Decorating With Neon Colors
Want an easy, instant way to jolt a room into high gear? Try a dose of Day-Glo. Here are bright ideas for basking in this brilliant trend.
Expert advice to smooth the way, from San Francisco interior designer Kimberly Ayres and New York City wallpaper master Al Hoxha.
A bold (but not too bright) rug takes the shock out of neon—smart in a bedroom, where you want to relax. For those craving
only a hint of visual energy, subtle neon piping on bedsheets works with virtually every type of decor.
To buy: Ombre Cougar rug, $299 (five by eight feet), cb2.com. Yellow chair, $475, innitdesigns.com. Truly Outrageous chevron pillow, $56 for two, earthcadets.com. Ayanna Citron queen sheet set, $225, blisslivinghome.com. Thomas Eyck merino-wool throw, $525, dwr.com. &Tradition Flower Pot table lamp, $530, 2modern.com. Charm candy bowl (under nightstand), $388, avfhome.com.