colourways | incorporating grey and greige
Grey, Sophisticated yet playful
Choosing a darker, moody colourway for your new design scheme? Grey and in particular greige are on trend. There are many options to add a dark hue into your design scheme from designer brands Armani Casa and Porto Romano amongst others.
Grey has an amazing versatility hence it’s meteoric rise in popularity. It can create a warm scheme as well as a cool one and works equally well in a modern, contemporary home as a traditional one.
A dark colourway can create mood and mystery in any living space. Each shade of grey is capable of creating a different look, feel and style of living room. Greys and silvers can often create a cold environment so if you’re looking for warmth and comfort it’s important to incorporate warm hues. Also, If you’re in a more traditional home, incorporating black can used to offset traditional features and bring out a contemporary feel.
#greige and #greigedesign has taken over social media will lead you to hundreds of images of bedrooms and living spaces, all looking flawless with the help of the internet’s favourite understated hue. Designer brand Armani Casa has some inspired statement pieces and beautiful finishes to inspire your living space. In fact, the muted colour has been a long-time staple in Armani’s fashion arsenal; In the 1980’s, Giorgio Armani was “dubbed the king of greige”.
Grey is a trend that won’t be going away anytime soon but few people will want the walls of their home to feel like cement. There are several tricks that Interior Designers incorporate into their designs to offset with warm tones. Our team of Designers at Guy Phoenix can help you create the perfect living space, after all, your home tells your story, it’s a genuine representation of you, or should be. If a stranger walked through your door what does your home say?
As an exclusive stockist of some of the most sought after designer brands such as Armani Casa, Porta Romana, Minotti and Jonathan Charles, our team at Guy Phoenix will help you design a unique living space for you to experience and enjoy.