An elegant colour scheme from sandy beige to deep ocean blue. It is a twist from the common white beach and aqua blue ocean. You can apply this colour scheme to interior, invitation and even wedding colour motif. These colours contrast well with Old Rose.
The colours have no equivalent colour names. So, to keep it simple, let their names be:
- Hex #d8d6d6 is Light sand
- Hex #d1cebb is Wet sand
- Hex #9bacac is Washed green
- Hex #7bb4bb is Old Teal
- Hex #2c6474 is Ocean Deep
Café / Coffee Shop
If you own a coffee shop, break away from the traditional coffee and chocolate browns accented with a shade of tangerine. These colours will give your café a look above the rest.
Paint the walls of your coffee shop with Light Sand as primary and Wet Sand as secondary colour to give your walls some dimension. Give your café an Ocean Deep accent by furnishing it with this upholstered colour. For your tables, top it with Old Teal. For your fixtures, paint them with Washed Green.
Living Room, Bedrooms, and Hotel Rooms
For a masculine look of your living room, give your wall a light shade of Light Sand accented by Washed Green colours. Your upholstery would look elegant with Ocean Deep. Complement your sofa with Old Teal throw pillows. For the rest of the items in your living room, colour them Wet Sand.
If you want to be more adventurous, paint the walls of your bedroom with Ocean Deep. Use light fixtures such as white or Light Sand. For your bed, alternate your bed sheets, linens and pillows with Wet Sand, Washed Green, and Old Teal.
To brighten your rooms a bit, add a few items with Old Rose or white.
Wedding Colour Motif
For a change, the bride may wear a Light Sand wedding gown accented with Ocean Deep waist band, flowers, embroidery, or other ornaments. Instead of the common black, let the groom wear an Ocean Deep suit, Light Sand shirt, and Ocean Deep butterfly.
The bridesmaids, flower girls and maid of honour shall wear Old Teal gowns or dresses accented with Ocean Deep. The groomsmen, bearers, and best man can wear Washed Green suits accented with Wet Sand.
Your house will be eye-catching with this light sand ocean deep colour scheme. Paint the exterior of your house with Light Sand and complement it with Wet Sand. Accent your exterior with Ocean Deep doors, window sills and frames, and roof. For the colour of furniture and fixtures outside your house, choose Wet Sand or Washed Green or a combination of both.
This colour scheme will also make your shops and boutique look elegant, cool and fresh all the time. If you own a resort or restaurant near the beach, you can never go wrong with this cool and fresh sand and ocean colours.