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We are decorating our bedroom the wallpaper is bright orange and the carpet will be beige.  My husband wants a brown and beige duvet?!?!What colour duvet would you suggest?
The furniture, drawers and wardrobes are beech with silver handles.

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Wow.  It sounds like you like color -- that's excellent!  Brown and beige are both colors that will work well with orange, and you could certainly use those color for your bed linens.  I'd probably opt for a brown duvet with beige as an accent color.  I'd also incorporate some more orange in the space -- perhaps in the form of a pillow or two for the bed.  

The brown will "ground" the room; the orange gives it a punch and the beige (and your beech furniture) give contrast.  

Regards,
Jenny

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