Are you looking for the best colours to achieve a Nordic feeling in a kids room? Let’s dive into the world of paint and get inspiration from the Norwegian company Jotun Lady.
A child’s bedroom should be a place they can retreat to whether it’s for sleep or play. When it comes to colour, think bright, soft, and modern. Here are the 10 top shades for a calm and enjoyable Scandinavian-style kids bedroom:
1 Soft Radiance 12080
Soft Radiance is a muted yellow tone that fills the room with joy. The colour is relaxed and warm with a faint greyish touch to it. The tone combines beautifully with brighter yellow tones and earthy shades, or Exhale as seen in the image on top.
2 Exhale 7637
This muted mint tone is blue-green with a greyish tinge over it. The expression becomes cool, breathable and relaxing. Exhale is a colour that is good to surround yourself with when you want to calm down and find peace, so perfect for a bedroom.
3 Soft Skin 10580
Another muted colour; Soft Skin is a golden rose tone. A delicate and minimal shade which is inviting and warm. The colour works beautifully together with darker pink, blue or brown shades, and is a nice contrast to Senses as seen below.
4 Senses 2024
Senses is a slightly darker powder pink colour with warmth and harmony. It gives a muted, feminine pink expression without being too sugary. Can be a great compliment to rustic red accents or other blush tones. Soft pinks can inspire feelings of kindness and compassion – a lovely and nurturing colour which is great for a little one’s room.
5 Grå Skifer 1462
This yellowish grey tone is a beautiful, deep tone of grey that is in perfect colour harmony with many other shades of grey or blue. Grå Skifer can be a great choice for someone wanting a darker, calm mood in the bedroom which gives off an effortless cool vibe.
6 St. Pauls Blue 5030
Although grey or soft pastels are great choices for a bedroom, a darker colour can also help set a Nordic mood. As one of Jotun’s best-selling blue tones; St Pauls Blue is a perfect combination of blue with an undertone of grey. You will also find a small hint of green in it, – which is precisely what makes it complement mint tones or greenish-blue tones perfectly.
7 Minty Breeze 7163
Minty Breeze is a greyish slightly dirty mint shade. Not pastel-like, but rather muted and discreet. Beautiful with both lighter mint tones, as well as the golden blue tones or beige colours. If you do not like boldly coloured walls, choosing a soft option like this can be a great and simple option. A soothing shade that brings comfort and serenity to a kids room.
8 Sea Emerald 6084
If you do however want a bold and strong colour, Sea Emerald is vibrant colour with a Nordic touch. This greenish, turquoise tone is a fresh, sea-green colour that is easy to fall in love with. It can help enliven a variety of neutral interiors with its presence and put a smile on your face.
9 Gullhår 1012
Yellow is a neutral colour that works well with lots of design styles, making it a great choice for any child’s bedroom. Gullhår is a warm and welcoming shade which helps the space feel bright and cheerful.
10 Smooth White 8470
Want a natural and minimal colour, then go for Smooth White – a golden grey-white tone with green undertones. This is a soft and elegant colour, just as the name suggests it should be. It provides a calm, soft base that allows any accent colours to shine.
// Photos: Jotun Lady