I recently saw this Trend Spotting: Eco-Friendly Flooring while flipping through Fresh Home magazine, and the colors made me stop. Not only is the flooring beautiful, but the color selections for furniture and home decor go perfectly with the neutral grain of the wood. Are you trying to brighten up an otherwise boring/neutral space? Consider some bold color combinations such as the below.
I used FolkArt Acrylic paint to create my color palette (clockwise from top left): Lavender, Light Lavender, Tangerine, Yellow Citron.