Equal parts classic and courageous, bright red decor accents can instantly breathe fresh life into an interior without disrupting a peaceful color palette. Whether it’s a scarlet-upholstered chair or crimson-patterned wallpaper, red can instantly warm up a neutral room while serving as an unexpected focal point. Curious about how to incorporate this daring hue into a home? Business of Home gathered seven bright pieces to help you spice things up.
BASALT flush articulating SCONCE — HWANG BISHOP DESIGNS
THEO CHAIR — ROOM & BOARD
Sleek and sturdy, the Theo chair at Room & Board is constructed of water-resistant steel and comes in a powder-coated finish designed to endure the harshest of weather conditions.
LEOPARD LILY SMALL TABLECLOTH — NGALA TRADING CO.
A little red can go a long way on a tablescape. Case in point: Ngala Trading Co.’s Leopard Lily tablecloth in Royal Red, which features a vibrant jungle-inspired motif set on a crimson background for additional drama.
ADIRONDACK 4 SLAT COMPACT CHAIR BY LOLL DESIGNS — LUMENS
GRASSHOPPER WALL LAMP — IATESTA STUDIO
For a vivid flourish that doesn’t skimp on practicality, consider a brass wall lamp with a pleated red shade. Add a pair of these eye-catching light fixtures from Iatesta Studio on either side of your sofa to free up side-table space, or employ one in your entryway to greet guests in style.
LIZ ARMCHAIR — EXPORMIM
Chic enough to use indoors but designed to withstand the elements, the Liz armchair at Expormim is composed of durable aluminum and can be customized in outdoor-friendly fabrics, including this arresting shade of red.
COQUILLAGE WALLPAPER — MIND THE GAP
For those who can’t commit to a red-painted powder room or accent wall, the Coquillage wallpaper in Samba Red at Mind the Gap provides a playful seashell pattern in neutral hues cast on a rich crimson ground.
Homepage photo: The Leopard Lily Small tablecloth in Royal Red by Ngala Trading Co. | Courtesy of Ngala Trading Co.
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