If you mastered the blue-and-white palette long ago and are ready for the next crop of bold, fabulous and truly inspiring color pairings, get excited: We asked our go-to designers which pairs they love the most, when someone's brave enough to take the plunge, that is.More
"I know most prefer to pair soft blush with mint green, but I am a fan of hot pink, as it adds a punch," says the designer behind , Jessica McClendon. "I love the softness of the mint green mixed with the intensity of hot pink, as it creates a dramatic contrast while still feeling soft and inviting."
"I like to pair bold shades from the same family," says Caitlin Murray, the designer behind . "Incorporating color blocking through statement elements creates dimension and contrast." She recommends using artwork that features both hues to tie them together and make the look feel purposeful and polished.