Delicate light range in which all of the colors are the same key. The pastel shades of blue, orange, gray, gray-brown and milk neutralize ebullient emotions and level up. Pretty palette for living room.
How To: Color Wash Furniture For a muted look, try this color-wash technique on any unsealed material -- wood, terra-cotta, wicker, and bamboo all absorb watered-down paint pigment. By Brian Kramer Chelsea Evers