LETâ€™S ASK CANDICE Simple solutions for all your decorating needs Dear Candice, I have a major dilemma. My husband
To decorate your bedroom, use a deeper
Over the toilet, add a contemporary piece
and I plan to update our master bedroom
color gray comforter. Purchase the same
of artwork with red accents. If you use a
and bath. We plan to paint and decorate.
color for euro shams, and add white pillow
shower curtain, use a tailored stripe in gray
The problem is I love the color red, and my
shams on top of the euro shams. Bring in
and white. Use white bath towels and layer
husband does not. However, he has agreed
your red, gray, and white together by getting
with red hand towels.
that I can use red but not to overdo it. Our
toss pillows in a print. Windows treatments
look is contemporary. We are keeping our
should be simple on white.
design wishes granted.
furniture in our bedroom, which we purchased two years ago. It is white-washed wood. Our
For a splash of red, include a red throw at
bathroom fixtures are white. I appreciate
the end of the bed. Over the bed add a
painting with touches of red. Also, tabletop
Maggie, Pearl River
Now you and your husband both get your
Enjoy and have fun with your project.
accessories can have your desired red color.
Prominent interior designer Candice A. Boyle,
Now for your bathroom. Paint the walls the
Decorator for a Day, writes every month to
same color as your bedroom but two shades
help readers with their design and decorating
darker. Making the bathroom a little darker
problems. You can call her at 845-358-6567
brings in a little space definition.
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I have some great suggestions to update your master bedroom and bath. It is great
For the bathroom accessories, I suggest
that you are starting with a white palette.
polished chrome for your tissue box cover,
The color gray is the new neutral. I suggest
waste basket, and soap dispenser. On top of
you use a soft light gray on the walls.
the toilet tank, add a small floral arrangement. RivertownMagazine.com