Color Blocking Tips

Martha Stewart Living's Kevin Sharkey gives his tips for brightening up any event
Color blocking Tips from Kevin Sharkey

If you want to get started color blocking with any of the items featured in our video, we have their store and price below:


Teal, Blue, and Citrine Dinner Party:

  • Blue and Green Nouvel Studio tumblers from Gretel Home
  • Due Ice Oro gold flatware, by Mepra, $115 per setting,
  • Linen napkins w/ contrast border (blue/green/turquoise) by Tina Chen, available at Bergdorf Goodman, $35 each
  • Fanny goblet in blue by William Yeoward, $85
  • Raynaud Horizon Chargers from Scully and Scully (3 colors – from full page table shot)
  • Sunny Day salad plates by Thomas Rosenthal, Gracious Home, $17 each


Lime, Kelly Green, and Yellow Cocktail Party:

  • Square lacquered wooden tray, 12” x 12” in Peridot, West Elm, $22
  • Zig Zag brushed-wool throw in Emerald, $40,
  • 3 Lumbar Pillows from Wolf Home in Dark Green Dutchess Satin ($75), Honey Dutchess Satin ($75), and Snap Pea Como Silk ($55)
  • Vase options from Middle Kingdom
  • Paint, Martha Stewart for The Home Depot


Fushsia and Orange Breakfast in Bed:

  • Yves Delorme pillows
  • Palermo duvet/shams from Olatz
  • Martha Stewart Collection Serveware, All Ceramic Bird Dome with Plate, $36 at Macy’s



For more from Kevin Sharkey you can check out his blog