Behind the Green Door: 5 Rooms with Stealth Color by

Issue 92 · Happier at Home · October 2, 2013

Behind the Green Door: 5 Rooms with Stealth Color

Issue 92 · Happier at Home · October 2, 2013

Shy about color? Painting a door frame is one way to add a dash of color to a room without fully committing.

Dark Green Painted Door Frame Remodelista

Above: A wide border painted around a door frame emphasizes the original architrave; photo by James Merrell via Living Etc.

Above: A color-blocked door frame, via Desire to Inspire (via Skona Hem).

  Gold Door Frame Remodelista

Above: A doorway in Sweden via Koncept Stockholm.

Blue Doorway Paris Remodelista

Above: In the Paris apartment of a furniture collector, a doorway is painted blue with Emery & Cie paint; photo by Christian Schaulin for Dwell.

Hotel Capri Yellow Door Remodelista

Above: At the Capri Suite hotel in Italy, a door frame is outlined in yellow.



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