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Brown or Blue

We want to paint a feature wall in our guest room. The colors of the bedding are a pale blue and chocolate brown, blue being the predominate color. The bed frame is a knotted pine and the head of the bed will be against the painted wall. So the question is would you paint the wall Chocolate brown or pale blue?

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whitefamily

Asked by whitefamily at 9:22 AM on Feb. 6, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • Chocolate brown. The headboard and linens will really pop against it.
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 9:24 AM on Feb. 6, 2011

  • Brown will be gorgeous
    Librarylady60

    Answer by Librarylady60 at 9:26 AM on Feb. 6, 2011

  • I would go with brown
    tpaangel8122

    Answer by tpaangel8122 at 9:41 AM on Feb. 6, 2011

  • Brown!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:55 AM on Feb. 6, 2011

  • My vote is for chocolate brown too (c:
    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 10:20 AM on Feb. 6, 2011

  • brown for sure!
    MommyH2

    Answer by MommyH2 at 10:20 AM on Feb. 6, 2011

  • I'm sorry. I don't like feature walls. I would rather paint a color and then use the other color as accent pieces, paintings/art that reflect it and such. Now, I like both colors you mentioned. I would paint all the walls blue with the accents in the brown to draw it out.
    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 11:15 AM on Feb. 6, 2011

  • pale blue. definitely.
    valerieokay

    Answer by valerieokay at 11:28 AM on Feb. 6, 2011

  • chocolate brown
    virgo550

    Answer by virgo550 at 11:42 AM on Feb. 6, 2011

  • if you paint it brown, you can change the accent colors without changing the wall colors. I had this dilemma and learned that the task of painting is tougher than replacing a beds comforter set. Gives you a bit more freedom to change in the future, so yes I would go with the brown.
    f.r.e.

    Answer by f.r.e. at 11:47 PM on Feb. 7, 2011

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