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Leah's "Earthy Superhero" Room

Earthy Superhero



Name:

Leah

Location:

Chicago, Illinois

Division:

North

Colors Used


Bermuda Blue and white paint, browns and splashes of red and quite a few others.

Color Inspiration


I wanted to make the tv/game/reading nook feel playful and enclosed and felt a dark color would do the trick. You would think that the blue in the painting of the woman or the blue in the textile would inspire the color but really I'm just attracted to deep blues. The browns and bits of red just sort of happened.

Color Tips


Use the colors that make you happy and it will just somehow come together.

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Comments (10)

An unusual combination of colors, but really inviting! I can't understand why this hasn't garnered more "favorites".

posted by tmoore on November 3, 2011 at 9:46am
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I love deep blues and browns, and the use of a few brighter colors and playful patterns make this room very inviting.

posted by bellsonhopi on November 3, 2011 at 11:24am
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I love the combination of such bold, dramatic colours. It works well! The room is so cozy.

posted by JasmineIsDomestic on November 3, 2011 at 10:41pm
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I love these colours! The thing is, I'm seeing only one corner of the room.

posted by mimichan on November 4, 2011 at 2:19am
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I love this!! So cute and cozy.

posted by oreillyink on November 4, 2011 at 2:46am
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I love this! What is the wall color, if you don't mind? I'm looking for a saturated blue for the dining room and this is kind of what I had in mind.

It seems like a place where you could spend hours.

posted by kpaupau on November 4, 2011 at 11:32am
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Bermuda blue by behr and it looks better in person.

posted by leahrae1 on November 4, 2011 at 5:46pm
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Very Inspiring !! Thank you!!

posted by WabiSabiHolly on November 8, 2011 at 11:08am
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LOVE that color!!!!

posted by swillson on November 13, 2011 at 2:02am
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This room reminds me of my childhood for some reason. Very nice!

posted by jednakasia on November 16, 2011 at 3:23pm
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