Color Trends: Navy Blue is on the Rise

Navy Blue has slowly become a popular color for interior design and kitchens, and is one of those colors that will be classic and timeless for the long term.  Paired with a white or gray paint, along with a medium brown stain color like Dura Supreme's "Toast" or "Cappuccino", Navy Blue is destined to be a popular theme in home interiors!

Navy Blue painted Dura Supreme cabinet door mood board. Shown in St. Augustine cabinet door style in Sherwin Williams (SW 9177) Salty Dog blue paint. Featuring Bianco Drift countertop from Caesarstone.
Dura Supreme Cabinetry shown in St. Augustine door style in Sherwin Williams "Salty Dog" (SW 9177) paint color. Featuring "Frosty Carina" from Caesarstone countertop.

Taking a nod from nautical inspired design, Navy Blue within all areas of the home is beautiful as an accent or as a main color.  Hardware and metal finishes in either a nickel finish or a brushed brass finish are stunning with Navy Blue.  (On-trend brushed brass finishes stay consistent with a nautical appeal.)

Trendy Navy Blue sofa and living room decor by Ardmore General Contractors Pinemar, Inc

One of the reasons this color will stand the test of time is that it works so well with popular neutral color schemes of gray, white, taupe or beige.  It can work well with traditional-inspired interiors, as well as transitional and modern.

Dark Blue Victorian styled Wet Bar by Andrew Howard Interior Design

Within kitchen cabinetry, Navy Blue is usually going to be used as an accent color, either within a small area of cabinetry (like a hutch or island) or as a wall color and within the plateware and decorative accents.

Shown below are a variety of Dura Supreme kitchens with Navy Blue color trends.

Design by Plain & Posh Cabinetry Design, Westmont, IL featuring white Dura Supreme cabinets with transitional styling and deep navy blue walls.

Above & Below; Plain & Posh Cabinetry Design, Westmont, IL

Design by Plain & Posh Cabinetry Design, Westmont, IL featuring navy blue Dura Supreme built-in entertainment center cabinets with a transitional style.

Transitional styled blue and white kitchen remodel by Savvy Cabinetry by Design featuring deep blue cabinets from Dura Supreme with white countertops, and wood floors.

Blue and White Kitchen Remodel by Gilmans Kitchens and Baths featuring white kitchen cabinets and a navy blue kitchen island from Dura Supreme Cabinetry.

Transitional Kitchen Remodel by KSI, Michigan featuring gray cabinets from Dura Supreme Cabinetry and Indigo Blue kitchen decor.

Kitchen by KSI, Michigan featuring gray cabinets from Dura Supreme Cabinetry and navy blue kitchen accessories and decor.

Contemporary White, Black and Navy Blue Living Room design by Mingle featuring white Dura Supreme Cabinetry

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