Liz Miles
Liz Miles
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Chartreuse is a tricky color!


I attempted a chartreuse nightstand and I think I failed. The shade isn't quite right. It's too yellow. So, it's back to the paint chips. I need to find a chartreuse/citron green that is more green than yellow, but isn't too fluorescent and has some warmth to it. If you have any paint color recommendations, let me know!
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  • Chris Keating-Ingelse
    on Mar 5, 2013

    There's a great Sherwin Williams color called "Citronella" that we used on our living room walls (talk about risky!). The paint chip looks really yellow, but the color is more chartreuse!

  • Garlorr
    on May 1, 2014

    It needs a bit of black maybe. Just on the front of the drawers and top. If you don't like that idea I would do a graphic black stencil on it.

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