15 Easy Ways to Decorate Your Apartment with Navy Blue

Beth Stebner
15 Easy Ways to Decorate Your Apartment with Navy Blue
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Navy blue is sort of the LBD of interior decorating, which is why we love it so much. It’s so versatile that it can be totally preppy one minute (like when you pair it with a poppy-pink rug) and edgy the next (as an accent wall in a matte near-black paint).

And because it’s not the loudest voice in the room, you can pair it with practically any color.

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Though we’re partial to navy, white, and a nice brass or bronze, the possibilities are limitless. In case you needed any more persuading, it’s also the color of trustworthiness, authority and yes, even royalty. So check out 15 ways to add the LBD of color into your home.

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Navy-on-navy is only for the bravest of decorators, but if you can pull it off, more power to you.

Photo: Becki Owens

Not everything has to be navy. An aquamarine wall adds an unexpected twist.

Photo: Richard Powers

A navy couch anchors an otherwise fuchsia living room.

Photo: Douglas Mackie

How your S.O. should decorate.

Photo: Fantastic Frank


Nothing says cozy quite like a faded navy duvet.

Photo: Eve Wilson/The Design Files

Navy-on-navy (plus a navy headboard) is never a bad idea.

Photo: Emily Henderson

A dark navy wall is perfect for a bedroom.

Photo: Remodelista

Sweet dreams are made of this.

Photo: One Fine Stay

A pop of pink never hurt anyone.

Photo: Elijah Hoffman/Style Me Pretty

Light wood balances out all the blue here.

Photo: Lucy Feagins/The Design Files

White and navy is more modern and less nautical with a marble countertop and sleek design.

Photo: House of Hipsters

The deepest navy/almost black is the perfect backdrop for a gallery wall.

Photo: One Fine Stay

The color makes this accent chair totally neutral.

Photo: House of Hipsters

Two accent chairs are, in this case, better than one.

Photo: Tempo da Delicadeza

Navy and white feels ultra luxurious.

Photo: Richard Powers

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