Pretty In Pink

Often thought of as juvenile and girly, pink has had a difficult time evidencing itself as a serious contender when it comes to interior design. 

The vibrant and surprisingly versatile hue has a soft spot at Alder & Tweed. We excitedly jump at every opportunity to get creative and play with this lovely color in our designs. One thing that we love about pink is how surprisingly versatile it actually is! No two pinks are the same. Different shades give off different vibes and lend themselves to entirely unique spaces.

Pinks can be neutral. Believe it or not, pinks pair well with almost any color you can think of! We love this unique blush and emerald color combination that our design team used to create a feminine, sophisticated, and vibrant guest bedroom.

 Pretty In Pink


Pinks don’t have to be girly. We love mixing rich magentas with other colors such as oranges and warm grays to create a space that feels modern yet playful. A brighter, more saturated pink like magenta or fuchsia lends itself to a strong and daring palette, rather than being soft and feminine like its blushier counterparts. 

For some other modern color palettes try pairing dark fuchsia with emerald greens, cherry reds, or orange.

 Pretty In Pink
 Pretty In Pink
 Pretty In Pink

While the color pink is often associated with femininity, vulnerability, and romance, pink can actually be edgy. We love to break free from these preconceived notions when designing a blush-y space. To keep this pink bedroom from feeling too feminine, our design team sourced this mixed media artwork that adds an element of edge to this space.

 Pretty In Pink
 Pretty In Pink

Pink can fit into any space. Switch up your home by adding a pop of pink somewhere unexpected. We are obsessed with this luxurious master bath and its fuchsia settee. This funky piece single handedly transformed this classic bathroom into a daring design statement. 

Even something as small as a vase of bright flowers can add some much needed color and life to any space.

 Pretty In Pink
 Pretty In Pink
 Pretty In Pink

Of course, pink is a classic color just the way it is. As much as we love to redefine this vibrant hue, pink will always work beautifully in many spaces. A lighter pink lends itself to softness, innocence, and tranquility, making it perfect for bedrooms or bunk rooms. This whimsical bunk room incorporated peachy pinks and pastel blues to create relaxing getaway that looks and feels like a dream.

 Pretty In Pink
 Pretty In Pink

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