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What color curtains would look good with..

Off white walls.. We got the paint at wal-mart, it was the kind that is already in stock and it didn't need mixing. I was thinking something along the lines of plum, white or tan. Not exactly sure though.

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Asked by BillmanWife at 12:48 PM on May. 30, 2009 in Home & Garden

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  • well depending on what color your furniture and wall hangings and stuff are. unless your going to decorate around the curtain color. I think Plum would look good. Thats a bold color. And you can accent a few other plum couch pillows and stuff with tan furniture.

    Answer by angie_david at 12:51 PM on May. 30, 2009

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    Answer by Farrahann at 12:54 PM on May. 30, 2009

  • ANY contrasting color would work well with cream colored walls...especially jewel tones...hunter green, sapphire blue, ruby red or shades thereof! I would stay away from pastel colors--they'll look washed out against light walls.

    Then be sure to include toss pillows, a blanket throw, or other colorful accents in the same color as the drapes to bring the color in to the room.

    Answer by LoriKeet at 12:59 PM on May. 30, 2009

  • what i did was buya rich tone swag with bold flowers there is also a valance..this is a bay window but you can do this for any wimdow.and then underneath i bought sheer off white kind of lace curtains. we bought the house for this window i didnt want to close it off completely...good luck

    Answer by raineydays377 at 1:24 PM on May. 30, 2009

  • oh a rich plum would be gorgeous! or even a rich burgendy or a gold. depending on what colors you like, lavender whatever :)

    Answer by NewLady1 at 9:38 PM on May. 30, 2009

  • I would think any darker colors, like dark browns, rich colors like burgundy, dark greens, even like navy blue or midnight blue depending on the color scheme of the rest of the room.

    Answer by AprilDJC at 12:48 AM on May. 31, 2009

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