Picture Perfect: 20 Soft and Sophisticated Blue-Toned Interiors

Author: Julia Fairley  


Around the world, soft blue is celebrated as one of the new neutrals on the block, injecting cool colour into homes without drastically rocking the boat. Meet this colour in its myriad shades, from grey-based hues and the palest of pure baby blues to tones with a toe in the teal family. Which of these 20 soft blues floats your boat?

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Asian Living Room by Royal Interior


Royal Interior

1. Blue horizons. Coimbatore, India
Designer: Royal Interior


Beach Style Kitchen by Wideline Windows & Doors


Wideline Windows & Doors

2. What’s cookin‘. Toowoon Bay, NSW
Designer: Kyal and Kara

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Beach Style Bathroom by Menzie Designer Homes Pty Ltd


Menzie Designer Homes Pty Ltd

3. Tile time. Sunshine Coast, Queensland
Designer: Menzie Designer Homes


Contemporary Bedroom by Alwill Interiors


Alwill Interiors

4. Blowin‘ in the wind. Sydney, NSW
Designer: Alwill Interiors


Scandinavian Bedroom by Berkeley Interiors


Berkeley Interiors

5. Blue beauty. Brisbane, Queensland
Designer: Berkeley Interiors


Contemporary Kitchen by Otta Design


Otta Design

6. Focal point. London, UK
Designer: Otta Design


Contemporary Kitchen by Jane Cameron Architects


Jane Cameron Architects

7. Softly, softly. Melbourne, Victoria
Designer: Jane Cameron Architects


Victorian Hall by Gareth Byrne Photography


Gareth Byrne Photography

8. Into the blue. Dublin, Ireland
Designer: Maria Fenlon Interior Design


Beach Style Bathroom by Public/Private



9. Bathtime calm. Sydney, NSW
Designer: Public/Private


Contemporary Living Room by Adam Scougall Design


Adam Scougall Design

10. Pooch’s place. Sydney, NSW
Designer: Adam Scougall Design


Contemporary Kitchen by Краски МКА


Краски МКА

11. Two-toned. Moscow, Russia


Contemporary  by Краски МКА


Краски МКА

…Here’s a peek at another blue-toned room in this home.


Contemporary Kitchen by Diespeker Terrazzo & Marble


Diespeker Terrazzo & Marble

12. Nougat beauty. London, UK
Designer: Witlof Design


Contemporary  by Naked Kitchens


Naked Kitchens

13. Bold with brass. London, UK
Designer: Naked Kitchens


Scandinavian Bedroom by The Sweet Spot


The Sweet Spot

14. Danish dreaming. Copenhagen, Denmark
Designer: The Sweet Spot


Scandinavian Wardrobe by The Sweet Spot


The Sweet Spot

…Here’s the light blue cabinetry opposite the bed in a shade that flirts with teal.


Transitional Laundry Room by Milestone Building Pty Ltd


Milestone Building Pty Ltd

15. Powder blue. Sydney, NSW
Designer: Milestone Building


Modern Kitchen by Studio Black Interiors


Studio Black Interiors

16. Tri-toned. Canberra, ACT
Designer: Studio Black Interiors


Contemporary Hall by HSH Interiors


HSH Interiors

17. Blue swirls. San Francisco, USA
Designer: HSH Interiors


Contemporary Kitchen by Amanda Ayres Interiors


Amanda Ayres Interiors

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18. Suave and serious. Melbourne, Victoria
Designer: Amanda Ayres Interiors


Eclectic Hall by Nadja Endler | Photography


Nadja Endler | Photography

19. Staggered depths. Stockholm, Sweden


Contemporary Kitchen by Poly Studio


Poly Studio

20. Ice cool. Melbourne, Victoria
Designer: Poly Studio

Your turn
Which of these 20 pale blue rooms takes your fancy? Tell us your favourites in the Comments below, like this story, save the images, and join the conversation.

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