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Color Combinations: Brown and Green
"shades of brown and green will always work together, with greens from lime to leaf paired... range of browns from twig to chocolate. I admit, I just made up "twig" brown, but I'm... of the room. I chose Benjamin Moore colors because (a) I've used their paint on my... is my living room with brown and green and my mantel! Thanks for posting this great... blue and brown? I'm a fan of green, but it has to be rich deep greens like emerald,..."
Room of the Day: Addressing the Green Piano in the Room
A homeowner’s favorite furniture item presents an interesting design challenge and reveals a fascinating history
"around the green piano in the room. “When I started on the living room, the homeowner... keep the green piano in the corner. Of course, I thought, ‘What do you mean, green piano... California, living room and designed around it accordingly.... in the room, but interior designer Charmean Neithart thought she’d heard her clients... dining room table. The piano in our living room used to be green although a lighter..."
Guest Picks: 20 Gorgeous Green Fabrics for Spring
Revive a room’s look with the freshest color around, on fabrics in styles from traditional to alternative animal print
"ive a room’s look with the freshest color around, on fabrics in styles from traditional... love for green means that I am constantly keeping tabs on my favorite green products... floor green. Mother Nature knows what she’s doing with this hue, and though I’m not... "spring green" - lovely green pinstripe fabric (echoing the lush green foliage in the... except the brown flowers. When flowers are brown, they are generally dead. I just don't..."
Why You Should Give Brown a Chance
If 'blech' is your first response to brown, you're missing out on the opportunity for a warm-looking room that appeals to both sexes
"response to brown, you're missing out on the opportunity for a warm-looking room that appeals... honeyed browns are warm and cozy, while the deep red-browns feel more luxurious. But... Brown is generally thought of as a masculine color that promotes feelings of strength... shade of brown, is supposed to bring on feelings of sadness or gloominess. Poor old... old brown. It's quoted as the least loved of colors, and yet it's the color of some..."
Great Combinations: Blue and Brown
"Every Room From the Colors of Earth and Sky... blue and brown room that appeals to everyone. Check out this collection of rooms for... blue and brown is a popular color combination in home decorating today. It is also very... take a room from restful to energetic. With their ability to vary greatly in both... blue and brown the same way we look back and avacado green and orange that was so popular... wearing a brown suit and blue socks or a blue suit and brown socks. Just doesn't seem..."
6 Green-Roof Myths, Busted
Leaky, costly, a pain to maintain ... nope, nope and nope. Get the truth about living roofs and see examples from simple to elaborate
"about living roofs and see examples from simple to elaborate... Green roofs, living roofs, vegetated roofs, ecoroofs — whatever you want to call... that green roofs are only for ecobuffs, they're high maintenance and they're ex... common green-roof myths and see if they, er, hold any water.... maintain the room temp. also in the time of hot season I have seen several green roofs... of a green roof. Anyone got advice about implementing green roofs in Perth, Western..."
Great Color Combination: A Green and Black Palette
"from the living room to the laundry room, take a cue from nature... I like green and black together while driving down one of these streets after a good... it's green and black. These colors just look good together. Take a look at how these... like The Green Hornet. Very 1960s. Right rhn1965. I think there was a Green Hornet... looking room. The mirror table is great. I love primary green and black. Thank you... paper...green and black zebras I have a bedroom with a teal/green carpet. Painting..."
More Top Paint Picks for 2014: New Greens, Blues and Neutrals
Valspar’s new colors aim to lift spirits and express creativity. Here’s how to use 9 of them in lively ways
"anything. My living room furniture is the colors of early autumn and the yellow is a great... ivories, greens and golds in the guest bedroom; and in my computer room, I have a Dali-esque... our grey living room! I used the Mark Twain Grey from Valspar's historic line. This... on my living room and bedroom walls (accents do better there). The hallways have... kid's room (toddler)? We absolutely love a blue finish in pretty much every room..."
Take Ownership of Your Rental's Green Factor
"ecofriendly living is beyond reach. These 16 tips can help... comes to green design. But what about renters? If you rent your apartment, some of the... whose "green" ideas turned into brown floods. And I charged them for the repair because... renters go "green"! Another tip for keeping the air from escaping is to make an inexpensive... in the room.7. Switch to CFL or LED bulbs. If you haven't done it yet, switch over..."
Color Feast: When to Use Green in the Dining Room
Squeeze a little lime into the space where you dine — green walls, chairs or accessories can be delicious if you do them right
"dine — green walls, chairs or accessories can be delicious if you do them right... colors — greens, blues and purples — in a dining room because they are thought to be... out my green paint picks as well as tips on how to make green an appetizing hue in... eat your greens, I'm going to encourage you to keep an open mind about injecting greens... house is green. The one room I didn't paint green was the dining room. Just reading..."
Get a Soft Spot for Sea-Glass Green
Soften a room's look by washing its walls in this delightfully airy shade, no sand in your shoes required
"ten a room's look by washing its walls in this delightfully airy shade, no sand in... types of rooms with any style of architecture, sea-glass green especially shines in... sea-glass green — like Benjamin Moore's Palladian Blue HC-144 and Sherwin-Williams' Sea... sky, the green of the ocean and the opalescence of a pearl. Appropriate in all types... for that living room in San Francisco. I do live in a cool foggy costal area with too..."
Go Green By Walking on Green: Choosing Gorgeous and Green Rugs
"gorgeous and green rug for your home. But what to look for? Here are some tips for choosing... in a room. And remember: Your eco-friendly rug choice is making a difference in... dining room. Reuse of a client's old family rug brought warmth and color to a newly... designed room! Love how the rug's colors pick up those in the upholstered chairs. Great... .Now "Green" High-end rugs are also possible ! Sheep from around the world have about..."
Great Color Combo: Indigo and Citron Green
Versatile and understated, this color duo feels on point all year round in spaces from the nursery to the living room
"blue and green. Just picture a tree at the height of summer, its leafy branches waving... kelly green or lime and turquoise. Here's one more that deserves to be on the list... of like room #2, but with more navy and white and less green. We did a lime and black/white... would live with in my house, but I appreciate it's loveliness. love the green. beautiful... in lime green and navy blue. Oh, the looks I rec'd at bridal showers etc. I had an..."
A Violet, Brown, Bronze and White Holiday
"lime green and brown are not only abundant, they're usually discounted. Here's how I... violet, brown, white and bronze. Why? Well, for many reasons. First up, it was royal... red and green fly off the shelves; less-used colors such as violet, hot pink, lime... chocolate brown, but never thought of using purple with brown. I wish I had seen you... red and green. Very fun. I'm trying to figure out how to kidnap you on Black Friday..."
Olive Green: Sophisticated or Drab?
"touch of living color to our spaces. Olive green is technically considered to be a yellow... it, the green olive. Olive drab, with more green and the addition of gray, is closely... uniforms. Add brown to it and you have dark olive. Certainly an all-olive room would be dull... really green: green exterior, green carpeting, green walls, green kitchen appliances... retro green in our living room and it was a bold choice, tons of compliments. I..."