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hesterton Fri 05-Dec-14 15:01:01

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Sandthorn Sun 07-Dec-14 19:51:19

Calico sounds a good choice: pale, but fairly warm. I would stick with bright white on the woodwork, ceilings (and above picture rails, if applicable). You can further lift it by hanging pictures with white/off white frames/mounts. And if all that pale-on-pale makes the carpet look "off", cover it up with some contrasting small rugs.

Fingeronthebutton Fri 12-Dec-14 19:23:33

I agree with sandthorn. If possible, a big mirror opposite the window to reflect some light. Also on the pale walls, a rug. Not the sort that you walk on but one of those thin ones. B&Q do some nice cheap ones.
I have the same problem with a dark spare bedroom.

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