Who: Melanie Raver, interior designer
Where: San Diego, California
Why we love this pic: Painting a room black is a scary prospect. But this pop of floral personality is a way to give it a softer feel. Plus, those soothing shades of pink and blonde wood balance the harder edge, creating a look that's as fresh as it is welcoming.
The takeaway: An accent wall never fails to freshen up a design.
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