I have a red couch-What color should go on the windows?

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  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on Feb 14, 2017
    What other colors do you have in the room(carpets,other furniture,wall color etc)?
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    • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on Feb 15, 2017
      Maybe this will help you. Its a hard question to help with without seeing a picture and everyone has there own sense of decorating. www.how.com/info_12130704_curtains-hang-red-sofa.html
  • Terry Terry on Feb 14, 2017
    A golden color goes great with red.
  • Nikki Nikki on Feb 15, 2017
    I would do dropcloth curtains. You can bleach them and then tape them off to put stripes of some sort - gold, red, black - I guess it depends on the other colors in the room. :)
  • Hillela G. Hillela G. on Feb 15, 2017
    I agree with Terry, I love the idea of gold to accent the red
  • Hillela G. Hillela G. on Feb 15, 2017
    But, I wouldn't go much louder than gold because red is such a statement color, you can also do well with neutrals to highlight the red
  • Jamie Jamie on Feb 15, 2017
    I love floral curtains
  • Maria Peters Maria Peters on Feb 15, 2017
    Thank you so much. About 5 years ago I lived in flushing,Queens. Glad to hear from someone back East. Never thought about Floral. Have some old ones will try it out.
    • Jamie Jamie on Feb 18, 2017
      Yes I'm here in Whitestone about 7years , but I also live upstate n I love curtains I change mine seasonal or more, I'm in the grey now
  • Maria Peters Maria Peters on Feb 15, 2017
    Thank you,everyone has been so nice with all the ideas. I am going to try it. I saw some drop cloths in the reuse store here. There were just piles of them. I will go pick then up tonight. Thank you again.
  • Maria Peters Maria Peters on Feb 16, 2017
    Thank you so much. Everyone has been so helpful.The couch is a loud red .Smile
    it was a gift I brought for myself from the use but good store. The gold sounds great. once again thank you
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    • Funny, I think the same thing when there are multiple windows facing the same direction on the house.
  • Irene Irene on Feb 17, 2017
    My couch is burgundy, and I though burgundy was too dark (and overkill). I really wanted something more neutral but not white or beige. I finally decided on a light silver gray. That was 4 years ago, and I have never been disappointed. It took me a while to find just the right shade (steel gray is just too cold looking). I found a beautiful light silver with tiny threads of several colors running through it. They are not noticeable unless you look up close, but boy how pretty they are.
  • Jamie Jamie on Feb 18, 2017
    Floral or sheer curtains n sunlight
  • Pat Pat on Feb 18, 2017
    Wall color
    • Maria Peters Maria Peters on Feb 19, 2017
      Hi Pat. The walls are a off white. The landlord said I can only paint a gray or a very light yellow. Not much to go by-- right
  • Christina Yates Christina Yates on Mar 06, 2017
    I see lots of people are suggesting cream or ivory I agree, if your chair is as you describe then a neutral colour would be better as any pattern could make your room too fussy. You could alternate red and cream cushions to match on the couch this would tie it all together. Good luck