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A strong warm blue paint colour, your recommendations please!

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MartinRohdesBellybuttonFluff Sat 02-Dec-17 15:51:28

My bedroom walls are in need of painting. All my duvet covers (which I am not changing) are varying shades of purple (dark / aubergine not lilac) with odd bits of blue and pink and grey thrown in.

Attached is an example of the colour palette I have (photo of one of my duvet covers). The walls are currently cream but I would love to paint them a strong warm possibly blue shade. It's a southwest facing room so I think it can take it.

Please can you recommend any colours (including non-blue suggestions if you wish, I am open to anything). Floors are wooden and wardrobes are cream.

Thank you.

MartinRohdesBellybuttonFluff Sat 02-Dec-17 21:02:09

Hopeful bump for the evening crew.

ggirl Sat 02-Dec-17 21:07:15

LG pale lupin is beautiful

HundredYearOldMan Sat 02-Dec-17 21:28:24

Farrow and Ball Cook’s Blue

MartinRohdesBellybuttonFluff Sat 02-Dec-17 21:32:31

That's really lovely ggirl. Do you have it anywhere?

Tatlerer Sat 02-Dec-17 21:38:25

LG pale lupin is beautiful.

F&B stiffkey blue or too bold?

Ketzele Sat 02-Dec-17 22:44:31

I just painted my dd's room F&B Lulworth Blue - her choice, it's not a colour I would ever have chosen, but I must say it looks great. It's a kind of Wedgwood Blue - seasidey by day, but goes beautiful and velvety in the evening. It looks really nice with Wimborne White.

anothernetter Sat 02-Dec-17 22:53:24

Farrow & Ball Stone Blue. Love it

ggirl Sun 03-Dec-17 09:35:04

OP -no,but a friend has it in bedroom and it's gorgeous

PaperdollCartoon Sun 03-Dec-17 09:37:04

Craig & Rose Smalt - it’s on my bedroom walls and I bloody love it.

PhilODox Sun 03-Dec-17 09:41:41

F&B Pitch Blue

whitemarble Sun 03-Dec-17 09:51:38

Laura Ashley pale seaspray

Or Laura Ashley chalk blue (more similar to the Pale Lupin a PP suggested than it looks in the picture)

MartinRohdesBellybuttonFluff Sun 03-Dec-17 18:09:55

Thank you very much for the brilliant suggestions. Will get on to it tomorrow and order a few testers!

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