Tortoise Shell Dining Room

Tortoise shell wall covering emboldens this dining room while a dusk-blue ceiling tones it down. 

Interior Design: Andrew Howard

Seaside Style 

On the sofa, the wall, and underfoot, brown and blue play together throughout this seaside room.

Interior Design: Eric Cohler

Artful Bedroom

The Louis J. Solomon bench at the end of the bed helps articulate the room’s brown and blue palette.

Interior Design: Eric Cohler

Cool Corner

Blue and brown and patterns, oh my! Don’t be scared. This trio harmonizes beautifully. 

Interior Design: Eric Cohler

See the rest of the Eric Cohler designed showhouse here

Handsome Study

A blue rug adds a handsome touch of color to an otherwise neutral room.

Interior Design: Robert Brown

Blue and White Bedroom

Varying shades of blue are enhanced by white and grounded with brown in this young adult bedroom.

Interior Design: Brad Boles

Patterned Pillows

Blue patterned throw pillows add interest to a brown sitting area in this great room.

Interior Design: Mark Ashby and Mary Ames

Grand Living Room

A blue bauble chandelier dazzles above a living room with a chocolate brown chair. 

Interior Design: Hélène Aumont

Funky Fresh

Vintage mixes with contemporary in a renovated brown and blue living room.

Interior Design: Bob Williams

For more of Bob Williams' home, click here. 

Exotic Escape

The blue daybed adds a pop of color to an otherwise calm and ethereal space.

Interior Design: Jonathan Staub and Marion Philpotts Miller

Beachy Keen

Neutral hues create textural warmth while the splashes of blue nod to the ocean outside.

Interior Design: Joseph Cortes and Kevin Marnell

Cheerful Family Room

Bright turquoise walls complement cheerful brown-and-white covered furniture in this seaside space.

Interior Design: Mary O’Brien Cabaron

Trellis Draperies

The trellis-patterned blue-and-brown draperies provide a subtle contrast to the blue-hued walls.

Interior Design: Mary O’Brien Cabaron

The rest of this spacious beach house can be seen here.

Dream Team

A dreamy neutral backdrop of cream and taupe sets the stage for gorgeous blue and chocolate accents in this Southern home.

Interior Design: Heather Dewberry and William C. Huff Jr. 

Electric Company

Turquoise silk on the backs of the dining chairs is striking against the dark dining table and cream-colored walls.

Interior Design: Megan Perry Yorgancioglu 

Cool Turquoise Family Room

It's all about the accessories in this family room where traditional and modern blend. 

Interior Design: Megan Perry Yorgancioglu 

Click here to check out the rest of this classically cool home. 

Going Stag

Woodsy meets welcoming in a cushy, colorful throw designed by Tobi Fairley.

Interior Design: Tobi Fairley

Bright Balance

Upholstered bar stools continue the blue motif in the kitchen and are striking against dark wood cabinets.

Kitchen Design: Julia Kleyman
Interior Design: Tony Manning

Sela’s Style

Blue chairs in spill-proof fabric sit atop a brown rug by Ebanista in the breakfast area.

Interior Design: Ann Runyon Carter

More of Sela Ward's stylish home can be seen here. 

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Brilliant Blue and Brown

Blue and brown are a perfect pair

Written and produced by Julianne Hilmes
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Peter Rymwid and John Bessler

Blue and brown are a match made in heaven. Whether in light and airy hues, dark and rich shades—or a combination of the two—this dazzling duo can liven up any space.

Bold Guest Room

A chocolate brown wall is a delicious backdrop for bold accessories. The striped paper overhead adds a fun element of surprise. 

Interior Design: Lauren Guarcello


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