Pantone’s colour of the year in 2014, Dazzling Blue, is the liveliest of accent colours, the perfect complement to both dark winter days and warm summer nights.

Shop-talk-feeling-blue1. Blue Streak—Truss chair in Muskoka Surf ($950) by Gus Modern, 2. Sweet Sweater—Blue Aran sweater ($548) by Chinti and Parker, 3. True Blue—St Giles Blue #280 paint ($33/750ml) by Farrow and Ball, 4. Royal Flash—The Shapes royal square pillow ($58) by Unison, 5. Blue Crush—Kastehelmi serving bowl ($65) by Iittala, 6. Glass Action—Jack Blue glass candleholder ($10), 7. Basket Case—Mika Tolvanen Restore basket ($139) by Muuto,