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Cyclist

02:15AM | 01/31/05
Member Since: 01/30/05
4 lifetime posts
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Large bedroom with high wooden steeple type ceiling painted white, white floor tiles, white windows and white bi-fold closet doors. King size mahogany 4-post bed, mahogany rocking chair, tall mahogany standing mirror, dark (Teak I think) bedside tables and possible tall dark colour bookshelf to come. Walls are currently a pale yellow which I would like to change. Curtains and bedspread still to get.

I'm think of painting the walls a sage green or similiar or maybe even a terracotta. Any ideas? Something bold but not bright. The white ceiling and floor makes it difficult to choose the right colour.

kellichitty

12:50PM | 02/01/05
Member Since: 12/26/04
14 lifetime posts
The best sage green I know is Benjamin Moore's "Dry Sage". I've used it in several client's homes, always to rave reviews. You will have no problem finding bedding and window treatments, because sage green is still very popular.

Good luck,

Kelli

1sapphire

06:15AM | 04/28/05
Member Since: 11/17/04
45 lifetime posts
i have Ben's dry sage and i have the camouflage colour as well, both are fabulous, camouflage has a gray base to it...also there is rosemary sprig, its a bit darker, but very nice

the terra cotta i have used is giant sequoia, gorgeous colour
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