How To Make This Paint Color Work in a Girl's Room

How To Make This Paint Color Work in a Girl's Room

Carrie McBride
Feb 14, 2011

Q: We painted our guest bedroom the most beautiful rich, deep blue - Hague Blue by Farrow & Ball - before learning that we were pregnant. We love the color of the room and would like not to repaint it. However, we're expecting a baby girl. Can you offer any color scheme advice/tips/images on how to make the room more 'girl friendly'? Obviously the room won't be over-the-top girly, but I would definitely like for it to look like a baby girl's room.

Sent by Kelly

Editor: This is a rather sophisticated color - almost navy, but not quite. I would consider using an accent color that is equally rich and sophisticated like a deep lavender or vivid magenta. Readers, what ideas do you have?

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