9 Foolproof Ways To Bring Color Home

Photo: Sebastian Marin.
There’s something comforting about the dependability of a neutral in a small space. When in decorating doubt, we’re often told, you can always count on the bare-bones basics to make any abode feel roomier. But though we can certainly appreciate the laid-back beauty of an elegant gray sofa, a clean white wall, or a slate-colored countertop, the warmth of summer has us craving color. Real color. No matter how tiny our quarters might be. So to start the inspiration flowing, we’re presenting you with nine prismatic picks for the home that big add drama, without taking up too much space. From popsicle pink to deep forest green, it’s all fair game — and we’re ready to play.