Orange is too active to be used in the interior of living rooms or bedrooms, but for the kitchen it is a great option, as can be seen from various photos of a similar design. But even in this case, any shades of bright carrot color should be used correctly and try not to overdo it with brightness. Pure orange is not used in the design as a base, it is complemented by soft neutral shades. So, how to create a beautiful bright interior of the kitchen, not overdoing with the amount of color?
the presence of orange in the interior of the kitchen helps to fight depression and blues
This tone is obtained as a result of mixing yellow with red. Depending on the proportion, it turns out ginger of different saturation, but according to the degree of influence on psychology, as well as visual perception, it is similar to the "mother" colors.
You can use several shades of orange in the kitchen at the same time.
Like red, red draws attention to any object, but is not aggressive, it does not cause a subconscious sense of danger. The yellow impurity creates a feeling of cheerfulness, a charge of energy for the whole day. Orange also inherited the disadvantages of yellow and red - in large quantities, it looks too intrusive, sometimes it can be annoying.
Orange is one of the most cheerful
Visually redhead makes objects closer, increasing them in volume. Using this color when decorating walls, you can visually make an elongated room shorter, and too wide already. Orange furniture seems more, but this effect does not weigh down the interior. Variants of kitchen design in orange color can be seen in the photo below.
Wall painted in orange color will help to visually make the ceiling higher
How to use orange
Orange can be used as a background, but in a 1 to 1 ratio with a different shade. This combination looks harmonious, but not suitable for every kitchen. Active background is good only in some cases:
- The kitchen is quite spacious, it needs to give comfort with a warm atmosphere;
- If the room is northern with a minimum of natural light, shades of orange will refresh it;
- If you are accustomed to active life, do not tend to solitude.
Orange shades work great with white in the kitchen
Important! If you want to use red in large quantities, it is better to dilute it with white, milky, gray, light brown, vanilla or beige.
Orange bright apron with a table top effectively dilute the gray monochrome kitchen unit
Too pressing on the psychological state of the effect occurs when an excess of orange in the interior of the kitchen. To avoid this, you need to choose complementary tones. They do not have to be from the same range, combinations can be contrasted. If orange is more than 50%, the design will be too tasteless, flashy.
Orange color combines perfectly with many colors.
Orange is attributed to the warm spectrum, with well combined shades of yellow, red, and brown, brick, golden beige, warm tones of green. You can combine carrots with cold blue, blue, white. The most common combinations of orange and other tones in the interior of the kitchen can be seen in the photo below.
Beautiful harmonious solution, white well sets off the brightness of orange. Snow-white or softer milky look good on the walls, and orange is suitable for a headset, apron or kitchen textiles.
You can freshen up the white interior of the kitchen with the help of a bright orange refrigerator
If orange prevails when finishing surfaces, then furniture with textiles should be white. Also only one wall looks impressive, painted in rich carrot, the rest of the walls should be white or gray. The design of the orange kitchen in combination with white is presented in the photo below.
Orange combined with white in the kitchen creates a low-key atmosphere.
The same principles apply here as with the combination of orange and white. Orange in the interior of the kitchen should be less than brown. The latter can be contrasted by choosing dark chocolate or wenge, and can harmoniously complement the orange background - golden brown, coffee, amber, honey.
The orange-brown combination in the interior of the kitchen looks great in a classic style, rococo or ampire, if you use softer colors such as peach. The dark color of the tree will nobly shade a bright orange, creating a stylish design. But lighter tones, if you choose a rich carrot, only lost on its background.
The orange-gray kitchen interior with a clear predominance of gray looks modern. It will be much more effective to look orange decor, textiles or furniture, but not the background of this color. This combination is perfect for high-tech or fusion.
Very bright fashionable combination, giving the kitchen an ultramodern look. It looks elegant and sophisticated, but, nevertheless, in its pure form, a pair of orange and black is too aggressive. In order not to ruffle in the eyes of such a sharp contrast, the kitchen design should be supplemented with softer colors - milky, gray, beige, pale green. These tones are most often used for accessories, decor, wall and ceiling decoration. The interiors of the kitchens in black and orange can be seen in the photo below.
A pleasant refreshing combination, reminiscent of tangerine gardens and sunny summer. Green may be darker or lighter depending on the selected shade of carrot. To prevent the green parts from appearing too active, you can add a neutral tone — white or light gray.
Orange goes well with blue, both tones are bright enough and together balance each other. Blue softens the heat of the concomitant color and vice versa - carrot dilutes excessive cold. However, to use these tones together in one kitchen interior you will need high-quality lighting, otherwise the blue elements will seem much darker.
Softer shades, for example, tiffany or mint, are combined according to the same principles, bringing a bit of coolness. Variants of orange-colored kitchen design in combination with blue and blue can be seen in the photo.
Despite the fact that carrot and red are related colors and look good together, this is not the best option for kitchen design and any other room. Also, do not combine carrots with different shades of purple. Even if in your opinion such a combination seems beautiful, over time it will be annoying due to excessive brightness.
However, the most difficult for perception will be carrot, along with pink. This kitchen interior seems too psychedelic. If you want to experiment, it is best to do it within the framework of pop art style and use pink is very limited.
Emphasizing using orange
This bright color can be distinguished furniture set, it will always look spectacular on a neutral background of the walls. Strict monochrome kitchen interiors can be made softer if you add orange accessories - curtains, towels, vases, chairs, etc.
Elements of carrot in the interior of the kitchen are easily combined with many shades. It is important not to be afraid to experiment and try not to overdo it with bright colors. The design of the bright kitchen with an orange set as an accent can be seen in the photo below.
Important! Orange furniture or apron look much more spectacular if they are glossy.
Most harmoniously orange and its shades in the kitchen look in country, ethnic styles (Moroccan, Mediterranean, African), and are also suitable for modern design trends (minimalism, hi-tech) and retro. At the same time, the more modern the interior style is chosen, the brighter and cleaner can be the color - pumpkin, cinnabar, orange.
For more traditional interiors, it is more appropriate to use muted tones with a predominance of brown - ocher, mustard, golden honey, terracotta, amber. Amber and honey tones can get along even in classic kitchens, but they should certainly be set off with dark brown. How different shades of orange look in the interiors of kitchens can be seen in the selection of photos below.
If you choose an orange kitchen interior, it will require a lot of natural and artificial light. Only in this case, the color will sparkle with bright colors and will look cheerful. The most optimal variant of electric lighting is spotlights, located in all areas of the kitchen. Glossy surfaces will only enhance the effect of reflecting light.
Orange kitchen interior is sunny and cheerful. With proper use of this bright color, you can create a beautiful design that will warm in the winter and give a charge of cheerfulness on days when the mood is as overcast as the clouds outside the window.