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23 Stunning Ways To Add Color To Your Walls

Who doesn't want to dream in neon?

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1. Create a stained glass panel for a special window.

Imagine how much brighter and cheerier your kitchen could be. You'll need glass paint and adhesive strips. Instructions here.
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Imagine how much brighter and cheerier your kitchen could be. You'll need glass paint and adhesive strips. Instructions here.

2. Play around with neon light strips to create surreal effects.

http://pineconecamp.blogspot.de/2012/07/loft-loveliness.html
https://milpares.wordpress.com/2012/07/19/7643/
http://ispydiy.com/2015/07/31/my-diy-neon-letter-light/

You can find neon light strips here that change color via remote control. You can install these along the trim, under your bed, or in a specific room like your bathroom. As for signs, you can check out this site here for custom made neon signs or try doing it yourself here.

3. Make a wire-wrapped sign that's almost as bright as a neon sign.

http://crafts.tutsplus.com/tutorials/make-a-wire-wrapped-word-for-your-wall-2--craft-1491
http://crafts.tutsplus.com/tutorials/make-a-wire-wrapped-word-for-your-wall-2--craft-1491

Get more details here.

4. Splash some color onto your pillow covers.

http://element75.com/2012/02/10/hot-pink-paint-pillow/
http://www.abeautifulmess.com/2015/01/diy-abstract-painted-pillows.html

You'll need denim or canvas fabric and some fabric paint (or acrylic will work too). More details here.

5. Frame your pictures with colored tape.

You can find a whole assortment of Washi tape colors and patters here and find more ideas for framing here.
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You can find a whole assortment of Washi tape colors and patters here and find more ideas for framing here.

6. Dye some tassels in Kool-Aid.

http://ruggedandfancy.com/blog/tag/macrame
http://blog.potterybarn.com/diy-ombre-wall-tassels/

Major plus: it'll smell deliciously sweet too. Learn how to do this here.

7. Scatter some geometric decals in no particular arrangement.

Like a piece of a kaleidoscope exploded in your room. You can get decals here.
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Like a piece of a kaleidoscope exploded in your room. You can get decals here.

8. Accent your mirror with neon hues.

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9. Spruce up the legs of your tables.

http://www.the-brick-house.com/2012/10/neon-table-diy/

You can dip-dye or spray the legs of your table. See more instructions here.

10. Bedeck your stairs with multi-colored and mismatching tape.

See how this person made these bedazzling stairs here.
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See how this person made these bedazzling stairs here.

11. Consider making your room two-toned or three-toned.

http://style-files.com/2013/03/05/a-little-bit-of-sunshine-from-me-to-you/
http://www.deucecitieshenhouse.com/2012/03/elsas-updated-bedroom.html

12. Inversion works great too.

http://livethemma.ikea.se/compact-livingroom-2/
http://www.vtwonen.nl/inspiratie/verf-behang/geschilderde-lambrisering/

Whoever says grey isn't a ~color~ doesn't understand the subjectivity of color.

13. Add paint to highlight doors and other furniture pieces.

http://frenchbydesignblog.com/2016/01/original-paint-ideas-2016.html
http://www.popsugar.com/home/photo-gallery/21985360/image/21985382/Weve-all-seen-painted-doors-door-less-entryway-has-just

14. Color block with subtle geometry.

http://designetdecorationdinterieur.blogs.marieclairemaison.com/archive/2014/03/10/decors-pastels-de-la-douceur-dans-les-interieurs-350404.html
http://weekdaycarnival.blogspot.fi/2014/01/geometric-wall.html

You'll need some paint tape and a willingness to pull out some middle school math. Just think of it as paint-by-number for adults. See some more detailed instruction here.

15. Make one panel really bright against pastel hues.

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16. Don't even blend and you'll be praised for having a ~high esthetic.~

Laziness ✓DGAF ✓✓ Posh AF ✓✓✓
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Laziness ✓DGAF ✓✓ Posh AF ✓✓✓

17. Or go even further and create ombre walls.

You start by painting the wall the lightest color, and then you blend in swatches of darker tones. You use a dry brush to blend the different hues. See instructions here.
West Elm / Via blog.westelm.com

You start by painting the wall the lightest color, and then you blend in swatches of darker tones. You use a dry brush to blend the different hues. See instructions here.

18. If you don't want to DIY, you can purchase a watercolor mural.

Available here.
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Available here.

19. Don't ignore your floors!

http://www.remodelista.com/posts/table-of-contents-primary-colors-april-2015
http://www.myscandinavianhome.com/2013/11/a-beautifully-simple-home-with-green.html

Get more tips on painting your floors here.

20. And don't be afraid to go off-center.

For a slightly more eye-catching effect.
remodelista.com

For a slightly more eye-catching effect.

21. Hang some vibrant baskets on your walls.

Here's a variety of woven baskets.
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22. Get funky with diagonal two-tone effects.

More details here.
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More details here.

23. Or simply outline the natural grooves of your doors and walls.

Even the tiniest amount of color will go a long way.
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Even the tiniest amount of color will go a long way.

Happy coloring!

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