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I promised you guys I would share this week on how I ombred my oldest daughter’s bedroom.
We are in the middle of making over her bedroom. She turned 10 over the summer and was done with her bubblegum pink walls. She loves teal blue right now and anything beachy, so I figured having some ombre blue walls would fit perfectly!
The good folks over at Dutch Boy sent me 2 gallons of their Refresh paint for this project. Have you tried their paint? I’ve used it a few rooms now and I’ve been very pleased. I LOVE their easy pour spout and the great paint jug with handle. Their Refresh paint covers great and I don’t notice any paint smell… a win – win. Dutch Boy recently redid their Restore My Décor site. You can find lots of great tips there and enter to win a room design makeover!
Alright… onto the tutorial…
The lighter shade of blue paint we used is Hawaiian Sky and the darker shade is Half Moon Bay.
When on the 8th step…Blend, blend and blend some more where they meet. I went with the technique of going up and then down… blending lighter and then going into the darker and bringing it up into the lighter shade and then back down.
This process does take a little more time then painting just one color, but once you have all your supplies/trays set it moves pretty quickly.
But the results are SO worth it!!!
So what have you been painting?
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