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taupe colors

I have a linen white stucco house. I would like to use taupe for the window trim. How is briarwood and waynesboro taupe different? Is there another shade of taupe that would look better with linen white? I was thinking of using iron gate or gargoyle for the shutters. What shade of blue would go with these colors (for the door)?

Hello,

Benjamin Moore Briarwood http://www.myperfectcolor.com/en/color/107363_Benjamin-Moore-Briarwood has a slight green undertone, compared to the Benjamin Moore Waynesboro Taupe http://www.myperfectcolor.com/en/color/4979_Benjamin-Moore-1544-Waynesboro-Taupe, which has a bit more gray. Both could work with the Benjamin Moore LInen White, though the Waynesboro Taupe seems to be a better match.

I like the idea of using either Benjamin Moore Gargoyle or Iron Gate for the shutters. The darker of the two would be a nice contrast with the taupe color.

Other taupe colors that you could consider sampling would be: Benjamin Moore Northhampton Putty http://www.myperfectcolor.com/en/color/102941_Benjamin-Moore-HC-89-Northampton-Putty

Benjamin Moore Alexandria Beige http://www.myperfectcolor.com/en/color/99_Benjamin-Moore-HC-77-Alexandria-Beige

Benjamin Moore Brandon Beige http://www.myperfectcolor.com/en/color/5910_Benjamin-Moore-977-Brandon-Beige (this color also works well with the shutter colors you're considering.)

For your front door, here are a few blues to sample once you decide on your trim colors:

Benjamin Moore Sea Reflections http://www.myperfectcolor.com/en/color/5108_Benjamin-Moore-1664-Sea-Reflections

Benjamin Moore Buckland Blue http://www.myperfectcolor.com/en/color/102889_Benjamin-Moore-HC-151-Buckland-Blue

Benjamin Moore I've Got the Blues http://www.myperfectcolor.com/en/color/5714_Benjamin-Moore-774-Ive-Got-The-Blues

Hope this has been helpful. Be sure to sample any colors that you're considering, as lighting and landscaping can affect how colors look on each home.
Diana



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