4.26.2010

color crush {rust + pewter}

As I have said before, I love the combination of warm and cool colors. It is a foolproof way to create a cozy space. This is especially true when done with neutrals, like these rusty red and pewter grays.


(images via elle decor, nuevo estilo)
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13 comments:

Callie Grayson said...

Love that first image from Elle decor, the whole house was wonderful!!

xx
callie

Sally@DivineDistractions said...

What a great wall hanging! I'm a warm color kind of girl, but I agree that we need to cool 'em down so we can relax in a room! My favorite combo these days is orange tones with dark teals and turquoise! Yum!

Caroline @ youngDCliving said...

I love the burnt orange tones in those rooms, and the large silver vases in the 2nd picture are really eye-catching. This is a great design post, as always :)

Champagne/StitchPoet said...

CrushParty loves your color crush, but really wants that rustic cabin...no pun intended ;-)

Beach Vintage said...

Love all that wood paneling in the last pic.

aroundmytable said...

Very nice combination! Love it! I can imagine the wonderful smell of the wood in the last photo.

Crystal @ Plush Palate said...

I love this color combo! It's a new one for me and the images you chose showcase it's warmth so nicely!

Have a great day!

Anonymous said...

Absolutely love the bedroom. Great post.

Carole said...

That first image has gone straight into my inspiration file! Thanks for sharing.

Flick, said...

Gorgeous images! I totally agree with you about the colours... those work beautifully. That cabin/barn... Heaven on earth I think! Yum!
:)

Wahzat Gayle said...

Love this colour scheme

caroline @ patagonia gifts said...

loving that low chest of drawers in the last pic. gorgeous!

Design Darling said...

combining warm and cool colors is an interesting way to go about decorating a space — i'd never thought of it like that before!