Last night my mom and I made a spontaneous journey to Home Depot to look at paint colors. I know, I know, it doesn’t seem like we’re anywhere near needing them, but we are. Or at least a few of them. For the kitchen, I’m planning on unfinished stock cabinets that will get painted. And then probably distressed. You may not be a fan of painted cabinets, but guess what. I am. And it’s my house, so there. I also detest staining, and painting them avoids that issue. I’m leaning toward charcoal grey for the cabinets, although I’ve also thought about a sage-y dusty green. Maybe two-toned cabinets with charcoal on the bottom and green on top.
I’m also in the process of narrowing down trim color options. It’s a big decision because it’s a color that’s going to run through the entire darn house. Every bit of trim will be this color. I needed lots of options, none of which are stark “white”. Continue reading