Before & After: A Living Room Gets a Splash of Color

Before & After: A Living Room Gets a Splash of Color

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Sarah Dobbins
Oct 26, 2012

If you haven't already noticed, we're all about color this month on Apartment Therapy! One of my favorite ways to celebrate color is a good before and after — and this one does not disappoint. Check out how this living room moves from beigeville to a lively, energized space that isn't too over the top.

Designer Kirsten Krason from 6th Street Design School helped take her client Candace's room out of the neutral zone. She painted the walls a vivid blue, added some colorful rugs, curtains, and pillows, and helped her client fill an otherwise awkward empty space.

Probably my favorite thing about this redo is the fact that Kirsten was able to use so many things of Candace's in the final room — it's a great reminder of how you can use what you have and build from there!

Read More: 6th Street Design School

(Images: Jessica Kettle for 6th Street Design School.)

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