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Juicy Plum: Glam Up Your Home With This Rich Purple

September 02, 2016

This bold, saturated hue can add instant drama to any space. Get 14 tips and ideas for decorating with plum.

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Plum Purple Color Palette

A pop of vibrant plum can make just about any room look more alluring. Pair it with soft gray, lavender and blue for a chic, sophisticated color scheme.

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Mouthwatering Walls

Evoking that first bite into a perfectly ripe piece of fruit, this rich purple looks luscious on walls. In this home office, a plum-colored backdrop is paired with a clean-lined desk and grayscale artwork, letting the hue take center stage.

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Photo: Claire Esparros for Homepolish . From: Justin DiPiero.

Moody Hue

Rich purple walls instantly create a sense of depth and drama in a space, as seen in this contemporary home office. Neutral furniture, blond hardwood floors and lots of natural light prevent the room from feeling too dark.

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Photo: Ben Gebo. From: Emily Pinney.

A Small Touch

Not ready to paint an entire room in this bold color? Start with a smaller element, like a front door, to brighten a neutral entryway.

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