Decorating & Furniture/wall color


cheries living room
cheries living room  
As you can see, I have oak furniture and a large pink and gray fireplace. What wall color would you suggest. (pay no attention to the upholstered furniture, i plan to change it to a plain neutral with slipcovers) there is a large plain wall across from the fireplace where the couch is.
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It looks like there is some grey in the brick fireplace. If you paint your walls grey I think it would be a big improvement to your space. Also if you add a mantle to the fireplace it would break up the large expanse of brick. I can see a chunky white mantle. I don't know if you like your brass fireplace screen, but if you don't you could always use a liquid sander on it to remove the shiny coat and then paint it  with a metal fireproof flat black paint. Those changes would really update your room.

Hope that helps!

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