Summer Decorating Ideas

Top 10 Summer Colors and How to Use Them

Interior designer Tobi Fairley is known for her fearless, colorful takes on traditional spaces. Get her picks for the top shades of the summer, plus how to use each hue for maximum impact in your home.

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<b>The Color</b>: Sky Blue

Where to Use It: Just like the sky itself, this shade of blue has a serene, calming presence. "I like to use it in healthy doses on furniture, drapery panels and large accessories," Fairley says. It can bring the same quieting effect to a bedroom, sitting room or any space where you like to relax and unwind.

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