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Are Inexperienced and White Rooms Fashionable or Passé?



I hope y’all had Memorial Day weekend.

Mine was fairly quiet, however that’s not a nasty factor. I’ve been watching a number of HGTV, haha. Are you able to guess why? I’m going to be updating this put up from eight years in the past, so it is going to go bye-bye quickly.


Some time again, I obtained this remark:


Pricey Laurel

I’ve at all times liked blue and white, however just lately I’m gravitating in the direction of inexperienced and white rooms as a result of they really feel so contemporary and timeless.

I’d like to see a put up about inexperienced and white areas, and a few concepts for incorporating inexperienced and white. And, the rest we have to know.

Blissful Summer season!



Oh wow! Inexperienced and white rooms! That’s one among my favourite subjects


This put up about inexperienced paint has some terrific concepts, as properly.

I’ve at all times liked the colour inexperienced. And, nearly each shade. Nevertheless, I particularly love chartreuse, olive, and shades veering in the direction of teal. However, in the best context, I really like all greens, and I really like them collectively.

An incredible instance is my vintage Zuber display.


my antique zuber screen


Roborock (Robby) cleaning my living room

There it’s, shortly after I moved into my Boston residence with my first “Robbie,” (Roborock Robotic Vacuum) working laborious to wash the flooring for me.


my Back Bay Boston Living Room LB Interiors

Additionally, shortly after I moved right here.


yellow lamp vignette coolie lampshade

One other partial view on this put up about lampshades.


Jan 8, 12-22pm - den - living room color changes


That is one other view from the den.


Initially, the display sat behind my chair in our eating space off of the lounge in our townhouse in Goldens Bridge, NY.


Our dwelling eating room was largely white with inexperienced accents. You may see some unhealthy pictures of the lounge. Though, by then, I had cleared out a number of the furnishings.


peaches-living-room - white furniture - living room layout floor plan
Right here’s one other photograph from about 2002 with a younger Peaches grooming himself on the espresso desk.

I feel there may be extra inexperienced on the market than perhaps a couple of years in the past. I’m actually seeing extra inexperienced kitchens lately.


However, inexperienced, I feel, is the simplest coloration to work with,, and right here’s why.


Northeast United States satellite

Here’s a satellite tv for pc map by way of Google Maps of a lot of the Northeastern United States. And what will we see because the predominant coloration?


In fact! We’ve got talked about inexperienced in quite a few posts on this weblog. I’ll put up a few of them in a bit.


Nevertheless, regardless of what some might say, inexperienced and white is as traditional as a golf ball within the grass. :]


green and white - ben-hershey-golf ball - grass-unsplash

photograph: Ben Hershey by way of Unsplash


ralph lauren home British Colonial East Indies style with green and white wallpaper -High-Low Ralph Lauren

Or, this lovely room by Ralph Lauren above, the place I did a lower-cost model.


kips-bay-Mark D Sikes bedroom - Gracie wallpaper

And, we checked out this beautiful bed room by Mark D. Sikes. He’s fond of blending inexperienced with blue accents.


Mark D Sikes - greystone-show-house-2015/

Above and under, Mark D. Sikes from the Greystone Showhouse 2015. I am keen on his inexperienced and white rooms!



An outline of your complete entry by Mark D. Sikes


mark-sikes-gracie-wallpaper-chinoiserie-handpainted-celedon-majolica-antique-hutch-green and white rooms dining room

Above, a more moderen eating room by Mark D. Sikes that includes one other Gracie wallpaper in inexperienced and white. See the touches of blue and colours within the flowers? It’s the accents that make the room!


Serena and Lily Miramar Sofa -green silk draperies

Above is an older picture from Serena and Lily. However, it’s one among my favorites with these fantastic inexperienced silk curtains.


Room flow - analogous blue and green - art walls Maura Endres - @m.o.endres on instagram

Maura Endres’ house is primarily inexperienced and white and has some blue accents. You may see extra of Maura’s lovely house right here and right here. And, please you’ll want to observe her on Instagram.



Christian Lacroix-Cover Saphir Wallpaper is used to cowl a display. What an exquisite accent with this beautiful wallpaper.



Above is one other view of the Christian Lacroix wallpaper. It additionally is available in another colorways andis out there at Chairish. Do you know they don’t simply have classic items. Lots of their house furnishings are new.


Matt Briney via Unsplash - George Washingtonphotograph: Matt Briney by way of Unsplash


There are many methods to include inexperienced in our rooms. Above is a saturated inexperienced in George Washington’s inexperienced and white eating room in Mount Vernon. That’s going fairly far again.

However, what’s that schemata (Yiddish for rag) on the window?

I assumed I’d have slightly enjoyable. So, I went over to Lynn Chalk on Etsy and did slightly photograph enhancing on Picmonkey. Did you see the Picmonkey tutorial right here?


Scalamandre - ChThe primary cloth is Scalamandre – Ch’ien Dragon draperies by Lynn Chalk.



Scalamandre Chi’en Dragon at present on sale for a restricted time.


Lynn Chalk drapes with greek key trim - green and white rooms photo-Matt Briney via Unsplash - George Washington
Above can also be beautiful, I feel.


Benjamin Moore Bunker Hill Green - green and white rooms

The wall coloration is pretty near a Laurel House paint and palette assortment coloration Bunker Hill Inexperienced.


In fact, there are a whole lot of choices by way of cloth for the curtains.


Generally once I’m on the lookout for a cloth, I’ll go over to Decorator’s Finest and punch in what I’m on the lookout for.

If you happen to’re on the lookout for nice wall colours, please try this put up that includes a wide range of nice shades of inexperienced.

This put up options extra muted greens that aren’t known as inexperienced.

And, it’s straightforward being inexperienced (an ode to Kermit the Frog) is a put up with numerous terrific inexperienced rooms.


However, sticking with the partitions, The Mural Supply has attractive, extra reasonably priced inexperienced and white Chinoiserie murals.


mural sources green chinoiserie mural
That is one among my favorites – Above and under.


Mural Sources Green Chinoiserie mural-085-LV-1491

Not too way back, there was this put up about Chinoiserie decor.



Considered one of my favourite inexperienced and white rooms is that this magnificence by Windsor Smith.


Windsor Smith dark green and white sunroom dining area

I am keen on the material on the chair is Dahlia by Clarence Home. There’s a pillow within the widget on the backside of the put up within the cloth.

Dahlia Hand Block GreenGenerally you’ll find reduce yardage of this attractive cloth. Or, you may at all times ask Holly Wealthy of Caught on Hue if she will get it for you. However, this one is a giga-bucks.


The wall coloration seems to be like Benjamin Moore Essex inexperienced.


Nearly as darkish is the Laurel House assortment inexperienced, Hunter Inexperienced.


Laurel Bern Interiors-bronxville-dining-room-buffet-mirror

I typically overlook my very own work. haha! Above and under is the oft-published inexperienced and white eating room I did in 2013.


 Laurel Bern Interiors Portfolio - green and white rooms

I used to be blessed with an architectural gem. It truly is dishonest.



Quadrille Lyford Trellis Wallpaper on this Lavatory by Sarah Bartholomew


You may recall seeing this sample in purple and white in this attractive eating room.


coleson_botanical-botanica_topiary-topiarius - green and white roomsAbove and under is an exquisite topiary design wallpaper by Cole and Sons


Cole and Son green and white wallpaper Topiary detail


bill-brockschmidt-courtney-coleman-study-photo - Peter Murdock - chair fabric - Lee Jofa Althea

An enthralling examine by Invoice Brockschmidt and Courtney Coleman – photograph – Peter Murdock –

chair cloth – Lee Jofa Hollyhock


Althea-citron-Lee-Jofa-Mark D. Sikes fabric on chair

Truly, I feel it’s Lee Jofa’s Althea Citron. I get Hollyhock and Althea blended up. They’re very comparable patterns and colorways.


Architectural Digest - Tory Burch Green and White bedroom - Brunschwig and Fils - Bird and Thistle

Architectural Digest – Tory Burch Inexperienced and White bed room – Brunschwig and Fils – Chicken and Thistle.

And, in the event you’d wish to know learn how to get a sunroom like Tory’s, click on right here.

A few of you may recall that we did Chicken and Thistle within the brown and cream colorway for draperies for this lovely house.


Parting phrases:


When doing inexperienced and white rooms, I feel it’s at all times good so as to add some accents of different colours. And, it’s additionally very helpful so as to add black, and slightly gold or brass. As well as, I at all times like to differ the shades of inexperienced. Lastly, there’s nearly at all times some brown due to the stained wooden tones. In any case, including some heat is an efficient factor when doing inexperienced and white rooms.


I higher reply the query within the title? ;]


Inexperienced and white rooms is likely to be on pattern. Nevertheless, I don’t assume they’ll ever be moveé. Inexperienced and white rooms are an everlasting traditional, in my view.

Under is a widget for inspiration.


I added a couple of items that aren’t inexperienced or white, simply to point out some issues that I feel work properly collectively. In fact, I wouldn’t put every thing right here in a single room.

If you happen to click on on the person pictures, it is going to take you on to the supply.





Please try the HOT SALES! The Serena & Lily sale is ending June 1st at 3:00 – jap time. That’s the advantage of them being in California.



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