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Electric Fireplace on this wall? Color?

ColleenDecember 3, 2012
I am redoing this room and will have the new gold toned sofa and loveseat hopefully this week. I am getting rid of the sofa table and would like to put an Electric Fireplace on that wall. My dilemna is this painted console table under the TV. I am concerned about the colors clashing. One has orangy undertones and the Fireplace is more of a cherry. Am I crazy to think this will not work? I also will be getting a new area rug, coffee table and end tables. Opinions please!!!!
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Colleen
The TV hand painted piece is giving me concerns. The color is not what I thought it would be and now having trouble finding a piece (fireplace?) to blend with it. Do they have to match or can I go with a dark Cherry fireplace? I am thinking I should go with a more oak color to coordinate with the living room. Help please!!!! The fireplace will go where the mirror and table are. The fireplace is 53x45.
    Bookmark   December 3, 2012 at 4:15AM
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TanCalGal
The fireplace and TV piece have a similar shape and tone, I do not think I would place these 2 pieces in the same room. The table you have is lovely & is interestingly arranged, why change, for a fireplace that is less lovely and less interesting? The table and TV piece complement the room and each other.

I think you might be adding too many pieces of furniture to your rooms.

I would add something under the table to take away the leggy look (maybe a wicker basket under table or try the red vase under table.) See here:
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    Bookmark   December 3, 2012 at 8:12PM
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decoenthusiaste
Why don't you put the FP in your bedroom with a nice chaise for lounging? I can't really see it in the living room.
    Bookmark   December 3, 2012 at 8:41PM
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houssaon
I think that you can do better that to get an electric fireplace. I would rather not see one in your living room.
    Bookmark   December 3, 2012 at 8:44PM
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Colleen
Thank u so much.. So relieved I passed on the purchase. I am looking at ottomans to go under the table or even baskets!!!! Thanks again:)
1 Like    Bookmark   December 4, 2012 at 3:08AM
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