Dark grey and white

Posted November 11, 2011 by Christina

The contrast here is so perfect!  I have been leaning towards softer greys as of late and this just brings me back to the dark with a lot of contrast.  The details in the mantel and the door paneling are so perfect.  Sometimes I wish I lived in a home with such history and detail.  But it is not meant to be right now.

Someday maybe.

I am looking forward to the weekend it is supposed to rain a bit here so another few days of relaxation I hope.  I am starting to read Gone with the Wind for the first time and I am hoping it will entertain me for the weekend.  Have you read it?  What did you think?  I know it is a classic and I had to pick it up when I saw it the other day.

Next week I have a lot coming up here on the blog, another giveaway and some great pics to post!

Have a wonderful day!  It is 11/11/11 so cool!!!!

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Dana Frieling@ Make Them Wonder

Moody and beautiful! I thought I was the only one who hasn’t read that classic. Glad to know I’m not alone. Guess I will be soon, after you finish it. Ha! Enjoy your rest.

Fri Oct 17 15:15:11 2014

Dumbwit Tellher

You once again confirmed to me how much I adore dark..deep…moody grey! I have not read GWTW, but you’ve inspired me to. Have a wonderful, lazy weekend.

Cheers ~ Deb

Fri Oct 17 15:15:11 2014


The book is about a billion times better than the movie!

Fri Oct 17 15:15:11 2014

Donna Frasca ♋

Greige works!

Fri Oct 17 15:15:11 2014

Michelle ~ Make Life Pretty

How about dark gray, light gray, and white together?

Fri Oct 17 15:15:10 2014


Beautiful soft greys and gorgeous images. I’ve never read Gone With The Wind, I’ve only watched the movie several times. It is always worth watching the movie as I never tire of hearing "Frankly my dear, I don’t give a @#$%? HA

Have a wonderful relaxing weekend. I’m looking forward to your post for next week.


Fri Oct 17 15:15:10 2014

helen tilston

Love the greys and in particular the first image

I love the movie Gone with the Wind. Have not read the book. Will look forward to your review of same

Fri Oct 17 15:15:10 2014


GWTW, as it is known here…..well, it is a classic, and you will probably find it confusing and inspiring at the same time…..happy friday…smiles

Fri Oct 17 15:15:10 2014


Absolutely gorgeous.

Fri Oct 17 15:15:10 2014

Redlilocks {Swoon Worthy}

Dark grey and white… the two main colours in my dining room and probably one of my very favourite combinations. It looks so good with pretty much every other colour! Yum!

Fri Oct 17 15:15:09 2014

vicki archer

Gone with the Wind… is one of my all time favourites…. Enjoy… xv

Fri Oct 17 15:15:09 2014


Looking outside my window, where it’s eerily dark and there’s a pretty angry storm brewing…. I would really do anything for that beautiful, ornate fireplace!

Gah. It’s beautiful.

Fri Oct 17 15:15:09 2014

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greige: (gra, grège, gray)
adj: not bleached or dyed;
unfinished; raw