One of the most effective ways to create a visually interesting space is to use neutral backdrops and pops of colour. These carefully curated rooms make an impact with their details.

A bright yellow sofa takes centre stage in this contemporary lounge. Leather occasional chairs, industrial pendant lights and a gallery wall give the room a laid back luxe feel.

Built-in shelves display a selection of ceramics and glassware, and add visual interest to an overall neutral kitchen

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Image: www.thedesignfiles.net

Sometimes a retro painting and pink throw is all you need to add pizazz to a bedroom.

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Image: www.bloodandchampagne.com

This rug blends mid-century modern with rustic bohemian style, whilst adding a much-needed colour-pop!

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Image: www.mydomaine.com

A funky blue chair makes a welcome addition to an otherwise neutral space.

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This cute scatter cushion works well as a juxtaposition to a cream and monochromatic lounge.

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Image: http://theeverygirl.com/

White doesn’t need to be boring when you have a zesty lemon cabinet and quirky accessories to compliment stark walls.

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