Decorating & Furniture/Colour co-ordinating

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Hi,
Im about to decorate a large bedroom, his wardrobes are Ash, mine are Oak, new bedding I have just bought is gold and black with a violet/purple throw, the carpet is gold (can't afford to replace), I intend to paint a purple rectangular area behind the bed head outlined in black ribbon in order to bring the colours together, what colour could I paint the rest of the room to co-ordinate it propery, the room needs to feel luxurious and not cold.

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Your color combinations are a bit off-beat, but if you like them that's all that matters.  Since you're trying to combine colors, you may want to paint the walls the same color as the carpet.  That makes the color look intentional, and gold shades are warm.

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Jenny

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