams Urbane Bronze SW 7048), It’s not compulsory that an accent wall must be entirely different to give a room some meaning. In that case, you can try to add warm brown tone to form a modern accent combination.
Pretty Blues And Sea Green
Light blue shiplap wall, Getting it right is not relegated only to choosing the right accent wall colors as it’s also about choosing the appropriate building texture too. A Vertical panel will add an extra visual appeal to your wall. To achieve a dynamic duo of color and character you can paint the panels blue(Sherwinwilliams Stardew SW 9138).
Gray Wall Color and Brown
The stylish working room in this photo reveals a near-perfect modern scheme. The gray wall and cabinets (Moore: Metropolitan AF-690 Eggshell®) and wooden table top will help make the outlook classy.
Dark Blue, Gray and White
Dark blue accent wall, Get innovative by trying a geometry wall in your bedroom or office to strengthen the energy it radiates.
Mustard Yellow And White
Mustard yellow head board, Step outside of a traditional feature wall. Paint the panel of a bedroom wall in a rich yellow to give life and color to the room.
Black, White, And Pebble Gray
Increase the contrast level in your living room color by creating a Black (Sherwinwilliams Tricorn Black SW 6258) accent wall combination around your fireplace. You can opt for materials such as tile, stone, or brick to build the feature wall.
Orange and White Wall Color Combination
Orange and White accent wall, In this design, we advise you to splash the wood panel with orange to make it appear more fun.
Color Combination: Cavern Clay SW 7701 and Alabaster SW 7008
Two Tone Green Wall
It doesn’t matter if you’ve chosen to retouch a study area or a workspace, you can opt for a two tone green color wall for practical and inspirational purposes. Add colors like wood and blue to the room for a soft, serene contrast.
Yellow, White and Brown
Indoor spaces shouldn’t be the only areas that should be stylish as some of them can also be applied to your outdoor areas. You can make them appear unique by using a yellow ceiling and white wall. For This sunny space — transformed with a swath of Marblehead Gold HC-11 Regal® Select Exterior High Build paint — provides it in spades. #BenjaminMoore #ColorTrends2020 (SIDING) White Heron OC-57 Regal® Select Exterior High Build, Flat (CEILING) Marblehead Gold HC-11 Regal® Select Exterior High Build, Low Lustre (PORCH FLOOR) Pinch of Spice 1449 ARBORCOAT® Exterior Stain, Semi-Solid
White, Pink And Sage
Sage Cabinet in kitchen, You can give a pace a lovely feel by enriching it with a sage color cabinet (Sage Tint 458, ADVANCE®, Satin. Again, you can balance the energy the design gives by adding a prop color with pink, yellow, black and gold.
Classic White and Black
White and black can pair very well together. Maximize it by covering a floor to ceiling. It will also give you a chance to change whenever you feel like doing so. It is usually best for living room.
Peach and Black
You can give spaces painted in peach more depth by contrasting black fire place and window. To intense this look, you can add details like your brown sofa and gold coffee table to bring a further dimension to the room.
Peach Blossom 2175-50, Regal® Select, Flat (TRIM) Peach Blossom 2175-50, Regal® Select, Semi-gloss
Pink, White and Black
The contrasting colors are among the first things that will be noticed, white walls and accent pink wall. Other accessories such as the black floor lamp and chair will not only transform and make the space pop, it will also give it some sort of liveliness.
First Light 2102-70, Aura®, Eggshell (WALLS) White Heron OC-57, Aura®, Eggshell (CEILING) White Heron OC-57, Waterborne Ceiling Paint, Ultra Flat
Neutral Color Gray and Creamy White
The earth tone accent wall combination creates a more natural atmosphere in your bedroom. To achieve this, you can also choose to include other earth tones such as brown, sandstone, and sage to enhance your composition.
(WALL) Copley Gray HC-104, Aura®, Eggshell (CEILING) Copley Gray HC-104, Waterborne Ceiling Paint, Ultra Flat (TRIM) Decorator’s White OC-149, ADVANCE®, Satin
Brown Blend With Black And White
Black shiplap wall
The kitchen in this photo hypes the white cabinets thereby making giving the black paneled wall an astonishing accent that complements the room. When this feature is combined with a wooden feature like shelves and a dining table, the result creates something truly classic.
No matter how simple an accent wall combination appears to be, it can breathe fresh and energizing life to whatever surrounding it finds itself so feel free to choose and decorate your living room, bedroom, or office with any concept that piques your interest.