Decorating & Furniture/my walls


i have a chocolate brown couch and chair what color should i paint my walls
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Hi Amanda,
I am often asked this question.  Brown is a neutral, so pretty much anything will go.  Do you have a favorite pillow or accessory?  If not, look for your inspiration and pull a color to tie everything together.  Blue is a popular choice for brown these days.  But go with what you like.  It could be sage green, terra cotta, golden yellow, grey, etc.   Good Luck!

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I am a Certified Interior Designer, Redesign and Home Staging Professional as well as a Certified Color expert. Therefore I am can assist with questions regarding space planning and furniture arrangement, color selection, art and accessory placement. I am also able to answer questions regarding the selection and sourcing of furniture and flooring materials as well as custom window treatments.


I started in the industry as a design consultant in the custom window treatment and home furnishings industry. I have gone on to establish my own full service interior decorating business, Kimberly Boyer Interiors, with specialities in redesign, home staging and color consultations. I was also a featured designer on MyHome2.0 a Verizon Fios sponsered Home Technology Makeover Show.

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