Color of the Month: Adirondack Blue

A contemporary living room with a fireplace and built-in shelves.  Adirondack Blue is used for the accent wall. The neutral color furniture and pops of color found on the decorative elements coordinate nicely with Adirondack blue.
walls & trim: Cotton Knit,  accent: Adirondack Blue

Even though Spring season makes its official arrival in March, April is when we start to notice the days grow longer, the weather begins to warm up, and nature awakens from its winter slumber, this is also a great time to reconnect with nature and enjoy the fresh air as we begin to spend more time outside and engage in outdoor activities. April’s Color of the Month, Adirondack Blue reminds us of this beautiful season and the feeling of optimism and positivity in the air.  

A stable and reassuring slate blue, Adirondack Blue echoes the calm respite of natural settings and refined sophistication.

Blues are very versatile color and can be used in a variety of ways to paint and  decorate a room, this hue is also an accent wall favorite. In a bedroom the wall behind the bed is a popular choice, but you can also choose a wall that has a unique architectural feature, like a fireplace or built-in shelving. Blue is also a fantastic color option to create a casual-modern vibe in a living room. It also pairs well with a variety of other colors yellow or green accents can add a pop of color and warmth.

The top view of an open paint can, the color featured on the can is Adirondack Blue, there is a half dipped paint brush.

Adding a pop of blue on kitchen cabinets can add a pop of color and feshness to a kitchen. When combining with white and light natural wood tones it can create a bright and airy feel.

A casual kitchen featuring blue cabinets. The rest of the cabinets and floor are a natural wood tone.
wall & trim: ULTRA PURE WHITE®, cabinetry: Adirondack Blue

wall & trim: ULTRA PURE WHITE®, cabinetry: Adirondack Blue

Adirondack Blue pairs well with neutral colors like white, beige, and gray. This combination creates a restful and sophisticated atmosphere in a bedroom.

A casual bedroom featuring an accent painted with Adirondack Blue.
side walls: Toasty Gray, Accent wall: Adirondack Blue

Built-in shelves are a great addition to any home study. White or cream accents can provide a fresh and clean look, while gold and dark natural wood accents can add a richness and depth.

A close up a home study, the architectural details of the room and décor are traditional but the Adirondack Blue color on the walls.
wall & built-in shelves: Adirondack Blue

Adirondack Blue can create a fresh and inviting look and a great choice for a home surrounded by greenery, water, or a natural landscape.

The Adirondack Blue color of the exterior of this single story coastal home which includes a porch and a swing.
house body: Adirondack Blue, trim: ULTRA PURE WHITE®

Blue is a popular paint color for front doors, it can make a statement and create a welcoming entrance for an all-white home exterior. Especially works well with a coastal or cottage-style home.

A traditional home's front door painted in Adirondack Blue - a popular blue color.
house body: Whisper White, door: Adirondack Blue

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Colorfully yours,


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