If you have a dedicated scrap room/area, what color are the walls?

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Just Lizzy
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Posted: 2/13/2013 9:50:45 PM
I painted my scrap room a combination of Shamrock Blue and Morning Breeze, two very pale blue/green shades, and for the most part I do like it. I'm just wondering if those are not the best shades for the room.

As I'm getting started on painting other rooms right now, it would be a good time to repaint if I'm going to change colors.

What color is your scrapping room/space and do you feel it's a "creative" color, for lack of a better word? Please include pictures/links if available.

Thanks.


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Posted: 2/13/2013 9:55:11 PM
Blue! Almost like a cornflower blue. My favorite color is blue.


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Posted: 2/13/2013 9:56:14 PM
It's a light green called Fennel.






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Posted: 2/13/2013 10:00:13 PM
My walls are an apple green, and I LOVE them. It's just bright, cheerful, and happy. Hopefully this link works:

http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150196309475345&set=a.359370395344.156776.521210344&type=3&theater



stwa
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Posted: 2/13/2013 10:01:27 PM
I just rent so have no control over the colour - it's a cream at the moment

If I could control it I would do a white or almost white so I could change up the colour scheme with my most recent artworks and projects


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Posted: 2/13/2013 10:01:43 PM
Boring, white but I can't see much I only have a corner and I have a huge armoire and a desk with a hutch on top...nothing beautiful about my space.


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Posted: 2/13/2013 10:09:45 PM
White. I love it! My color comes from my layouts hanging, art, storage containers, etc. it just feels clean and less cluttered, at least to me!



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Posted: 2/13/2013 10:10:29 PM
Mine is a buttery yellow and I love it! It feels warm and inviting even on cold days. The yellow is inspiring but not so bold that it's distracting.



You can see more pics of my room HERE.

I love ocean things and have started adding those accents in to my room. So I think about repainting a pretty soothing blue or green. But I really like the yellow so it stays put for now!



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Posted: 2/13/2013 10:10:57 PM
Mine's been a bright buttery yellow for a long time now. It's fun and energetic but I'm ready for a change.

I have red shelves and I'd like to paint my walls a pale neutral gray and then splash more red, pink, and turquoise around.


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Posted: 2/13/2013 10:16:55 PM
Lime. I always use this color in at least one room of my home of the moment.


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Posted: 2/13/2013 10:20:38 PM
Valspar juniper breeze with swizzle stick as a feature wall. I love it!!


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Posted: 2/13/2013 11:37:47 PM
Light blue, a color called Harbor Fog.

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Posted: 2/13/2013 11:49:04 PM

Valspar juniper breeze with swizzle stick

Trying to picture this ... green with red?



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Posted: 2/13/2013 11:54:18 PM
Mine is a pretty bright green color. My scrapbook room

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Posted: 2/14/2013 12:00:31 AM
My room is tiny compare to yours that posted. My room is a brown with a contrast room of cream and a minty green/blue don't know how to describe accents.

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Where do you get your white cabinets with the drawers? Is that your silhoutte under the zebra cover because I like the cover too!

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The white cabinets are Store in Style. There are several different styles. I have at least one of most of them. They are hard to find now. They are thicker than the ones at Michaels. Yes, my Cameo is under one of the covers. I bought the covers from an amazing lady on Etsy. Pea mail me and I'll give you her info.

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Posted: 2/14/2013 12:12:55 AM
Mine is a pale acid/spring green which I chose specifically because I love it for a craft room. Unfortunately the ceiling is taking in water so we need to rip out a huge chunk and that's going to mess up the paint. (Not to mention I worry about all my paper...)



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Posted: 2/14/2013 1:14:21 AM
Mine is an extremely light grey. With certain light it can look like a light purple though. We have it throughout the entire house. I like it as you can put anything with it to brighten it up and it doesn't clash.

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Posted: 2/14/2013 1:37:14 AM
Mine are boring white. I would love a pale aqua with white trim and turquoise, red and neutral accents.


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Posted: 2/14/2013 2:12:01 AM
My room has white walls. The floors are natural white oak. And the cabinets are white. I have pink accents including curtains, baskets, and flowers.

It's changed a bit. I added some cabinets and counters beyond the bookshelf and a *few* new goodies but you get the idea....

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Posted: 2/14/2013 2:19:02 AM
Mine is a creamy milk on 3 walls, a medium chocolate brown on the other wall and chocolate mousse trim. it was like painting with melted chocolate when we did the trims.

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Posted: 2/14/2013 3:20:14 AM
Warm yellow. It's warm, yet fresh, and it makes me sunshine happy. I read that yellow is the color to inspire creativity, so I guess it's perfect.



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Posted: 2/14/2013 3:29:10 AM
Mine is red/turquoise/b&w damask wallpaper on one wall



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Posted: 2/14/2013 4:07:10 AM
Mine is the colour of drywall. Because it's not painted... But someday it will be yellow.

@journeyfan, I love the colour you have. Do you know the colour name?


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Posted: 2/14/2013 4:16:02 AM

i have a very light mauve/purple colour, love it!

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Posted: 2/14/2013 5:28:21 AM
My walls are blue as well. It is my favorite color!!!

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Posted: 2/14/2013 5:44:04 AM
I just did a blog post about my craft room, so you can see the color in many of the photos. It's called Ladyfinger by Benjamin Moore. It's a warm, beige color and offsets everything in the room perfectly.

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Posted: 2/14/2013 5:46:47 AM
Mine is Benjamin Moore "Barely Teal" and I love it! It makes me happy when I walk into the room but it's still soothing.

I have a photo of it in my blog header.



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Posted: 2/14/2013 6:11:13 AM
My scrap room is Navajo White. It came that way and we haven't painted. It's not awful but it isn't anything Pinterest worthy either.


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Posted: 2/14/2013 6:42:34 AM
Right now my room is white but I'm in the process (a painfully slow one) to moving to another room which I'm painting a light aqua blue. I can't wait until it's done so I can move in!


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Posted: 2/14/2013 6:53:44 AM
I have Sherwin Williams color 6255 Morning Fog. I cannot tell you how much I LOVE this color. It changes in different lights and is soothing and calming.

Color link

It can be grey, blue, lilac and it can be deep or watery. Between that and my master bedroom color Breezy link I cannot think of a single visitor to my home that has not asked for the specific color names/numbers for themselves.

I did 75% of the bedroom color, it would also be fabulous in a studio!



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Posted: 2/14/2013 7:09:23 AM
I just moved into a new studio and I picked a pale grey with white trim. I wasn't sure of such a neutral color, but I "love" it.

My first scrapbook room was butter yellow & my second was sage green, both of which I just loved, but I love my new change.




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Posted: 2/14/2013 7:11:21 AM
Mine is a very light tan color. I wish I would have chosen something different, but the thought of taking everything out to repaint makes me want to curl up in a ball. So that's not going to happen anytime soon.

eta: Sherry C, I LOVE the color of your room!


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Posted: 2/14/2013 8:01:04 AM
Mine is Palladium Blue by BM. (Well, before my move!) That's the same color I'm painting my new craft room -- love it!! There's an entry on my blog showing my room.


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Mine is a med.sage green with off-white trim. Greens are usually my favorite colors and I find them restful and I never get tired of them. The buttery yellows sound really pretty Peas! Maria

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Posted: 2/14/2013 8:04:02 AM
Journeyfan - It's green with Teal Here's was my inspiration picture

Green and teal colour combo

My colours aren't and exact match but pretty close.



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Posted: 2/14/2013 8:09:09 AM
Sherwin-Williams 6415: Hearts of Palm, a pear green that provides a neutral backdrop for pinks, whites, & orange accents.

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Posted: 2/14/2013 8:10:32 AM
My area is a corner of my bedroom which is a sort of sage green.

And since most of the walls in that corner are covered, you don't see much of it. My scrap area.



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Posted: 2/14/2013 8:12:26 AM
Mine are a painter's white....one of the few rooms in our home that we haven't painted & probably never will now with all the furniture I have in there Here's some older pictures of my room (2 posts on my blog): My Scraproom


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Posted: 2/14/2013 8:13:57 AM
My color is Pebble and it's a light blue/grey color. Ah, I love it!

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Posted: 2/14/2013 8:22:28 AM
It's a light brown sort of paint technique with ivory and grays, which makes it sort of a mellow taupy brown. I wouldn't call it creative, but it has a sort of casually elegant which makes me glad to be there and has an all over mellow sort of feel.

It used to be a guest room, but I didn't feel like painting it when I turned it into a scrapbooking room. It was a lot of work to get the way I wanted it for the guest room. LOL I have all black furniture and it all just works nice together.


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Posted: 2/14/2013 8:31:03 AM
right now blue and i want them white


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Posted: 2/14/2013 8:32:10 AM
new room

old room

Gotta say (and I wouldn't have thought it) I like the new room and color better. The old one tended to feel cold on a dreary day. The new color ALWAYS makes me happy to see!


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Happy, warm yellow.

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Posted: 2/14/2013 8:49:24 AM
Mine are a pale-ish shade of robin's egg blue.


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Posted: 2/14/2013 9:22:42 AM
Mine is a sage green. It's a Behr brand paint. I can't remember the color name. It was paint that was left over that is elsewhere in my house. When my daughter moved out and I took over her room, we just decided to use up that paint. My room

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Posted: 2/14/2013 9:25:44 AM
my room is painted Navajo White (a pale cream / taupe color) just like the rest of the house... we had the whole house painted before we moved in. I like it because it's light enough to reflect a lot of sunlight, and I like that it's neutral. I have a LOT of stuff in there- the 'stuff' is colorful enough for me. I wouldn't have wanted to paint it a 'color' because I think that would throw off my color sense for making pages, if that makes sense.






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Posted: 2/14/2013 9:38:28 AM
My walls are a soft pink with cream carpet. My room is in the basement and I wanted it to be a light space. I love it!

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Posted: 2/14/2013 9:39:14 AM
Mine is Ben Moore Pear Green now, but in a couple of weeks it will be Barely Teal. I have to find the time to paint.


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Posted: 2/14/2013 9:43:37 AM

The new color ALWAYS makes me happy to see!
LOVE the color and am LOVING the new photo in your avatar, too!!



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