Sandra aka Blondie
Sandra aka Blondie
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Asked on Feb 29, 2012

I posted this on my blog....

Ltt834476Sandra aka BlondieSusan S
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but received no responses... so I hope someone can give me a little advic (either here or on my blog).
http://simplerestyle.com/2012/02/27/end-table-restyle-project-what-color/
7 answers
  • KMS Woodworks
    on Feb 29, 2012

    I have always been a fan of "earth tones" so your chocolate browns may work well with a two tone for this piece...perhaps a darker base color with some distressing that will allow it to show through. For the top a light cream to cappuccino color

  • How about a nice deep Orange?

  • Sandra aka Blondie
    on Feb 29, 2012

    Both are excellent ideas. A POP of color would brighten the room tremendously. I've never considered orange (being from Aggieland). But a deep orange might bring interesting contrast. Just don't tell any of my Aggie friends...lol

  • Post us some pics....we have a ton of great designers posting on Hometalk...you'll get some fabulous ideas

  • Susan S
    on Mar 2, 2012

    This sounds like something right up Shabby Daze alley or Janet w/Empty Nest. They both do a lot of furniture rehab work and produce some pretty amazing results breathing new life in to what others might think was beyond redemption!!

  • Sandra aka Blondie
    on Mar 5, 2012

    Hello All... and thank you again for your input. I'm about 90% sure I'm going to go with the DC gray. I think it will offer a nice contrast to the chocolate brown sofa, loveseat, and recliner; as well as the blue curtains and pillows. I will actually have about 3 other small tables that I hope to paint the same color. Will update when I get around to actually working on the project.

  • Ltt834476
    on Sep 16, 2015

    Blue, gray and brown make a beautiful mix of colors. Good choose. But I agree, pictures speak louder than words. Good luck!

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