By painting the paneled walls and cabinets of the library in a Charlotte, North Carolina house, a deep blue, designer Lindsey Coral Harper gave a sliver of a room impact. behold the impact of painting panels
I like this dark color on the walls -- it's not black, but it's still high drama. The color is Ralph Lauren's Grange Hall. The owner mixed "fancy" -- the table base, the chandelier -- with industrial -- the chair, side table, and lamp to good effect.