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The Japonica duvet set will lighten up even the darkest bedroom, £25, Woolworths.co.uk

The Japonica duvet set will lighten up even the darkest bedroom, £25, Woolworths.co.uk

Taupe floating frame, £10, dark grey box frame, £12, Meta bedlinen duvet, £50 and pillowcase pair, £28, Debenhams

Taupe floating frame, £10, dark grey box frame, £12, Meta bedlinen duvet, £50 and pillowcase pair, £28, Debenhams

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The Japonica duvet set will lighten up even the darkest bedroom, £25, Woolworths.co.uk

Brights have made the transition from the catwalk into our homes... and House Doctor Ann Maurice who is the Queen of Cream would baulk.

Everything from zesty lime to vibrant purple and cerise pink... boltholes everywhere are a riot of colour.

Eye-popping shades are daubed on feature walls while kitchens are ablaze with colourful kettles and dazzling dishes in brilliant blue and radiant red.

Of course, new homes with their ultra-modern and open plan layout are often ablaze with colour as interior designers catch onto the fact these trendy shades really suit their pristine surroundings.

And while home makeover shows have been preaching the neutral gospel for some time now, isn’t it time for us to wake up to colour?

With longer, brighter days, colour is the best way to freshen up drab decor.

And even the most committed magnolia maven can inject a little gleam of green or twinkling turquoise to their interiors.

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While some are confident enough to add a rainbow of colours to their living space with entire walls splashed with perky purple and pinks, others may fear the impact of such statement hues.

You don’t have to go all the way, however, as it is easy to add little dollops of brightness to rooms such as the kitchen or bathroom in a bid to reflect the latest trends.


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