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Stephanie's "Orange & Turquoise" Room

Orange & Turquoise



Name:

Stephanie

Location:

Poway, California

Division:

West

Colors Used


Orange for the walls. High gloss white for the wood wall panel and shiny white vinyl for the tufted wall treatment.

Color Inspiration


This room is an entertainment room. Disco ball for dancing, big screen tv for wii or taking in a game. Orange, white and turquoise was the perfect combination to use this room, it is fun and flirty.

Color Tips


For a punch of color, the best advice I can give is to don't over use it. Adding lots of whites really showcases the main color. I always use at least 3 colors in one room, either with accessories, furniture or paint, it gives the room more depth and interest.

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Comments (61)

Amazing room with great design and color. My hats off to the owner, designer , and the builder!

posted by Advantage Security & Multimedia on November 10, 2011 at 2:12pm
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This is awesome, Stephanie! Beautiful design. Get this girl her own show.

posted by JamiLynn on November 13, 2011 at 5:15am
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Amazing room!! I am an orange and turquoise lover too!!

posted by LeAnn__ on November 7, 2011 at 10:00am
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Uhh...wow!!! I have to did you by the paneling or make it?

posted by sea9262 on November 7, 2011 at 9:22am
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love the colors and the room is so fun! The wall panel thing is very cool.

posted by HeyNowTex on November 7, 2011 at 9:32am
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Love this room!!!

posted by Tessmonster on November 7, 2011 at 10:50am
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stunning. what is that paneling?

posted by threeplusyou on November 7, 2011 at 1:55pm
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I would love to hang out in this room! How do I get on the guest list? ;-)

posted by SherriEakin on November 7, 2011 at 4:02pm
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WOW!!! This is the first room that has compelled me to comment! My absolute favourite for sure!

posted by pheebs79 on November 7, 2011 at 7:34pm
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Very cool room!!!

posted by cherylcastodio on November 7, 2011 at 7:59pm
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I love this room!!!!

posted by Sandyinpoway on November 7, 2011 at 8:23pm
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Thanks everyone for the compliments on my design! I am so thrilled to of been included in this color contest.

The wall was designed by me and then fabricated by this company http://www.patterncut.com/ It is made out of a thin wood veneer. Thanks again!

posted by stephanie@cre8tive on November 7, 2011 at 9:13pm
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I love this too!! Please respond to above post =) super interested too!

posted by tropicalihoney on November 7, 2011 at 11:19pm
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Love it!!

posted by Carrie_S on November 7, 2011 at 11:52pm
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Seriously stunning. Usually I shy away from decor accentuated by a disco ball, but all the other elements made me wish, too, that I was on the guest list. LOVE!

posted by sabjimata on November 8, 2011 at 7:28am
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Great job Stephanie

posted by Lone Hanssen on November 8, 2011 at 2:17pm
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The colors in this room just make you feel happy! It's a wonderful space!

posted by threentow on November 8, 2011 at 3:03pm
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Love the room, Steph! Designers run in the family. Hope you win!

posted by Traci DiLullo on November 8, 2011 at 7:38pm
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I LOVE this room! Great job Stephanie, good luck!
gail

posted by myrepurposedlife on November 8, 2011 at 9:48pm
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what a great fun looking room,love the way it feels elegant ,playful, inviting all at the same time GREAT JOB.

posted by Robert g on November 10, 2011 at 9:47am
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This is the best room ever. so many good memories. hope you win

posted by kathleen514 on November 9, 2011 at 5:51pm
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Best Room Ever! ;)

posted by alexisia on November 9, 2011 at 8:50pm
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That is one HOT room! And I love the disco ball idea....a nostalgic nod to our not too distant past, and I'm okay with that.

posted by BodaciousOne on November 9, 2011 at 9:10pm
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Amazing room. The textures and colors are winning.

posted by cindysully on November 10, 2011 at 9:39am
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I still remember walking into this room the first time and I was like, "AWESOME" and I still love seeing it and being there!! Great job Steph ;)

posted by TammyTavares on November 10, 2011 at 12:23pm
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Very shag baby! Love it.

posted by Bowl-o-Tuna on November 10, 2011 at 2:24pm
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Groovy! I love orange and this design is fantastic.

posted by sajoy on November 10, 2011 at 5:11pm
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Really fun room! I wish the photos had better lighting, but I love it regardless.

posted by Lizabethy on November 10, 2011 at 5:48pm
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Wowza....retrotastic! The colors are groovy, man! Totally rad! Wonder what the rest of the house looks like.....jonesing for a full tour, but you get my vote on this room alone!

posted by A Whimsical Girl Named Debbie on November 10, 2011 at 5:55pm
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Perfect place to party all night!! Music please!

posted by Bill Yen on November 10, 2011 at 7:34pm
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Truly one of a kind, You nailed it!!! Color combo and textures work perfect together.

posted by Markampm on November 10, 2011 at 8:26pm
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This is stunning! So bright and fun with a modern sophisticated flair!

posted by vintageology on November 11, 2011 at 5:03pm
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Stephanie! This room is gorgeous! Love your panel design.

posted by Rose@Confessionsofacurbshopaholic on November 11, 2011 at 5:34pm
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Thank you again for the nice comments! @mello1 and @tropicalihoney
I have contacted Pattern Cut who did the panels and they said that they can make them. You would have to contact them directly for the cost, it depends on size and quantity. Patterncut.com They are made from a thin wood and were secured with dowels glued on one side of the panel and then drilled into the wall. We covered the dowels with PVC pipe to hide the dowels. Hope this helps! Thanks again, Stephanie

posted by stephanie@cre8tive on November 11, 2011 at 10:22pm
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Party down in Poway!!! Orange, mod, disco... somehow it all works beautifully together. Truly amazing. Way to go!!

posted by FRESHKELLY on November 12, 2011 at 1:41pm
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wow looks like a showroom for a professional designer. Has too many ideas for one room but they are all quite interesting if not always successful all together in one room. The amateur home owner should be very proud of themselves.

posted by Indigosailor on November 13, 2011 at 6:46am
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i was so surprised with the orange that freshen me eyes!
its GREAT!

posted by October23 on November 13, 2011 at 9:15am
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Very cool. Has a happy feeling!!!

posted by MahaPederdon on November 13, 2011 at 5:09pm
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Still lovin' it!

posted by Katherine N. on November 13, 2011 at 6:25pm
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REALLY great! :) Love the colors! Beautiful wall!

posted by mahzer&vee on November 14, 2011 at 4:48pm
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Sorry but this looks like its out of an Austin Powers set. Great for 10 mins but would wear thin pretty quickly. Not a livable space in my humble opinion and not at all sure about the mattresses stuck to the wall. However, looks like this could be the region winner based on all the Facebook friends that have voted in the past 24 hours.

posted by ebb&flow on November 15, 2011 at 11:54am
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LOVE this room! Great Job!

posted by Lilwoman3636 on November 16, 2011 at 1:31am
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jealous much ebb&flow?? this room is so fun and creative it should be a winner!

posted by queenyellowsun on November 16, 2011 at 2:42am
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love the laser cut wall panel. looked the company up and yayyy, they are near by. may I ask how much the panel cost came out to?

posted by urban opulence on November 18, 2011 at 3:26pm
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loooooooooooooooooooove

posted by clampers on November 18, 2011 at 3:46pm
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it's so crazy it works. what a great space to entertain in.

posted by emispaghetti on November 18, 2011 at 3:54pm
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Very cool! I really like this one a lot.

posted by Jenny A. on November 19, 2011 at 8:30am
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This one prompted me to sign up! Inspiring!

posted by Tamlinares on November 20, 2011 at 8:56am
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this room is wild...it also looks very large. a fun space.

posted by kassgood on November 20, 2011 at 4:05pm
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Love the turquoise seating area.

posted by fionadoylejones on November 21, 2011 at 1:13am
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What's not to love? Let's see the rest of the house!

posted by TurtleNYC on November 21, 2011 at 11:01am
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Great design. Ammazing texture and color. Fun!

posted by lakesiderodeo222 on November 21, 2011 at 12:07pm
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Unbelievable color combo. Exciting.

posted by patb222 on November 21, 2011 at 12:10pm
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By design; the best room. I do design work myself. Truly a masterpiece.

posted by hillcresthoot222 on November 22, 2011 at 3:10pm
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I really love this color combo,fun and stylish glam.I absolutely luv the wall panel,texture shapes you used to frame the tv.
I usually don't like orange in a room but you combined it beautifully with my fav color turquoise,I luv it!!! I'm definitely a fan of orange now. I voted for you! I hope you win.

posted by JS_VISUALdesign on November 22, 2011 at 5:00pm
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This really is a great room. The combination of colors are perfect -- the orange is bold and the turquoise is very calming. Though all the elements are exciting, like the panelling and the mongoliam lamb pillows, it's not all cluttered and overdone. Even though you might say this room is a specific taste, it seems comfortable and welcoming and I think it would have broad appeal (evidenced by the fact that it is running neck and neck for the win).

posted by reclamationdesign on November 22, 2011 at 11:53pm
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This room is amazing!!!! Love it!

posted by Ali hansen on November 23, 2011 at 12:55am
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I want a disco ball for my bathroom!. Wow the vinyl tufted wall. I love that idea. I used to have a headboard like that but I like the idea for a whole wall. Do you do that? Can you give a tutorial on how.

posted by House Voyeur on November 23, 2011 at 9:27am
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Stephanie, I've been on your interior design website/blog where I have seen your home and this is a surprising and bold departure from the rest of the house. What made you decide on this theme?

posted by britabroad on November 23, 2011 at 1:40pm
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why no windows in this room?

posted by kassgood on November 23, 2011 at 1:54pm
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I think it's a beautiful apartment

posted by JudyLove on November 25, 2011 at 10:23am
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