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PADDLEWHEEL CONVERSION
paddlewheel conversion
February 1, 2013 in Design Dilemma
We have just about finished converting our paddlewheel boat into an apartment. Do I try to incorporate the red of the wheel (the elephant in the room) into my color scheme or try and ignore it.
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Steven Sobti
I think that red is such a nice color anyways, and since you already have incorporated some items of red into the room,, I would finish it off with more red. Hope it helps!
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Mary Dancey Interiors
You have brought it into the room with the chairs, pillow and is that a red stripe on the daybed? Think about hanging a large pc of art with a touch of red in it from the ceiling against the windows behind the red chairs. You have so many windows I don't think you'd miss the view. Fantastic use of the paddle boat. Is it functional at all?
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paddlewheel conversion
Thank you. It is completely functional but we really just use it as our city apartment.
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Design Mode
Awww. Someone was nice enough to coordinate red markers on the pier with your red. (Ha ha).
Cool space!
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Gabberts Design Studio
I love the red on the paddle, and would work it in in small doses. Keeping it white with grey and charcoal accents will keep it clean and elegant. I think you are doing a great job, and love the space!
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paddlewheel conversion
Thanks for all the helpful tips. The paddlewheel can also be seen on the lower level and since I am going for a modern look I was hoping to somehow downplay it.
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