Colour of the year 2013 emerald green – 10 design ideas

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Eschewing boring neutrals, this living room is wall-to-wall green and blue. Despite the bold palette, it still feels like a calming space because emerald is a soothing colour found in nature.

Image credit: Paul Raeside

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