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I would like to paint my living room - currently we have
green (more light fern green) and red curtains with gold and cream  sheers.  I have a couch that is choclate brown and 2 armchairs that are with a paisely print that have the colors of
red, green and gold. Am not sure what color to paint the walls that will co-ordinate with the curtain and couch colors?   Any advice would be appreciated.  Thanks so much.

Hi Paula,

If I were you I'd paint the walls in a "coffee and cream" shade of tan.  You have a lot of color in the space and giving the eye a place to rest will be welcomed.  Check your local paint store looking at shades of taupe, tan or beiges.  If you find a color that looks like coffee with lots of cream added, that will be the one!


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