Friday, August 28, 2009

Giveaway Time + 'Geranium' by Benjamin Moore + Thanks Bedford Brown


Look at this striking wall color which makes the whimsical white lamp just pop. This vignette captured my attention while touring a spectacular condo designed by Bedford Brown in Portland's 2009 Street Of Dreams. In a post on the home show, which highlighted this room among many other favorite scenes, I asked "what exactly is this red+orange color? I must find out."

Thank you Tony Loeffler of Bedford Brown, the team behind the design, for providing the answer in a comment on the post.

The fabulous color is Geranium by Benjamin Moore. Now I just have to figure out where I can place just the right amount of this color...somewhere in my home!


And if I were to coordinate jewelry with home decor I would most certainly select this Stella & Dot Garden Party Necklace as the perfect accompaniment to any room painted Geranium! What piece of jewelry will you select should you win the $150 Giveaway? Enter now, the giveaway ends tonight!

10 comments :

  1. I love the contrast of the white lamp against the red wall. If you were to paint any room in your house with the "Geranium" color, what room would you choose?

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  2. I LOVE that color. Especially against the white. It would work for a multitude of applications and styles. Modern furniture. A traditional wall with white dentil molding. An eclectic guest bath.
    Thanks for sharing, I love finding new colors.

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  3. How about the back of your book shelves in your family room? I'm thinking of using a similar shade i the back of my kitchen cabinets (glass doors).

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  4. That color caught my attention since you first posted pics of the tour. I can't wait to see what you do with it.

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  5. Love that color- almost enough to re-paint my bookshelves that I just did teal...well almost, painting is no fun

    Have a good weekend! Oh and if you want to pick my name for the giveaway I'll be your best friend forever haha :)

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  6. that is a nice color that would a bit of drama to a room. are you seriously going to use it? if so, I can't wait to see where!!

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  7. I meant to say add a bit of drama to a room! sorry!

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  8. Wow, that's an amazing color! I'm going to have to go to the paint store to see it and figure what I can paint that color in my house!
    Thanks!
    ~Jody

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  9. Yes, I really am thinking about using this color!

    I need to get a sample and figure out if it is too much for a wall in the powder room, or even...a wall in my husband's office! Ha! Do you think I'd have success in getting that past him?!

    Janell

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