Decorating with Color

Color is back! Discover how to use bright hues to transform any room—and have a little fun while you're at it.

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Decorating with Green
Photographer: William Waldron

How to Use Green

3. Make it glossy.

For a bold but not too bright look, paint your walls dark green in a lacquered finish. Adding a high-gloss sheen to this subdued hue makes a room feel rich and sophisticated, not garish.

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