Putty in Your Hands

Putty is (and has been) a hit in the interior design world: It's warm and cool, brown and gray and green and red, color and neutral, contemporary and rustic; all rolled into one. At the last architecture firm I worked at before leaving for a dream project of my own - my son - it seemed every client was beating down the door shouting for "Putty!". So, what does it look like?

These are a few examples of the wondrous color. It's such an all-things-for-all-people type hue that we wonder whether it's perfect or whether it's for commitment-phobes who can't decide on a more definitive color. What do you think? Are you a fan of putty?

Images: Mires, Coastal Living, Grace Laced, SkB Architects, Reclaimed Studio

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Regina is an architect who lives with her husband and children in Lawrence, KS. As a LEED Accredited Professional and longtime contributor to Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, her focus is on healthy, sustainable living through design.

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