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We on the color team debated vigorously about the worthiness of a traditional Valentine’s Day color for February’s Color of the Month. Some of us wanted to throw all of our eggs in Cupid’s basket, but others were feeling an egg of a different type…


…robin’s egg blue.

map wall tween room

Jessica’s color pick for this month won us over with its classic-cool tone and its ability to pair well with so many of our favorite hues. Her Pinterest board (which I keep finding myself staring at because it’s just so darn pretty) shows how this gorgeous shade can pass easily from vintage, to traditional, to modern with a deftness that not many colors can manage.

robins egg blue

Robin’s eggs via French Garden House; Chandelier via Maison Decor

Robin’s egg blue takes on different personalities depending on lighting, time of day, and the colors it’s near. This chameleon can complement corals, deep reds, yellows, metallics or simply a crisp white.
cottage kitchen robins egg island

I’ll admit bias since I just painted my living room this color last fall, but what about you? Do you love it? Hate it? Tell us what you think!

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66 Responses

  1. Mary Ann says:

    I bought the color tropical tides …it is so cool..I'm painting a dresser and mirror ..Glad I had picked this color before i saw it was the color of the month..

  2. [...] this weekend, all while my yard’s first daffodils bloomed away. Robin’s egg blue (our pick for February’s color of the month) is perfect for this unpredictable period: it’s cool enough for winter, yet it brings to mind [...]

  3. HGTVMallory says:

    My favorite color of all time.

  4. [...] more of a blue fix? Check out February’s Color of the Month: robin’s egg blue. It’s more of a cool, teal blue that’s perfect for welcoming the coming spring. FILED [...]

  5. Linda says:

    That's two out of three colors I used 7 years ago and just moved and still love colors. Using them in new house again….and I have never used colors twice!
    Something soothing about Robins Egg Blue.

  6. Linda says:

    Just remodeled bath in this color with Gray granite and white mouldings. This color makes me smile.

  7. M J Riley says:

    Who us the paint made by and what is the exact name or number?
    Thanks

  8. john says:

    where can i get robins egg blue at ?

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Lili ZarghamiLili is Editorial Director of HGTV.com. Her personal obsessions include looking for just the right sofa, ogling real estate listings, and reading floor-plans. She has an admitted "chair problem," collecting...

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