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Take Aqua to a New Level With These Unexpected Color Combos

By: Liz Gray
August 26, 2015

When paired with classic navy, blueish-gray and orange, aqua takes on a bold look that feels totally unexpected. Here's how to use aqua in both daring and traditional ways.

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Cool Living Room

Aqua walls create a relaxing canvas for this modern loft living room designed by Brian Patrick Flynn.

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Sherbet Shades

Creamsicle-hued wallpaper looks dreamy when paired with a crisp white sofa and darker aqua hues.

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Bold Nursery Palette

Aqua and orange paired with spring green makes for a playful, gender-neutral nursery palette that will remain appropriate as the child grows.

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Photo: Max Kim-Bee. From: HGTV Magazine.

Tropical Colors

An almost-coral hue of orange creates a beachy vibe when paired with aqua in this tropical home featured in HGTV Magazine.

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