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On Trend: Bold and Black Exterior House Color
"All-black and coal-gray exteriors make a nonconformist statement on homes of any... than life and ooze urban cool? The answer is to paint it all black, like edgy designers... designers and real estate developers in L.A. and elsewhere are doing. If you really want... noticed and tongues wagging all over the neighborhood, it's a sure-fire trick.... house and another painted black on my recent trip to US. Fabulous and so stylish..."
Favorite Color Combinations: Gray and Yellow
"a safe and elegant choice is to keep everything in a gray, silver, black and white... As gray and greige reign as the neutrals du jour, you may be wondering what other... pairing gray with an electric color can enliven a space and put a stamp of personal... paired with gray throughout the house.... white and dark grey kitchen. :) Gray and yellow is fresh isn't it! It works very... remodel and found a gorgeous grey and yellow toned rug for my living room; I am especially..."
10 Reasons to Love Pink and Gray Again
"classy gray for a classic combo just right for today... shades and strategic style render it less Xanadu and more zeitgeist.... old pink and gray. Although the combo can scream '80s if you go too mauve or metallic... the pink-and-brown bandwagon. Then, abruptly, I fell off. These days, I'm digging good... Pink and grey from the 80's has to be one of my most hated colour combos and there's... Pink and black is still one of the ultimate combos, if done right. Elvis knew it..."
Guest Picks: 20 Gray and White Bedroom Finds for Both Sexes
Rest assured that these soft shades will create a relaxing feel, while textures and patterns ensure a bedroom that's no snoozefest
"textures and patterns ensure a bedroom that's no snoozefest... subdued and mature. I love how calm gray is and how it complements silver and white... aspects of a gray and white room can come through via patterns and textures. Perhaps the... husband and wife. — Natasha from Schue Love... bedroom in grey and white, with small pops of turquoise and chartreuse. And I'm having... some black , the rug is a black Karastan with some very muted grey / green and sort of..."
Guest Picks: Sweet, Soothing Pink and Gray Accents
Instill a restful vibe with a touch of romance, using furnishings and decor in shades of rose petals and clouds
"furnishings and decor in shades of rose petals and clouds... pinks and grays! But May can be sweet and stormy, so I think the two colors fit the... are calm and beautiful and make up one of my favorite color combos. — Melissa from Melissa... pinks and grays as I travel into the lovely month of May. Well, let me be honest... was pink and chocolate brown and it was gorgeous! OMG no....not pink and grey. That's... especially the grey chair The Black and Pink Marbled Planter looks IDENTICAL to the late 80's..."
Color Feast: When to Use Gray in the Dining Room
"shade of gray pairs nicely with whites and woods to serve up elegance and sophistication... tion, and they look crisp and modern when mixed with white. You can warm it all up... color and fall back on white or beige for their dining rooms. That's not to say you... using gray. Medium to dark grays are especially unexpected in a dining room. They... out my gray paint selections for dining rooms along with seven suave dining rooms..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Charcoal Gray
The most modern neutral, charcoal gray looks great in dining rooms, living rooms and even nurseries. Here's how to use it best
"charcoal gray looks great in dining rooms, living rooms and even nurseries. Here's how... True gray (or achromatic gray) is a mixture of black and white. It has equal values... green and blue (RGB), and thus no hue. Off-grays — what we most often use in decorating... beiges; and less dramatic than black. (I guess that would be Dad?) As Texas designer... green and blue. Cool grays are noticeably blue, green or violet. Warm grays are..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Gray in the Bath
Go for elegance and sophistication without going overboard on coolness, using these gray bathroom paint picks and inspirational photos
"elegance and sophistication without going overboard on coolness, using these gray bathroom... seeing gray stand all on its own more and more in residential interiors. The trick... to dark and cool to warm, along with seven stylish examples of how to use gray in a... sterile and institutional. You can do this by adding warm wood tones or by choosing... cool gray bathroom can feel soothing. Here are some gray paint selections that..."
Guest Picks: Subtle Gray Tableware Gives Food the Spotlight
Let your holiday feast stand out against understated gray and silver dishes, platters, linens and cutlery
"understated gray and silver dishes, platters, linens and cutlery... shades of gray. For me gray is the new neutral that really lets the food, drink and flowers... pieces in gray, with some pewter, silver and mercury glass thrown in for good measure... bought grey dishes to be in harmony with my white/black/steel kitchen. I'm delighted... about gray dishes - seems kind of dingy to me. JMO. I can see all this for New Year's..."
Dreaming in Color: 8 Gorgeous Gray Bedrooms
"go dark and bold or slip into something more soothing... warmer gray and add in some black, white and/or metallic accents for a clean, sop... dramatic black bedrooms, so let's go a few notches lighter this week and explore the... cool, and still pair the neutral with just about any other color. Cool grays look... shades of gray for bedrooms. I love gray for its versatility. You can go light or dark... stunning gray-clad bedrooms on Houzz, along with suggestions for pulling together your..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Light Gray
The hottest new neutral can be cool or warm, formal or casual, and feminine or masculine. Talk about versatile
"casual, and feminine or masculine. Talk about versatile... neutral gray is a mixture of black and white, but we hardly ever see a true neutral... rooms and with blues and beiges. You can treat them almost like a light blue. Warm... that work and illustrate the beauty and versatility of the color.... neutral gray. What we see are infinite shades of warm and cool grays. Warm grays have yellow... yellow grays are complemented by creamy whites and warm colors like yellows, pinks..."
50 Shades of Gray
Gray is hotter than ever, thanks to a hit novel full of romance and dark secrets. Tell us: Which paint shade possesses you?
"Gray is hotter than ever, thanks to a hit novel full of romance and dark secrets... Christian Grey in a movie version? I'll take Gray Owl OC-52 by Benjamin Moore and Chris... shade of gray paint? Please tell us the paint name, number and manufacturer. *Who would... Shades of Grey is flying off bookstore shelves, shades of gray paint are rocking sales... popular gray spaces to help you find the perfect gray. Whether you go light with Martha..."
Dare to Go Gray in the Garden
"neutral gray as a soother, a buffer and a framework for plants in many colors... climates and because they can create a monochromatic silver-gray garden. But gray can... beneficial. Gray and silver plants have been written about because they tend to be suited... a calm and contemporary living space. There are many other reasons that using gray... Gray has become a popular color choice for interior walls, as it combines so well..."
When to Paint Your Home Gray
This perfectly neutral and highly versatile color can create subtle distinctions among exterior architectural elements or stand on its own
"neutral and highly versatile color can create subtle distinctions among exterior a... considering a gray exterior, go beyond monolithic and battleship gray to really explore this... exterior. And gray can be applied in many forms, from a solid paint to a semitransparent... stain, gray allow the complexity and beauty of wood to come through. So if you're... style, age and location. Also, with this color's wide range of hues, two or more shades..."
Guest Picks: Go Gray for Modern Elegance
Done up in chinoiserie, Greek key patterns and sculptural accessories, gray has all the sophistication with none of the somber
"patterns and sculptural accessories, gray has all the sophistication with none of the... Gray is rivaling white and beige as the perfect neutral. It is modern, elegant and... sophisticated, and it pairs beautifully with any color. Used on chinoiserie, gray creates... home. Use gray chinoiserie in the living room, dining room, master bedroom, guest room... more! Gray looks so well with - and always plays up - just about every other color..."