Just had painted bm "natural wicker" and its too yellow-

amylaurenOctober 8, 2012

Hi-the painter just put up "natural wicker" and it looks so much more yellow thought it would by the sample and I really hate it. We did "white" trim. The whole room looks wrong. I usually use white dove or super white and thought dove would be too dull-not enough contrast-and super white would be too bright. I am seeing a lot of blue in the plain bm "white."

I am so frustrated right now-it look tons of samples and we had to hire a painter b/c it is a large 2 story entrance so it was expensive.

Has anyone used bm "muslin" in a large space? I need to warm up this space-=

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Annie Deighnaugh

I'm surprised the natural wicker is reading so yellow. Most of the off white colors aren't going to warm up a space though...the muslim looks very similar to what you have....have you thought about something that adds a little more color to the room?
Natural wicker

Shaker beige
    Bookmark   October 8, 2012 at 8:44AM
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amylauren

Thanks for your reply! I tested the shaker beige and it was too dark. My floors are a darker brown with a little cherry in them.

    Bookmark   October 8, 2012 at 9:29AM
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Annie Deighnaugh

Post this over in home decor....there are lots of people who can help on wall color....

    Bookmark   October 8, 2012 at 6:28PM
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amylauren

Thanks-I will!

    Bookmark   October 8, 2012 at 7:41PM
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Brushworks Spectacular Finishes

What you see on the color chip is not what you get in the mix. Always test first and test with surroundings.

I just repainted an office suite in SW Blonde. The accent wall is Red Theater. Now the Blonde wall is no where close to Blonde on the chip.

    Bookmark   October 11, 2012 at 9:23AM
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