Beige But Not Boring!

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Beige- or any color in the family of creamy- has gotten itself quite a bad rap over the years.  Perhaps its the “Swiss coffee” walls we’ve all had in a terrible rental that started the downturn of beige.  Could it be the effect of bad lighting on beige- the effect of which is depressing and looks “aged” and dated? With great light and textures, beige can be anything but boring.  Beige can blanket a space in warm, calm earth element without being confining, creating a relaxing backdrop to an otherwise wildly active life.  And beige can be gorgeous! Check it out…!

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 Divine calm yet sexy bedroom.  Can someone build me this bed?!

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Cool and warmer tones of eggshell make this room visually interesting without being abrasive.

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Fabulous idea for adding earth tones: a collage of sepia printed photos.  Unexpected and so compelling.

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And when in doubt, a fresh mirror or pops of fresh color will elevate the “beige” upward to the dynamic, which still maintaining classic elegance!

Not too shabby for a “neutral”! xoxo Dana

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