Blog Posts - Dark Walls



WHY DARK WALLS WORK IN SMALL SPACES

(via Design*Sponge) When it comes to small-space decorating, the common advice is to go all-white on the walls to reflect the most light and make the space feel bigger. This theory made sense to me when I first heard it, and is a great way to br...
by Thou Swell on Dec 11, 2015

Inspiring Wall Covering Ideas for Your Home

Wall covering is one of the most important parts of your interior design plan. Taking advantage of the large surface it offers, the wall covering can create incredible background for room furniture and decorative accessories. Consider your walls as a...
by Revedecor on Feb 1, 2015

10 Hot 2014 Trends For Baby Room Designs

Every industry that is somehow connected to fashion and design every year pics out the trends. So, it’s time to figure out what’s hot for the year ahead for nursery design. Here’re ten 2014 trends for us to remember: Navy is the new neutral. T...
by Kidsomania on Feb 12, 2014

darkest black walls

 I am completely in love with this snippit of a space.  The dark doors as a devider are super fun - we could totally do that - love the lights// love the chairs.Happy Friday my friends...image via If you would like help creating inspirati...
by greige design on Feb 7, 2014

A Swedish Apartment Offers Style And Elegance

A Swedish Apartment Offers Style And Elegance I’ve been talking only about dream houses lately and I think it’s time to offer some attention to apartments too and today I’ve chosen a very chic one for showing you. It’s located in Solna, Swed...

Dark grey masculine bedroom

  I love the dark grey walls and dark grey drapery.  Just those bits of brass and the white from the sheeting and artwork sets such a wonderful masculine feeling.  Perfect. Image via If you would like help creating inspirati...
by greige design on Oct 16, 2013

Dark grey masculine bedroom

  I love the dark grey walls and dark grey drapery.  Just those bits of brass and the white from the sheeting and artwork sets such a wonderful masculine feeling.  Perfect. Image via If you would like help creating inspirati...
by greige design on Oct 16, 2013

mole's breath farrow and ball...

  ummm.. can we say yes please to this beautiful color...  I am dying over the rich greige feeling of it.. I need it!  Now what do I need to paint.. humm nothing really but I will find something! discovered at MFAMB I...
by greige design on Sep 15, 2013

Dark grey walls

I love the contrast in these spaces.  With the dark walls you can set off so many wonderful soft colors and it gives such a beautiful back drop for the textures of the wood and the gold frames.  I could just move right in. Wishing you a wo...
by greige design on Jun 20, 2013

Rustic beauty...

The simplicity of the furnishings let the rustic texture of the wall really direct the feeling of this room.  I adore the hand made chandelier, wanted this one bad for myself!  I hope you are making plans for this coming weekend!  We...
by greige design on May 31, 2013

Manly...

  I sometimes feel like we leave out the boys here!  I love masculine spaces and I often and drawn to them.  You?    I absolutely love love this banquette (secretly dreaming of designing a restaurant one day) !
by greige design on Feb 26, 2013

Dwell Feature!!!

One of my all time favorite magazines and my on-line go to for new ideas is Dwell Magazine. Well you will never know my shock when Dwell featured my work!!! Woot Woot Woot!Check out the feature! http://www.dwell.com/post/article/art-cheap-5-plac...
by retro-modern-projects on Feb 22, 2013

sexy bedrooms

Okay, let me just start by saying that I love these walls…I’m gushing.  Don’t feel like painting your urban loft…don’t worry about it. The luxurious textiles in this space make it super sexy.  I want to snuggle up unde...
by Domestic Peacock on Feb 13, 2013

25 Stylish Kids Room Design Ideas With Dark Walls

More and more moms and dads are picking the dark color for their baby’s room, so we might even call it a new trend. Some of them use dark color to add warmth and drama to the entire room, others are using it to create a focal point with an accent w...
by Kidsomania on Dec 18, 2012

Embracing the Dark Side

Today is Color Day on the ol’ blog and this morning I posted about my favorite hue which is blue.  This afternoon, contributing writer and interior designer Courtney from Courtney Out Loud is back to share his thoughts on color, specifically t...
by Centsational Girl on Oct 11, 2012

Preppy Grey..

  This is such a fun twist on the dark grey, it is well used in this office space and it is nice to see something a little different.  That desk doesn't hurt either.  I love that they used the rug for texture and I think it makes it...
by greige design on Oct 9, 2012

Shop design {industrial mix}

  I am completely in love with this shop!  I have a thing for a mix of home goods and fashion though.  I think that they go hand in hand and that typically those who love to decorate love to dress in a similar fashion.  Don't y...
by greige design on Sep 10, 2012

Design Library: the natural home by hans blomquist

I was looking through some books over the weekend and realized that I needed to share one with you!  I picked up The Natural Home in a shop here locally one day and fell in love.  Of course the imagery is beautiful but it was the variety th...
by greige design on Aug 7, 2012

Dark and Moody

  Sometimes you just have to be dark and moody!  I think this is an amazing space and the design is fantastic...love the dark tone and tone. What do you think?  Do you like it?    ...
by greige design on Jul 25, 2012

Dark Wall Obsession

urbankaleidoscope.comI have been obsessed with dark, dark, I mean super dark walls lately. Here are some fabulous walls that I have found which really make the furniture pop. The key is to include some bright lights, white molding, and lighter patter...
by retro-modern-projects on Jul 21, 2012


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