ISSUE 53  |  A Fresh Start

Paints & Palettes: Modern Green

January 04, 2010 11:15 AM

BY Julie Carlson

The color prognosticators at Pantone have named turquoise the shade of 2010, but we’re more enamoured of dark greens lately—especially in combination with black and white.

Above: A Parisian apartment, via Interior Design.

Above: A room photographed by Louis Lemaire.

Above: The office of Anna Dorfman of Door Sixteen.


Above: A green industrial pendant in a loft kitchen, photo by Lisa Cohen.

Above: Jane Whitfield’s country house in France, featuring an ebony table by Astier de Villatte flanked by Herman Miller chairs; photo by Birgitta Wolfgang Drejer for the Telegraph.

Above: A spiral staircase painted green, photographed by Ditte Isager.

Above: A dark green Aga cooker in a kitchen by Mark Guard Architects.

Above: Green Prouvé chairs in a Parisian apartment photographed by Bruno Suet.

Above: A green Jielde lamp in a Spanish bedroom, via Yatzer.

Above: A green task light in a kitchen photographed by Hotze Etsma.

Above: A green tile backsplash in a bath by Los Angeles–based Guga Architecture.

Above: Shades of green in an interior photographed by Jac de Villiers.