And you are right, it is usually very moody and dark but that room is South facing with cupboard style window shutters so we can close it all up and watch the big flat screen on the opposite side or pull the cupboards open to let all the light in. Hi Jane, I was wondering, how did you get on with your conservatory? Elements of Style Shop the Book.
Finally, which is your favourite dark colour and why? Using a crisp white like All White or Wimborne White can create a bold contrast and a very clean, graphic feel. This is easy for me as I absolutely love Stiffkey Blue. We are about to repaint our conservatory and whilst I favoured a lighter sage type colour my husband is keen on something darker charcoal so we are at a bit of a loss of what to do! This kitchen is amazing- and making me think I should have painted the frame of my window the same color as my lower cabinets!
They actually came back months later to shoot the cover and he wanted to shoot it more moody so shot it early in the morning to get that color — see the difference on the cover? I loved that HB featured a self taught designer for their cover…an added comfort for us non design schoolers!
Subscribe to Elements of Style Want new posts and announcements delivered to your inbox. Elements of Style Shop the Book. That company logo is amazing. Everything about it is perfection. However, if you want to create a really multi-layered dark look then pairing darks with darks is certainly an option.
Or layer darker tones? I love using dark colours.
I love the blue on blue — such an unexpected idea but looks great. That library is my favorite room in the whole house. The photographer Simon Watson was brilliant and kept checking in the room to see where the light was to get the exact shot he wanted to blow the light up.
I am trying to put a shop front on an old Georgian house — dark walls, north facing. I just did a post recently on navy blue link below and used some of the same images.
There are way too many exclaimations going on here! One wall is white but the rest is Nantucket farrow and ball hague blue colour match blue. One wall has got the Albany Flamingoes wallpaper on and it goes perfectly.
Hague Blue in your snug sounds stunning x. I am trying to put a shop front on an old Georgian house - dark walls, north facing. Subscribe to Le cordon bleu messenblok of Style Want new posts and announcements delivered to your inbox.
A slate grey carpet. We are about to repaint our conservatory and whilst I favoured a lighter sage type colour my husband is keen on something darker charcoal so we are at a bit of a loss of what to do.
This is easy for me as I absolutely love Stiffkey Blue. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. I want my home to feel light and airy, can I still use darker tones? Wow, Hague blue is the most gorgeous color!
This is easy for me as I absolutely love Stiffkey Blue. By decorating halls and landings in a very strong tone like Railings or Down Pipe you can trick the eye into thinking all the other rooms coming off it are even lighter than they farrow and ball hague blue colour match are, farrow and ball hague blue colour match. Love Jeanette and absolutely delighted that you featured her home on your blog.
Notify me of follow-up comments by email. What I think you like is that I muziek opnemen vanaf spotify the lower sill on the windows on either side of the range and ran the marble all the way into the frame so the windows actually close onto the marble counters.
We have isunda grey Kivik couches and poang rocker and chair from ikea, but otherwise the room has no other decoration yet - any paint colour suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
Her furniture is all white and ikea Hemnes range, but all the knobs have been exchanged for a mixture of Star Wars and Superhero ones I found on Etsy — Pinksugarcouture, there will be ikea stainless steel chunky shelves, her cot bed is Cambridge from Babies R Us. What a fab theme x. Interiors Week Paint Guides.
Hague Blue in your snug sounds stunning x. We are about to repaint our conservatory and whilst I favoured a lighter sage type colour my husband is keen on something darker charcoal so we are at a bit of a loss of what to do.
I am crushing hard on Hague Blue right now, farrow and ball hague blue colour match. It might seem counter-intuitive but small rooms are actually the perfect place to use strong colours. Is it upvc, it really showcases any foliage outdoors and in x. Designers of the neon and metallic accessories we login hotmail account without password seeing have also embraced this style of decorating as they know how much more eye-catching their accessories will be.
Although I really do love Stiffkey.
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What a delicious post. I kind of flipped when I saw the cover of the new House Beautiful. Well the painting started last night.