Beach-inspired color palette
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Colors of the Sea

The soft hues of sand and sea create a relaxing mood for summer. But what colors to pick, and how to work them into your home? Take out the guesswork with easy style pointers and an ocean palette developed by Sunset with Kelly-Moore Paints.

Choose a main wall color and accent hues

We chose a soft blue (Sky's the Limit) for the walls and used green (Hillsmere) as an accent in the interior of the glass-fronted cabinets. We used a different accent color (Malibu Beige) around the window to give it more prominence.

Mix bold and natural hues for a warm, organic look.

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