Color Combinations for Your Home
The fastest way to jump-start any makeover? Introduce colors that suit your rooms, your style, and your life. Here are exciting, foolproof paint picks (plus gorgeous accessories) to get you going.
One Word: Color
Pale Blue, Dark Gray, Light Gray
To buy: Christine low round side table, olystudio.com for stores. Brompton sofa, georgesmith.com for info. Velvet II platinum pillow (large), roomandboard.com. Canvas linen pillow (small), ochrestore.com for info. Nineteenth-century Italian mirror (small, above sofa), hudsoncityantiques.com for info. Handmade Tibetan rug, dolmarugs.com for info.
Gold, Butter, Cream
To buy: German porcelain pieces from the 1960s (on mantel), The End of History, 212-647-7598. Josephine chairs, restorationhardware.com. Drawing by Corey Daniels, Paula Rubenstein, 212-966-8954 for info. Color Reform rug, abchome.com.
Moss Green, Petal Pink, Olive
To buy: Vintage glass bottle, Paula Rubenstein, 212-966-8954 for info. Lidded laundry basket, calypsostbarth.com for stores. Snooze chair, ochrestore.com for info. Skowhegan Quarry painting, by Robert Eaton; and side table designed by James Mont: Lobel Modern, 212-242-9075. Aldo Londi for Bitossi lamp, Cosmo, 718-302-4662. Color Reform rug, abchome.com.
Berry, Putty, Burgundy
To buy: Large amber vase, calvinklein.com. Danish tall oxblood ceramic vase from the 1950s, The End of History, 212-647-7598. Leger Tube stool, ochrestore.com for info. Gueridon side table, stelacollection.com for info. Georgian sofa, georgesmith.com for info. Color Reform rug, abchome.com.
Coupe cereal bowl (similar to shown), $28, heathceramics.com. Murano-glass cherries (similar to shown), $27 for 12, americanchateau.com. Simply Pink wine goblet (similar to shown), $149 for two, waterford.com. Murano-glass apple, The End of History, 212-647-7598. Green Graham goblet, $84, juliska.com. Serge De Nimes 870004-10 fabric (under green goblet) in Floradade, Rogers & Goffigon Ltd., 203-532-8068. All other items, stylist’s own.
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