If you're feeling a little bolder and braver, try a much less subtle use of green and make a real style statement with a bright hit of green somewhere in your home. Here, the emerald green velvet staircase contrasts with the fun wallpaper to create a really exciting and engaging space.
A neutral palette is the perfect backdrop for beautiful pieces of natural wooden furniture, such as this smart coffee table. To add interest to a plain sofa, layer up knitted throws and textured cushions in different shades of cream, white and grey. Complete the look with wooden accessories and clear glass vases