Colors used with green in this room: Grey, brown, red, black, violet and white. Colors used with green in this room: Grey, brown, black and white. In the family room of a Palm Beach house, designer Allison Paladino painted the walls Benjamin Moore's Lewiville Green — the color of "a very ripe avocado." It doesn’t rank in the top 5 for color popularity for any given room, yet, there are shades of green that are popular. The green here goes well with the various shades of brown and beige used on the surrounding fireplace materials, carpeting and bedding. Sofa in striped cotton by Kravet. The light wood floor blends in nicely along with the floating wood shelves. Wall painting by Fernando Tonarely. I hate to say it, but again too much avocado green. We may earn commission on some of the items you choose to buy. "Garden colors are the happiest," Healing says. This light green goes very nicely with white, but there’s too much of it. "I tried to use some serious furniture shapes and a few antiques in the living room of this house, but I wanted to have fun with the fabrics and color," designer Ashley Whittaker says of this Long Island home. My problem here is I’m not wild about camouflage green. With its tie to nature, green connotes a healthy energy perfect for cooking, snacking and sipping. Walls are Vreeland Mint and trim is White, both in Brilliant, by Fine Paints of Europe. Colors used with green in this room: Yellow, brown, grey and blue. Upholstered pieces with high, dramatic backs give character to this Alabama house's living room by owners Richard Norris and Mark Leslie. The 1869 Greek Revival home was decorated by Gwen Driscoll and features a mix of antiques, modern furniture — and plenty of color. 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The green itself is nice, but there’s too much of it given all the cabinetry is done in that green. I love this playful light bright green, verging on a soft yellow in an otherwise white formal dining room with dark wood flooring. The island and floor should have a much more muted wood tone. The walls are painted in Farrow & Ball's Clunch, and the ceiling is in the company's Pitch Blue. Colors used with green in this room: Grey, black, brown and blue. "It's very Palm Beach.". It’s a very similar green to the kitchen above, but notice how it looks so much better because there’s less of it and there’s wood floor (I’d probably go with lighter wood though). Club chairs from Lee Industries are covered in Summer Hill's Rio. This works. Tom Samet, a decorator and friend, suggested adding an extra inner panel to beef up the curtains. Combined with the white crown molding and fireplace mantel, this green works very nicely. This makes a big difference. That’s a lot of avocado greeen. Designer Fawn Galli used a custom green paint in a New York living room in order to bring in a touch of nature. For the living room of a traditional New York apartment, designer Todd Klein chose a light, cool green. For the living room of this New York house, designer Pat Healing chose a color scheme inspired by the outdoors. While I’m not a big fan of river rock fireplaces, it works in this design scheme. Here’s a kitchen with gold green cabinetry combined with light gray, stainless steel and white. He says, "I tried to take what was given to me via the environment — very pale, atmospheric blues and greens, or as I sometimes say, sky into water into tree." Not my first choice, but the green and medium hardwood is a great combination resulting in a rustic kitchen look. "Green is one of my favorite colors to use … Bamboo desk and stool from Randall Tysinger Antiques. It tends toward brown/yellow. But there are many additional shades and hues of green than just olive or mint. It’s an excellent combination. The grey is too dark and the green too bright. The bright green lacquered walls in this Houston home by Celerie Kemble and Lindsey Herod add garden-inspired elegance. Yes, it’s dark, but it’s luxurious with the light and dark earthy greens playing off one another. Gorgeous use of grey green and white in a large bathroom. Dec 29, 2016 - Explore Carla Snyder's board "light green walls" on Pinterest. 10+ of our favorite green living rooms. With the addition of a matching floor and table lamp, it is the perfect place to snuggle up with a blanket and read a book or catch up on your favorite TV shows. Choosing a color palette of natural greens and blues, designer Steven Gambrel connected this Long Island space to the area's landscape. This article may include references and links to products and services from one or more of our advertisers. "I don't think a color should be too saturated or strong on a wall," she says. See more ideas about sage green living room, living room green, room. Every item on this page was hand-picked by a House Beautiful editor. If you take out the wood, the yellow green goes nicely with the white, but the two wood tones take over the space visually. Graphic black-and-white fabrics from China Seas — Macoco Reverse on the sofa and Potalla Background on the pillow — "add a touch of youthfulness and whimsy." Painting from T. Botero Galleries. For a Palm Beach sunroom, designer Allison Paladino had the walls glazed bright green to capture the light and painted the woodwork white to tone it down. Instead of going for a leaf green, Fawn used a soft mint. "The sunroom is gutsy, but the room is actually quite relaxing because I restricted the palette to green and white to create calm," she says. For a Palm Beach sunroom, designer Allison Paladino had the walls glazed bright green to capture the light and painted the woodwork white to … "If I'd added another color the room would be jarring." The colors and patterns of artist David Braly's painted screens pull in garden views. While there’s a lot of green here, it works. It’s contrasted with an all-white ceiling and medium wood window trim (of which there’s a lot of). It’s a very simple, but attractive color scheme. The ottoman, by Bunny Williams Home , is covered in a Moore & Giles leather and the early-19th-century Louis XVI-style armchairs are upholstered in a Shyam Ahuja cotton.