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i am absolutely thrilled to be giving mt daughter a room makeover. however - the colors she desires are quite bold.  i do not mind to do the room in thesecolors, but i want it to look GREAT for her. the colors are bright blue and lime green - i would like to splash in some aqua somewhere.any other colors?  her room is sorta small.  i thought a very light lime on the walls with the blues and a brighter lime green for polka dots.  what about painting the trim?  it is unattractive anyway. what about the back of the doors? (also inexpensive and unattractive)  what about one wall one color and another another color? her style is that of a ten year old - bright colors -funky/cool accessories.  this is a total birthday surprise for her and the wall colors have me a bit puzzled. i appreciate any advice/ideas on this room you can give.  thank you so much  

Use the bright blue on 2 walls, the lime green on the other two walls.  Keep the trim white.  If you want to add acqua, then add it to the green walls not the blue.  Don't go nuts with dots - one wall is sufficient.  I'd probably opt to use the bright blue wall and paint green dots on it.  Keep the doors and all the trim white.

After you've done the painting, incorporate the colors into her bedding and art-work.  You'll also need to add one more color -- hot pink or bright yellow perhaps -- to give the room a jolt of unexpected color.


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