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Suggestions for Light Grey with a hint of Blue?

Posted by honeybeem (My Page) on
Wed, Apr 27, 11 at 12:03

Any suggestions on a nice light grey paint with a bit of blue tone to keep it from being dreary..but not too blue? It's for a living room. I love a clean coastal/cottage style with a more modern leaning than flowery shabby chic....if that is any help! Would love any pictures you might have!


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RE: Suggestions for Light Grey with a hint of Blue?

Check out Sherwin Williams strips 34, 36, and 37. Also the gray strips letters K and L. Those might be good starting places.

You might also want to post your question on the Home Decorating forum for more ideas.

Good luck.


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RE: Suggestions for Light Grey with a hint of Blue?

Take a look at BM Stonington Gray. I don't personally have it in my house to show any pics but did try a sample when I was looking to paint my living room (ended up going with the darker one on the strip) and on my walls it was a light silvery blue. If you google it you can find a good selection of pics and see if that is similar to what you are looking for. Good luck in your search!


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RE: Suggestions for Light Grey with a hint of Blue?

Here's some gray choices, complete with pics. The first of the series is a blue gray. The names are down further in the article - and the comments suggest other tried and true grays.

Here is a link that might be useful: Best Greys


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RE: Suggestions for Light Grey with a hint of Blue?

I just painted my kitchen "sidewalk gray" benjamin moore. It has blue undertones, but looks gray also. Its a little more blue than I thought, but very pretty. I used their regal pearl and am really pleased.


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