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Hi, I have a deep red leather couch and 2 recliners. I have one swivel rocker in
a burgandy/green floral. I want to paint my living room walls a chocolate or
mocha color. what do you think???? Our carpet is off white but want to get
ride of it!

I'm a huge fan of reds, and a huge fan of chocolate brown, and they're good color combinations.  I would suggest that you consider a more "mocha" shade for the walls - chocolate is a bit too dark for the red furnishings to pop.  

Coffee with cream (mocha) or even hot chocolate (mocha) is more inviting with the red.  You'll also hate your carpet less using a paler shade on the walls.


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