The classic color is one to invest in, and here’s the products our editors are shopping

Blue Couch Playroom
Photo by Sara Tramp, design by Emily Henderson

Pantone’s back with their Color of the Year for 2020, where the color company predicts the hue that will define the coming year. To kick off the new decade, Pantone’s Color of the Year is Classic Blue (PANTONE 19-4052).

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According to Pantone’s press release, the color was chosen for its timelessness amidst a year of change. Pantone describes the shade: “Instilling calm, confidence, and connection, this enduring blue hue highlights our desire for a dependable and stable foundation on which to build as we cross the threshold into a new era.”

The classic color is an easy one to add to your home, from cozy bed frames to dining room decor, and makes for a great color choice whether it’s a new decade or not. Need ideas on where to start? Read on for our blue home decor picks.

Dining Chairs

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A fresh take on your dining room chairs that will still look great in 2021.

Cylia Dining Chairs, Midnight Blue, $596 for two

Fringed Pouf

Courtesy of The Jungalow

Add some fringe benefits to your sitting area with this pouf.

The Jungalow Velvet Fringe Pouf, $159

Velvet Bed

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Lean all-in to blue decor with this luxurious velvet bed frame.

Feather Collection Bed in Marine, from $2,498

Printed Wallpaper

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This printed wallpaper keeps it whimsical while incorporating deep shades of Classic Blue.

Eucalif Wallpaper in Teal by Justina Blakeney, $5

Agate Cheese Board


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Freshen up your hosting supplies with this blue agate cheese board.

Agate Cheese Board in Dyed Blue, $78

Shibori Pillows

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Bring out those shibori accents to celebrate deep shades of blue.

Talari Indigo Throw Blanket, $125

Blue Candle

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The easiest hack for adding the blues to your home: stocking up on statement candles in the hue.

Capri Blue Giant Mercury Glass Candle, $98

Throw Blanket

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This cozy throw has a fun print that can go from a chic living room to a funky kids’ playroom.

Major Throw Navy, $24

Velvet Couch

Courtesy of High Fashion Home

Why stop at a velvet bed frame? Go the full nine yards with this sleek couch.

Aviator Sofa Blue, $1,099

Printed Hand Towels

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Your kitchen deserves a blue period, too. These printed hand towels are a great twist on the standard.

Hamsa Kitchen Towel by Justina Blakeney, $28

Bold Diffuser

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A colorful diffuser might be an even easier way to instantly decorate with blue.

Capri Blue Reed Diffuser, $34

Minimalist Pillow

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This minimalist pillow stripe can add a nautical touch to your couch.

Nance Pillow Blue, $46