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Gray and Purple bedroom features walls painted warm
Gray and Purple bedroom features walls painted warm gray lined with a gray bed dressed in gray bedding and purple pillows next to a gray desk as nightstand

Design in purple colors is the development of recent seasons. This is explained by the fact that the color itself has a huge variety of shades, among which there is an option for the most demanding taste.

Lavender, purple, purple – all of this in actual synonyms, indicating a bright shade of purple. In Russia, it is more commonly called the purple, in the west – lavender. Pale purple tones are not unique lavender and violet and purple flowers. Their mild color is pastel colors, and not only purple and other colors – blue, pink, red, purple. This and a variety of finishing options.

Lavender color in the decor – it is light purple, usually, it is inherent in lavender flowers of the plant. But, and how, can be of different colors, so choose "reference" color, lavender purple is almost impossible.

The interior of purple tones, especially since it has a bluish tone, promotes relaxation, calms the nervous system. If the shadow is close to pink, action changes to the contrary so that the interior stays. Lavender, like other cool tones, visually increases the volume of the room, so popular when making small spaces.

Design in purple colors most natural. It looks in Provencal style. Provence – a province in southeastern France, famous for the fact that lavender is grown, and its vast lavender field has long been a hallmark of the region.

light used in Provencal style, diluted white shades, very bright – as if burned in the warm southern sun, this applies to all colors, including purple. Combining lavender can be with light milk and beige shades, the color of old wood and grayscale. It is used to paint large surfaces, such as walls and trim pieces – in this case, the color should be darker.

modern classic

In modern classical decor lavender is used quite often, so it must be "dusty" or "smoky". Lavender can be either wall or individual furniture items.

Lavender color in the inner style with minimalism can replace the classic black and white combination. The tones can be anything, and can be used both as a base and for an extension. For example, on a light, almost white walls with a light purple shade will see spectacular elements of violet toner thick.


Good looks purple in retro style, distinctive combination with other pastel colors. Very interesting to see a combination of different shades of purple in an inner, for example, purple with plum and indigo, lavender and rose to fuchsia.