Set the Mood With Moonlight

Simple and elegant, this purple hue is easy to work with and is the perfect backdrop for any space.

By: Ryan Reed
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Moonlight Color Palette

Selected as Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year, this must-have shade of purple brings a room to life and flows with its surroundings.

Bold Headboard

The custom purple headboard in this kids’ bedroom and surrounding colors combine to create a chic, sophisticated vibe.

Purple Contrast

Purple reigns supreme in this contemporary dining room. The pops of color both on the walls and rug contrast with the neutral chairs and black dining table.

Set the Table

A darling purple console table sets the scene for an eclectic tableau of artwork, a mirror and a bright green houseplant.

Contemporary Elegance

The soft hues used in this contemporary bedroom give the space an elegant feel.

Lovely Library

The jewel box of a library is another example of how stunning and cozy a dark wall color can look in a small space. Here, purple gives the room the rich warmth of a velvet throw.

Purple Accents

A beautiful purple rug and purple accents give rich depth to the gray-and-white palette of this contemporary bedroom.

Living Color

Shades of purple are echoed throughout this formal living room.

Sensational Study

A deep purple rug contrasts beautifully with the full wall of white bookshelves. A striped window seat cushion, matching patterned throw pillows, and pull down curtain add more purple accent.

Spacious Bathroom

While this spa-like bathroom has a contemporary, linear look, it’s softened by the textured accent wall and the arced shower wall with purple tile.

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