Light gray walls, white trim, darker gray fireplace mantel. (Dear Lillie: Some Painting in the Family Room)
Love how the crown molding is painted the same deep gray to match the planked fireplace.
Annie Sloan French Linen & Original fireplace up cycle. French linen mantle, original hearth & surround covering marble.
She used Annie Sloan Chalk paint and watered it down by dipping her paint brush in water and then paint. She haphazardly painted it on. If it was too thick for her, she dipped it in water again and went over it. www.thepainteddrawer.com
Brighten and clean up the walls with a bright white paint, create a feature with sophisticated color
Lynda Bergman Decorative Artisan: PAINTING GAYLE'S MANTEL FROM PICLKLED, WHITE WASHED OAK TO BLACK DISTRESSED