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Erik Kvalsvik

Red All Over

Bold and intense, red is the reigning drama queen of colors. It is the color of passion and power, and definitely isn't for the faint of heart. Because of its reputation for stimulating appetites, red is often found in dining rooms.

One way to ensure that red won't overpower a room is to pair it with an equally dramatic color, as this chocolate brown dining room illustrates.

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