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And the winner is…

America has spoken and their overall favorite color is…blue. According to House Beautiful‘s Color Report, 29 percent of those surveyed (4,000 participants total) choose the color blue as their choice of paint color. Another hue on their radar was green, who received 21 percent of the vote.

“Blue and green are cool hues that imbue our living spaces with serenity. Our homes are our havens, and we’re not surprised that the two most popular colors are restful and reassuring,” said House Beautiful Editor-in-Chief Newell Turner.

From the calming blue of the ocean to the cool strength shown in navy, blue is many things to many people. Here are some of our favorite blue interiors.

Designer Bunny Williams tells Elle Decor that California Breeze by Benjamin Moore is one of her go-to color choices.

Bunny Williams. Photo via Elle Decor

A darker shade of blue will certainly make a bold statement in any room you chose to use it in.

Photo via Elle Decor

 

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The cooler tones in this blue is the perfect color for your beach house.

Photo via House Beautiful

The sky is the limit with this hue of blue.

Photo via Better Homes and Gardens

Looking for the perfect blue for your home’s interiors? Give New Orleans-based interior designer Susan Currie a call at  888-624-1272.