Ask the Designer: How do you make a neutral space interesting?

Aoife Tobin, the interior architect and founder of Style So Simple, offers a reader her tips on adding layers and texture to neutral colours

4th July, 2021
Ask the Designer: How do you make a neutral space interesting?
In a neutral interior, it’s best to look at mixing your furniture style or materials finishes

Question

I see colourful interiors in all the magazines, but I just don’t like it. We are building a home and I want it to be a peaceful, tranquil space where I can retreat to from the world. How do you make a mainly neutral space look interesting?

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