Holiday Hues: 5 Color Schemes to Make your Store Stand Out

The holiday season is coming up fast and that means it is time to start thinking about your store displays. Color can have a major impact on how your customer’s react to your store. It is important to choose a color pallet that best reflects the appropriate customer reactions. Below are some color schemes to help spark some inspiration:

All is Bright:

Vibrant shades of bubble gum pink, cherry red, vibrant green and aqua accented with crisp white creates a unique and cheerful color scheme that is sure to turn heads.

Red is known to stimulate excitement in shoppers. Use it minimally to draw attention to specific items in your store. When paired with pink and aqua it can create a sense of imagination and creativity that will inspire your customers.

Traditional Tidings:

Forest green and kelly green adorned with deep crimson with hints of earthy brown stir up warm memories of holiday tradition. You can never go wrong with this classic.

Green can be used to promote the feeling of stability and can also be calming. When coupled with a deeper shade of red it can create a sense of comfort, warmth and peace. Since this combination is a classic it can also spark comforting memories of holiday traditions.

 

Pure Gold:

When it comes to decorating in a single color, like gold, it is all about size and texture!

Layer up gold in various textures, sheen and size to achieve a luxe look. Gold can create a bold visual impact that feels lavish and upscale, yet is an instant classic for the holiday season. It also will transition nicely for the New Year!

(SEA)son Greetings:

Lively shades of sea blue, navy blue, bright red and metallic silver pair together to create a trendy and current color scheme perfect for the coast. This mismatched combination complements each other in a quirky and stylish fashion that can make your store stand out in the crowd.

The use of red in its purest form to create a bold accent that can lead your customer’s eye to your store. Paired with the different shades of blue it is a cheerful choice that blends the perfect amount of warm and cool tones. Use this modern combination to promote liveliness and joy.

http://www.onecoast.com/shared/images/email/pm/2014/Resource/20141020/ColorImages_MB.pngMerry & Bright:

Vibrant shades of cherry red, golden yellow, kelly green and clean white pair together to create a perfectly primary color scheme for the season. This joyful combination plays together to create a festive feeling that will leave your customers full of whimsy and ready to shop.

The use of yellow in this combination can generate enthusiasm and optimism. When paired with the classic holiday colors, red and green, it is the perfect combination for holiday cheer.

 

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