My color of choice is boring and neutral: Navajo white.
Monday, October 22, 2012
Day Twenty Two--Neutral
When we first moved into this house, all of the walls were primed in a beige-y color. Of course, that didn't meet with my sensibilities, as I wanted to do the whole interior decorating thing that you CAN do when you actually own the property where you live. So, for the first few years, I did a lot of painting. At the time it must have been a big thing that I had seen somewhere, so the painting that I did was kind of the 'reverse' of what had been considered 'proper' for so many years: I painted walls a lighter color and the trim and ceiling a darker shade. It was kind of cool and I lived with it for many years--and even re-painted some rooms the same way with different colors. After a while, I realized how much easier it would be if I didn't have to change wall colors every time I got new furniture or accessories for a room, so I changed the way I felt about room colors. These days, I tend to favor this: