By |2014-06-15T13:05:08-04:00August 6, 2012|8 McDowell, Color|


I wanted a soft, sea blue. But I’m not a blue person! I really, really had trouble with this one and the project consumed many hours of my time.
 I wanted a green/blue (not a lavender blue). But they were so teal-y! Dark? Mid-tone? Definitely did not want a pale.
Some of the runners up. I have to live with huge splotches on the wall…I have found it is the ONLY way I really know what the actual wall looks like. Painted boards just don’t do it for me. My husband groans with each project!
My go-to brand is almost always Benjamin Moore. But it just was not working this time.
So I ventured up to Sherwin Williams in Chapel Hill (where, by the way, I got my FABULOUS colors for my kitchen, thanks to Kelly at ColorSizzle!) .
We’re getting close.
And then, oh no…. I thought of using the Copper Harbor that we used in our back hall. More decisions.
Circling back to the cool, coastal, spa blues.
The three I liked were Blue Bonnet
Arctic […]