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#1 zzgirl

Posted 01 January 2013 - 02:34 PM

We are hoping to paint the open plan area (kitchen,lounge, dining) of our house in the next few days and I am thinking of Solver Vintage White.  

I've looked at so many colours, I think my eyes have become immune to the subtle shade differences, so.... has anyone used it, and what do they think of it?  Too yellow, too brown????

#2 Lyra

Posted 01 January 2013 - 02:39 PM

What we did was get big pieces of paper, I think they are A3 but slightly thicker gsm than usual paper. Anyway, I chose four whites that I thought would look good, got some sample pots and painted on the pieces of paper: a coat and a second coat leaving a bit of a border. This meant that we could move the pieces of paper around to see what the colours looked like in various lights

I have just done this again with four colours I thought might look good as a feature wall. I am glad that I did because my 'I'm sure this is the one!' actually looks crap as a big colour up on the wall! And the one I was not sure about is looking like the winner ATM




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