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Hi, Im doing my my family room with orange colors and orange-red colors and i wanted to throw in some yellows and greens, i'm trying to figure out how to make it work though.any advice? can all those colors go together? i was planning on painting the walls in the room an orange-red color and i have dark brown curtains. please help me out! thank you!!

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Hi Krista,

Yes, all those colors will work together.  Having said that, my suggestion for the draperies is to lighten them.  Dark drapes/curtains on dark walls do not provide essential contrast, and will inhibit light from coming in the windows.  You may want to use a pale shade of yellow, or a pale shade of green at the window, then carry that color through the room in accessories.

Happy decorating!
Regards,
Jenny

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