What Will it Take?

How many examples do I need before I will commit to painting the tiny office upstairs a dark blue?

Exhibits 1-100, well not quite 100 but this is enough,

the estate of things chooses meg braff room

Meg Braff

navy blue living room Living Etc

Living Etc

navy wall klotz House Beautiful

House Beautiful

Although this room appears slate or almost black it is still a compelling argument for dark rooms

Kmldesign navy room


Navy & Cream room, via coco+kelley

via Coco+Kelley

Diane Bergeron navy blue living room

Diane Bergeron 

Navy Blue Wall & White Fireplace

and the most convincing for me is,

dark blue small room Black & Poole

dark blue2 Black & Poole

 Black & Poole

navy blue kitchen Plum Cushion

Plum Cushion

Blue Magic Navy-rooms

a little brighter blue but I had to include it because it is such a handsome room,

Crisp blue + white bedroom: Benjamin Moore 'Starry Night Blue'

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  • Go for it! I just painted my bedroom dark blue and I love it. It actually feels bigger to me and it has so much more presence now. You won’t regret it.

  • Just painted my guest room “Peaceful night” and I LOVE it! So soothing, dramatic, mysterious…Posting my “after” shots in the next few days on my blog–just one little project to finish.

    It took four coats, but I’m so happy with it.

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