Rather than settling for one paint color, step outside of your comfort zone and choose two hues to boost your home's style factor. For inspiration, we've rounded up some of our favorite two-tone wall ideas below.


Nautical Blue

Classic white wainscoting and a vibrant blue wallcovering by Elitis breathe life into this Hamptons living room.

Fresh Mint

The walls in this spacious dining room are washed in a lively pairing of mint green and white. Gold borders finish the look.


Moroccan Style

Blue patterned tiles by Popham Design add interest to the white walls in this 1950s home in Morocco.

Contemporary Look

Walls in off-white and black lend a modern flair to this small bedroom design scheme.


Farmhouse Playroom

A timeless mix of beige and white enhance this modern, well-organized playroom from Sarah Joy.

Modern Luxury

In this traditional dining room, the walls are divided between charcoal gray and white for a fresh, modern twist.


Old-World Charm

In this London dining area, wainscoting-along with the walls and ceiling in an 18th-century painted wallpaper-plays up the design's historical charm.

Dose of Navy

Crisp white tempers the rich navy blue walls in this airy dining room.


To the Ceiling

Dark gray-taken right up to the ceiling-and wainscoting in Benjamin Moore's White Dove add drama to this Oakland home's foyer.

Classic Neutrals

Cream-colored paint and wainscoting make the walls in this home office even more of a focal point.

Neutrals for Balance

Neutral two-tone walls bring a sense of balance to this breakfast nook, featuring bold patterned flooring.