Changing the wall color is do-able but not my favourite option, as the bed was physically built in our bedroom by the furniture manufacturer – it is insanely heavy and I’m not even sure we could move it away from the wall to paint behind. Still, I do believe the olive green is holding me back from achieving something really great in here. The entire rest of the house is light beige and grey so I’m looking to avoid those colours in here. Exception – the master bathroom is a really nice slate blue/grey (Martha Stewart Schoolhouse Slate) and I feel like that family of color could possibly translate well into the bedroom. We liked the idea of a darker color for the bedroom; maybe a VERY dark slate? I thought the warmth of the green would look great with the warm hue of the wood, but now I think it just looks contrived and cheesy. I hate the curtains, only bought them to tide me over until I found something I liked. I'm quite fond of the lamps and I think a great bedding and curtain change could potentially make this work.
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