Archive | November 16, 2012

Dark Bedrooms

dark bedrooms walls - blue-violet walls and upholstered headboard - John Minshaw via Atticmag

Dark bedroom walls make for dramatic sleeping spaces.

I always believed that dark bedroom walls work best  in small rooms, those in need of visual downsizing, or places with little natural light. But using a “night-life” hue in the bedroom makes real sense considering all the light-blocking strategies we tend to employ in the bedroom. Lately, I’ve been trending on dark — really dark – colors. Dreams of an elegant bedroom that evokes the blue night sky just before dawn are, for me, truly conjured by the blue-violet walls designer John Minshaw used [top] together with a slightly lighter hue and a black-upholstered headboard.… Continue Reading