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what colour woodwork to go with Pale Hound (lightish Yellow)

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Brytte Tue 03-Nov-15 13:01:46

We've just changed the wall colour from warm pinky grey to pale hound. It's a gorgeous limey/yellow colour but I'd like to paint the woodwork darker so the wall colour really stands out. Any suggestions? Would a warm dark grey like Charleston grey go? Or a browny/yellow like Hay? Most photos of pale yellow rooms show crisp white woodwork, but it's a second reception room and we can afford to be a little more daring in this room. The room is south east facing. It loses it's direct sun light by lunchtime.

Brytte Tue 03-Nov-15 13:02:51

Suggestions other than f&b are welcome too!

ItsAllGoingToBeFine Tue 03-Nov-15 13:07:15

Funky feline?

Brytte Tue 03-Nov-15 16:23:08

In most circumstances, cats and dogs do not go well together.

minipie Wed 04-Nov-15 17:30:15

I usually like white woodwork but saw your thread title and immediately thought of grey woodwork. Charleston grey might be a wee bit too dark, ddepends on the lighting.

Brytte Wed 04-Nov-15 19:23:03

Thanks minipie. Any other suggestions?

7to25 Wed 11-Nov-15 10:57:02

I like Charleston Grey (my first thought) and and also a greener grey (French grey?) I don't particularly like hay.....a bit too samey and institutional.

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