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1776 Classic Gray & White Color Scheme Stories
Bathed in Color: How to Get White Right in the Bath
Get the pure look you want without going institutional by paying attention to tone, texture and sheen in an all-white bathroom
"find all-white spaces stark, boring and cold. The key to working with white is to pay... inviting white bathroom, and examples of white done right.... gorgeous, colorful bathrooms on Houzz, but let's focus on white bathrooms this week.... White is a popular choice for bathrooms because we associate the color with cleanliness... in a white space, since the hue is a terrific blank canvas. I recommend injecting... necessary. White on white color schemes are a longstanding, sophisticated color choice...."
5 Smashing Black and White Homes
"high-contrast color combination provides the perfect base for bold interior design... black and white as a base makes these switch-ups very easy and is visually striking.... black and white as a starting point.... black and white with pops of color. Beautiful spaces! I love black and white but need... black and white colour scheme, I think it works.... other color infused. I LOVE this idea book.....black and white, SO beautiful. The..."
Trim Color Tips: Get Your White Trim Right
Set off wood tones, highlight architectural features, go minimalist ... white trim is anything but standard when you know how to use it
"minimalist ... white trim is anything but standard when you know how to use it... your trim white, here are a few options that might spark an idea for your project.... a trim color; it's a relatively small detail, but I've seen many homeowners stress... use a white-white on my trim in my 1920s home. A creamier white is better for old... Super White too. I find it is a pure white. Some of the other whites look dingy to..."
Black and White Bring Classic Style to a Bath
High-contrast styling and architecture-loving wallpaper give a New Jersey bathroom eye-catching elegance
"inspired the classic black and white color scheme, elegant marble and polished nickel finishes... bathroom’s classical style, and it caused the designer to have to do a lot of meticulous... Black and white are always my favourite bathroom colours, and I love the classic design... black and white bath -- and I always love a black toilet seat on a white toilet! Great... weekend?!? A classic black and white bath is my favorite look! This one does not disappoint..."
Using White Marble: Hot Debate Over a Classic Beauty
"their classic white and gray veining, has been used for centuries in homes and public... about when white marble is appropriate to use. As the specifying interior designer,... thassoss white that is pure white? any ideas for using that? White carrera marble is... Danby White Marble. Sorry about that. This Marble is the hardest White Marble in... misty white (aka mistery white), and danby. We finally finished our kitchen last..."
March Into Year-Round Chic With 15 Twists on Red, White and Blue
Parade your patriotism and your style sophistication with new looks for a classic color trio. Drumroll, please ...
"for a classic color trio. Drumroll, please ...... elevate this classic combo to high design. Here are 15 ways to take this classic color combo... bright white, fire engine red and navy blue. Those are great classics, but tweaking... chic red, white and blue rooms for all year. Taking whites a little creamy or tan,... of red, white and blue, I usually think of good old-fashioned Fourth of July decorations... versus the white kitchen with checkered curtains in red/white, a red teapot, red rag..."
Design 2011: 8 Home Decorating Trends to Play With
Watch for More Silhouettes, Fiery Color, Creamy Tones, Aged Wood, Updated Classics and a New Way With Gray
"Fiery Color, Creamy Tones, Aged Wood, Updated Classics and a New Way With Gray... room with classic, white traditional molding. Incorporating some luxury & beauty into... the calm white and beige bedroom. The Louis XV chair and ottoman are beautiful & appropriate... modern and classic pieces. This eclectic look is sure to be a big trend in 2011. http://bit... see the gray and fiery hues - we put grey (SW's proper gray) below the chair rail in..."
My Houzz: Soothing Charm Near a Netherlands Nature Reserve
Whites, grays and cheerful colors in gently mixed old and new furnishings appeal in a Dutch family's new-construction home
"Whites, grays and cheerful colors in gently mixed old and new furnishings appeal... accepts white walls and want to put color on every wall. It is a "calm" and grown up... like the white walls, but a few paintings here and there may be all it needs to add... limited color palette. No wonder: ours is similar, only with a splash of red here and... splash of color. Other than that, it's very nice! I like how the exterior form & materials..."
Guest Picks: Details for a Classic White Kitchen
Check out these white tiles, countertops and accessories, plus a few stainless steel touches, for a pristine-looking cooking space
"these white tiles, countertops and accessories, plus a few stainless steel touches... an all-white kitchen for a while now, so after months of researching, this ideabook... all that white carrera and white subway tiles and white toe-stubbing footed cabinetry... look too classic White kitchens are SO VERY CLASSIC. If I have a client who is on a... an off white colour on cabinets. Already have white tile back splash. So need new..."
Dreaming in Color: 5 Fab Not-Beige Bedroom Neutrals
Go soothing without slipping into yawn territory, with purples, blue-grays and more on bedroom walls
"blue-grays and more on bedroom walls... intense color but want to move beyond white and beige, I’ve pulled together some of... paint color consultation, I often avoid suggesting beige. And clients even ask to... other colors, materials and styles of decor. Yet they still look fresh and current... What color of white would you use for the trim Off-white of some sort. Be extremely... 'Flokati', white with grey undertones. Trims and doors oriental white. I agree if you..."
Going Greige: Tips for Choosing This All-Around Neutral
"on of gray with the earthy qualities of beige, you get greige. Whether you call... a warm gray or a cool beige, you'd be correct in either case. In nature, greige is... is the color of stonework and many types of wildlife. It's an organic, elegant neutral... other color. If you've been looking for the perfect neutral and you're torn between... between gray or beige, you'll get the best of both worlds by choosing greige...."
10 Ways to Make Your Neutral Palette Shine
"beige and gray with a rich combination of texture, shape and pattern... neutral colors by default. But it takes more than a lack of colors to create a successfully... neutral color palette only to end up with a room that is a lifeless sea of beige? A... neutral colors can create a space that is soothing, sophisticated and warm if it is... to use color, worried that they will get it wrong, so they end up with all neutral..."
12 Colors to Pump Up Your Home Gym
Peeling gray walls not inspiring your workouts? Exercise your right to a motivating space with these stylish paint picks
"eling gray walls not inspiring your workouts? Exercise your right to a motivating... moving is color. Your fitness area shouldn't be an afterthought or look sterile. Remember... power of color when it comes to getting a good workout and staying in shape.... vibrant colors. In this gym, electric green and vivid blue provide a color scheme... Super White, Benjamin Moore Remember that your ceiling is the "fifth wall" in your..."
7 Ways to Paint Your Trim Fantastic, From Classic to Fearless
"glossy white and call it a day. But in reality, subtle changes in how you paint trim... safe and classic to fearless and unexpected, and they all help set the tone for the... glorious color (right now, white on yellow in the bathroom is fine but the white on... pick a white trim to go with white walls. How many shades apart should they be?... I love white woodwork or any color that contrasts with the wall color.. Rooms with..."
Subway Tile Picks Up Gray Grout
Heading into darker territory, subway tile offers a graphic new look for kitchens, bathrooms and more
"to pair white subway tile with dark gray grout in a running-brick pattern. The resulting... interiors with white subway tiles installed with gray grout. From kitchens to bathrooms to... White 3-by-6-inch tiles, commonly known as subway tiles, are a staple of kitchen... love this classic tile: It's affordable and uncontroversial — and best of all, it's usually... stock. White subway tile is ever popular, but a style that has been gaining in popularity..."