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Beach Cottage Door Colour ~ A Question for You Out There

Tue 22nd, Nov, 2011

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G’day.

Do you like my door? 

I am sounding like some kinda emotional wreck on this blog lately…I am well aware of that…crying in post offices about Aussie passports etc and now getting emotional about a door…I shoulda been a mummy blogger ;-)

Soooo, this my friends is the new door…yep the one I made all the fuss about…and after all of it ended up with probs one of the most budget doors on the market…I have been to more than one salvage yard, to a hundred and one cheapo door shops, I’ve blogged about it here, I’ve been to ludicrously expensive door shops that sell prison cell front doors (& people buy them apparently) and up until recently I was front doorless…I wrote about the situation here…the main problem was that in my head I live in a 150 year old federation cottage, whereas I actually live in a 70 yr old cottage…the old vintage style door of my dreams wouldn’t work here…and really what was needed was fresh, clean and new…it just took me a while to accept that…especially when, right in the middle of it all, I came across two old vintage doors on the side of the road, phoned the lovely (and long-suffering Mr BC ) and forced him to go pick them up for me…

Anyway, thank goodness for a good builder…he helped me by getting me some brochures, giving me his opinion and forcing the issue.

And this arrived…

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and oh boy was I not thrilled when I saw it in the garage last week…but it was doable…it was clean and new and didn’t break the bank so didn’t have to last forever….

And then he installed it and I loved it…I kept going out to look, I kept sneaking a peek…I loved it…did I say I loved it…

and then I saw the old door discarded, I feel sorry for that door, it tugs on my heart strings, its like the bathtub that’s soon to be removed, it’s like selling your car….in those things are memories & life and just stuff….that old door…I brought it back to life, I loved opening it after a cr*phole of a day and getting back to this old cottage, I slammed it shut when I was on my broomstick more than a few times, and I’ve opened it to my babies as they get bigger and arrive home after school…that’s why I get emotional over an old, refurbished, used to be amber yellow, with flowers, 70′s door…

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It’s starting to look like I envisioned though…still lots to be done….need pots for hydrangeas, to get the steps painted (they will be white in that gritty step paint), new lighting, mat and the hooks…it’s getting there…

But now there’s a question….WHAT THE HECK COLOUR DO I PAINT IT?

First of all I had two options

1. White

2. Black

 

and then once I saw it on the cottage in that sea greeny/aqua primer and it extended to four

 

3. Navy Blue

4. sea/french blue mix

 

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Right now I am lurching aimlessly between 2 and 4, and then back to 3 again, but really I think it will probs be 2…

Beach Cottage Lovelies????

What do you think then?

 

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Please vote for me!  Yep there’s still voting going on…click here to vote for abeachcottage every 2 hours (thanks so much to those who have been doing this, love ya)

 

 

 

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124 Responses to “Beach Cottage Door Colour ~ A Question for You Out There”

  1. Julie Johnson says:

    I think a very pale blue to match the steps on the door with the trim outlined in white. Maybe the other way round, but I think (for what its worth) a pale blue and white combination. Love the style. Very cottagy.

    • Shannon says:

      I think you should do the sea/french blue… similar to the primer. It definitely looks beachy! Love the new deck and door!!!

  2. Inês says:

    So, that’s the primer? Oh… I love it as it is! Can’t you leave it like that?
    Ok… I also float between black and the sea/french blue. Black is so elegant and sleek, but I also love colorful front doors. Not much help, uh?

  3. I Love Navy….nautical, classic & different!

  4. Nadine says:

    Go with a light blue, and paint the wood trims white.

  5. I think I’m in shock ….. don’t you mean you have for choices :

    1. White

    2. White

    3. White

    4. White!!!!

    My money is on white!

  6. I think black, because it will ground everything and make the color of the doors and flowers really pop!

    Love the new door – absolutely gorgeous! :)

  7. Ineedavacation says:

    My vote is on #4!

  8. joyce tx says:

    Gee, how much do you want it to ‘pop’? Any other colors on the house other than pale beachy blue and white? I’m wondering…. the lightest navy you can find…. with boat rope & white accents? Or if that would be THE darkest thing [the door] when you look at the house, you don’t want that.. Maybe white w/ the nautical rope accenty-.. to bring in the light natural wood color from the deck w/ some pops of that lightest-you-can get-navy mixed in? Looking forward to what you’ll pick!

  9. Just to throw a spanner in the works, what about a yellow?

  10. Anonymous says:

    door a little bit lighter and the wood trim whitewashed . nice door .

  11. DeAna says:

    I really love the door as it is.
    I am so much like you in that, I attach feelings and memories to things. Makes it hard to get rid of things even if they need to go. I’ve been that way since I was a kid. I remember crying when my dad sold a truck.
    We’re deep feelers. If that wasn’t a real term, it is now… :)

  12. Amy says:

    Of the choices my vote is for navy. It brings in a darker color without overshadowing everything else. Black seems too heavy for your upward, light, lovely beach cottage. I think black would just overwhelm everything.

    But I REALLY like the one comment about yellow! Yellow would be fantastical!

  13. Lucy says:

    A very pale eau de nil, would look beautiful with all your white and taupe’s. Happy painting! :-) x

  14. Nancy says:

    Number four, definitely! The white and pale blue/sea blue/French blue combination would be absolutely perfect, I think. :)

  15. Oh my gosh, I loooove the color of that primer!!! Can you keep it? Paint the trim white? LOVELY!! But I do love the sea blue combo you suggested too, I am biased though. I love blue!!! Can’t wait to see what you do!

    xo
    Kate

  16. Terrie says:

    Why not skip on over to Miss Mustard Seed’s blog & check out her amazing color combinations for wood? She is so very talented at mixing just the right shade & combo, everything chalky & vintage looking ~ so much like you! She loves to use different blues & creams…even a soft raspberry on that door might look magnificent! That is the Island look on Nantucket.

    • sarah says:

      OMG! soft raspberry?!! getting more and more interesting..hadn’t even thought of going down that route! x

  17. teres says:

    on my laptop your door looks like ‘tiffany blue’…and we all know that wonderful things are inside every tiffany’s box. i love the primer color. that being said, you can really make a statement with your front door, so, do something different. it’s only paint!

    • sarah says:

      yes Teres, right now it is Tiffany blue… a little bit greener maybe…hmmm I have been thinking it’s only paint too….leaning towards blue now!

  18. Mary Kaeding says:

    Strong vote (is there such a thing as a weak vote?) – anyway – I feel strongly that # 4 is the best option. The idea of a black door doesn’t work for me at all, just seems as if it doesn’t connect to the other stuff going on on that front porch. My second choice would be the navy or a midnight sky blue.

    Love the door itself – sort of a four panel, so you get that federal period feel.

    Mary in MN

  19. Jill Palumbo says:

    I vote for #1 or #4 or even a light grey. Love the deck!

  20. LoriM_Ca says:

    Differently #4!! Maybe with a hit of sea foam! Are your plans to paint the molding the same color? That would look awesome with a weathered look…kinda like old hurricane shutters in New Orleans! Good luck…whatever you decide will be beautiful!!!

  21. pam in oregon says:

    No, not black! I LOVE the primer color, and Teres is right, its the color of a Tiffany box. I’d go with a similar color to what it is now, or go with a sea blue or gray. Love your choice of door- it looks just right!

  22. I think your beachy cottage needs a blue door. Anything from navy, aqua, turquoise or light blue.

  23. Annastacia says:

    I love your new door, so pretty! My opinion should mean very little to you but please don’t paint it black! I love black doors, but you are just so “white” that a black door just seems all wrong to me! I would say a lovely aqua or navy blue (my latest color crush :) and you can never go wrong with white. Good luck! I won’t judge you either way ;)

  24. Kerry says:

    I love a black door, I have one. but I think it would be too intimidating for the prettiness of your deck. Why not go with a blue….perhaps the colour of the Australian sky you love so much, or the aqua of a rock pool, or even the pale yellow of the sand? Black seems more urban than coastal to me :)

  25. Kirsty says:

    I vote #4…but I think it will look lovely whatever you choose! x K

  26. I would like to toss a dark grey into the pot if I could please!

  27. Yup. I agree with, Heather! I think a dark gray would really bring all of your neutrals together, Sarah! If not dark gray, then I’d go with the French Blue!

    xoxo laurie

  28. My first instinct is black because I feel it sets everything off nicely and would contrast nicely with the white and light blue…all the pretty. But a nice light airy blue would be beautiful as well. Have you ever thought of a pop of colour like a yellow or a red (I believe raspberry was already suggested)? The yellow could work well with all your blue accents…now come to think of it, perhaps a navy blue would be the best choice, the dark offest of black without being black…hmmm I am no help what so ever. Sorry :(
    None-the-less…whatever you pick will be beautiful I am sure.

  29. beachcomber says:

    i think the french blue would go best in your setting. i agree with kerry about the black.
    your new deck looks great!!
    x

  30. Rachel says:

    I say try #4 then if you don’t like it paint over with #3 and have #2 in reserve as a last resort (think a french/sea blue will look great though) Good Luck!

  31. Susan says:

    and here I was thinking you had painted your door a lovely shade of Tiffany blue and I sighed :)

    black… or pale blue…… or white…… NO clue !! no help am I?? haha xx

  32. Oh wow, I really like it as it? Is that silly? I like to color and the wood mix.

  33. Tamara says:

    It so has to be choice 4 the French Blue!

  34. Jen says:

    Voting for number 4 with white washed trim. I thought the primer’d door was already painted and totally loved it!

  35. Lassiegirl says:

    I’m glad I’m not the only one that thought the primer was the color! I would go for a shade similar to the primer…it is beachy and lovely. We had a red door on my house when we bought it, but am not a red person. My Dad came and painted it (and the two back doors) a medium bright blue and it worked for me much better since the house is a light yellow. Gave it the cottage look I was hoping for. You have to do what you like, that’s the color to go with.

  36. Sharon says:

    I really love the style of your new door. I also understand your attachment to the old door and the memories it evokes. I get like that, too.

    As for the color, I vote #4 sea and french blue mix, though I do love the primer color, though maybe just a little lighter or less bright, but still an aqua-y turquoise color would be lovely.

  37. sharran miles says:

    Hi Sarah ….love the door !!! I think since youve already had a black door a change is as good as a holiday they say….. soooo what about painting it all white but sand back the main part to show off that lovely light blue/green colour ???? paints my bestfriend ( i do have the human kind as well !!!) if I decide I dont like It later I just paint it again ….. P.S. 2 adirondak chairs were delivered last week think my christmas pressie came early!!! trying to keep my excitement contained but he knows I know !!! So leaving your blog up for hubby to see for the last 12 months finally paid off !!! good luck with the door cant wait to see what you do ….Sharran

  38. Suzanne says:

    Charcoal with bark blue undertones would be my pick!! It is only paint and it is not a big area! Fun!!!!!

  39. Jana says:

    When I scrolled down to the door…first out of my mouth was “Oooohhhhh…. how BEAUTIFUL! ” Then kept reading…was disappointed that it isn’t the final color. I LOVE that one!

  40. jen says:

    Hi Sarah,

    I can picture your door in a duck egg blue colour with a soft milk white wash to make it all beachy and tie in with your lovely coffee colours sort like your shed door colour you have posted before? Can I please ask where you bought your silver door bell? I have been searching hi and lo for one for my teeny cottage

    Cheers and thanks
    Jen :-)

    • sarah says:

      Hi Jen, hmm thanks, yes that colour in the back door is nice, I forgot about that!

      oh I got the bell online from a marine store…can’t remember the name of it..but I think marine stores sell them
      x

  41. Julie says:

    I saw a door that was painted Benjamin Moore’s Wythe Blue (it’s a Historical Colour). It was gorgeous! It would look lovely, I think, with your beachy cottage.

  42. Stephanie says:

    I nominated you for The Versatile Blogger award. To see how it works: http://simplystephanieblog.wordpress.com/2011/11/21/and-the-award-goes-to/

  43. Kate says:

    Navy. or as mentioned already charcoal.
    I have a glossy deep ocean (Colorbond colour) front door on my white house and its dramatic without being heavy. I have recently fallen in love with the idea of a high gloss hot candy pink…husband isn’t convinced but with the white and lots of greenery it looks great. Saw it in the November Real Living mag.

    • Alice says:

      lol that’s the colour of all my colourbond fencing and gutters! I love that colour best decision we ever made. Yes I agree it would make an excellent substitue for Navy…

  44. Anonymous says:

    Door = just the aqua colour it is with white trim, or close to a soft sea blue…. look at your photos for inspiration !
    Deck = Loving the white cane chairs and Hydrangeas on and around the tea chest

  45. Alice says:

    me personally a door should give you a clue to the interior of the house. I wish it had been a clean(i.e no primer) door because I would of told you to get it bleached and lightly stained to get that rustic beachy driftwood look to it….

    I love the look of the door, It’s an excellent choice. I actually do like the colour of the primer and would perhaps go for a glossy (reading modern)version of the primer colour (or a shade lighter). But if you are sticking to the above options I think both 3 and 4 are good too the navy though would have to be high gloss (what is it with me and high gloss latetly….)…

    Us women are a funny lot, we tend to attach emotional value to everything we touch…. I am much the same and going through the same emotions while de-cluttering the home…

    Good luck…

  46. carla says:

    Hmmmm……..I like the colour as it is now……but paler, I suppose Aqua ;) I also love Dark Grey (thats what colour I have my front door and I LOVE it) Thinking out aloud I’m not sure about the wood bits, I think I would prob paint them the same as everything else………but I’m sure whatever you decide to do its gonna wow us with its beachy awesomeness ;) x

  47. Ali Gibbs says:

    Love the idea of white with a hint of sea blue through it – just brushed through

  48. Hi Sarah,
    Seriously, don’t all of our opinions just cause more confusion for you? But in case not, here are my thoughts: I kinda like the color it is now, with the trim painted white. Very beachy looking to me. Or possibly just a touch paler – oceanblue I guess you’d call it.I’ve been contemplating the same thing as we finish up the rebuild on our home, never did like a black door because it doesn’t seem that “friendly”to me, I like a brighter color on a front door, just because to me that seems cheerier.
    Good luck with this!! I’m sure you’ll make the perfect choice!
    xo
    Heidi

  49. Tricia Rose says:

    Sea/French blue gets my vote, though I love the Farrow & Ball-y incredibly dark blues and greens which do look black until you get close, so classy. I’m cheap so I mixed ordinary old black and blue until I got the depth I wanted. Not for this house though, that is aqua/sea green, a bit too sweet for my liking now but I have other fish to fry…

  50. lizzie says:

    Sarah, my pick would be White or French blue, just for a pop of colour. Lizzie

  51. the freckled minx says:

    It would be navy for me. I think the contrast between the putty colour and white would be great. Can’t wait to see what you choose…….B:)

  52. Deanne says:

    I am about to paint my front door in Dulux Waterway, it’s paler version of that primer, I think it would look nice on your door too!
    Dark grey that someone else suggested would also look good!
    But if you just want to stick to your 4 choices I go with 4.

  53. Glenda says:

    Definitely French/sea blue although then I guess it gets complicated with different shades. Colour is good. I’m really enjoying your renovation posts.

  54. Katherine says:

    I think white (could be distressed?) or glossy back – classic and simple? Bring colour in with coloured pots or plants/flowers.

  55. Kim Buca says:

    wait! i am confused i thought that was the color on it that it was gonna be!!!! i love it!!!! gave a nice pop of color in a beachy nautical way although knowing me i would paint the rectangles in a white or a white wash looks so beachy cottage to me already!!!!

  56. Rukmini Roy says:

    Sea/French blue mix Sarah. I can almost see it…it will look wonderful.

    I tossed between navy and black too but it would be too dark a contrast, I feel…I’m coming from the relaxed feel perspective, obviously.

    Best of luck and do let me know what you finally chose :)

  57. carolyn says:

    I vote for #2 … because I am totally biased and have a black front door. I initially went with a purple – that lasted about a month before I switched it to black which is what I wanted in the first place. The painter had told me that I couldn’t have a black front door because it would fade. Well, it’s been 11 years and I’ve only repainted once, and that was from the scraping of hockey bags across it, not from fading. So there mr. painter!

  58. Kat says:

    Must be something about this time of year, the phase of the moon, or perhaps we are just both sentimental gals at heart Sarah.
    I have been getting teary about changes and my baby turning three and I too could cry over a door, so you are not alone! ;)
    I actually don’t mind the colour it is now, but my vote would be for sea/french blue.
    I need a good blue for this house of ours too.
    Good luck with your decision and if you are anything like me you will over think it, dream of it, tie yourself up in knots and finally realise that you should have gone with your initial gut feeling.
    If all else fails and you don’t like it, then you can always paint it again!! :)

  59. Christie says:

    You have posted pics of a lovely back door or shed door … Hello…. use that color on the front of the house ! It is too perfect.

    ` C

  60. lg says:

    Red doors bring good luck. xxx

  61. GS says:

    So the old black door…are you painting it white and turning it into a low coffee table? I hope so!

  62. suzanne says:

    Sarah,
    The colour already on the door does look very sea worthy. But DONT go black, as all your coastal beachy good work on the front patio, will be lost with one black door. I would do something like the existing colour or the frenchy sea blue.

    P>S> can you do a blog on seashell decoration, I mean the making of them dangling on a string.
    Also if your saw my house it is full of shells from all over the eastern sea board coast, and my finds keep me very busy when I am on holidays.

    You portray on your blog what I feel and have always loved with the beach. My parents brought us up going to the beach every weekend when we were little.

    Thanks Sarah.

  63. I really like the idea of French blue! But any of your choices would be lovely, can’t wait to see it!

  64. Jenna says:

    I am on a navy blue kick, so I vote navy blue!

  65. Beth says:

    You have 82 comments!! Do you need another one?
    When I read the title and saw the door, even before I read the post I was thinking navy – a dark French inky navy that’s almost black. So that would be my suggestion.
    Door style looks great by the way.
    x

  66. annie says:

    Loving the sea green even in the primer. Look at your blog colours and house colours- white, beige and that heavenly sea green colour. You are, after all, a beach cottage! NB. It’s easy to paint a dark colour over a light one if you change your mind but not so much vice versa.

  67. Marnie says:

    Ha! I so thought that was the final colour. I’m kinda liking the aqua blue but maybe a blue that matches your steps/deck a bit more… I say beachy blue :) Love it!

  68. Ankita says:

    4!

    4!!

    4!!!

    You will bless me for it :D

  69. Sharon Smart says:

    Well you know what colour I like…I posted a piccy on your FB page a little while back…I’m all for aqua/turqouise shades ;)

  70. Kate says:

    The 4th door down is a lovely colour. Appears to be similar to the green on your blog heading.

    http://www.houzz.com/blue-front-door

  71. Sharon Smart says:

    Also….here’s a guide for what colour to paint for the best feng shui

    http://www.easy-feng-shui.com/feng_shui_door_color.html

  72. Lella says:

    Hello there :) I just wanted to say that I did indeedy love the colours of the blue/gold door. You have a real gem of a cottage. I would make a good live-in cleaner! LOL Lella x

  73. Clare Everitt says:

    Hi Sarah,

    I would say sea green and white in the ‘rectangle bits’…. Looove the sea green in Waterside Cottages…. it would look super lovely…

    Clare :)

  74. Deb says:

    Hi Sarah! Lovely door..but deffo NOT black!!!! I think you should go white (of course)..or a nice beachy blue….but then who am I to ask..Im soooooooooooooo indecisive..takes me ages to decide and go back and forth, back and forth….blue…no White..no blue….
    Greys a nice choice too…..no white…..no…….xx

  75. Louise Hockenson says:

    Hi Sarah ,
    Iam enjoying your blog and pages . Love the door. Looking for ideas & happen to come accross your beautiful pictures.My husband
    has owned an old Resort for twenty or more years. Sadly , nothing much had been done with it all those years , till we married a few years ago. Most of it is from the 1930′s. We started working on it five years ago. Quite a job to tackle .But very rewarding .
    Thanks for sharing . You al have given me thought.

    Louise

  76. kath says:

    I love the idea of french blue on a beach cottage. It definitely gives off more of a beachy vibe than black does, but ultimately, you have to look at it every single day, so it has to be something you won’t get sick of quickly. The good news is if you don’t like it, you can always paint over it!

  77. lisaroy says:

    Definitely sea/french blue! It is a beach cottage after all! And black is just too formal. I think it would make you smile every time you look at it. And I would paint out all the wood on it as well so it’s one colour. Can’t wait to see what you decide! :)

  78. melissa says:

    I say #4! The great thing about a door is that you don’t really have to commit. One of the easiest things to repaint if you want a change!

  79. Elaine in Laguna says:

    Give yourself a change….I cast my vote for number 4, and then number 1. I have a white door, and it’s really easy and nice to switch out the pots of flowers and plants across the seasons when the door is white. I was going to paint my front door black, but thought it too hot for the So Calif summers. Paint is reasonable in cost so you could also keep one color for a couple of years and then change it. I can’t wait to see you final choice and the front all “foofed up” as you like to say!

  80. Candy says:

    I wouldn’t go with black…too formal and not particularly welcoming for a sea cottage, in my opinion. I am in the process of chosing paint for my cottage door and am going with a sea colored aqua. The house is painted a taupe color with white shutters. Good luck.

  81. Diana says:

    Being a blue girl, I will say BLUE, BLUE, BLUE!!!! My answeres are always BLUE or white…but for the door, BLUE.. NAVY would be awesome but some beachy or cobalt would be terrific too!!! LOVE!!!

  82. Erin says:

    Sea/ french blue gets my vote! I live in a townhome, so I’m not allowed to paint the outside of my front door, but I painted the inside to give my entryway a pop of colour. I used a really lovely, fun gray/blue colour and it gets a lot of compliments. :)

  83. Melody says:

    I have to say I love the door.
    But then I am into all shades of blues…especially any shade of aqua.:)
    I love your blogs and that you share your emotions. Don’t ever say your sorry.
    That’s what makes you a HIDDEN GEM!!
    As for the door….live with it for awhile and see if it grows on you as you get your porch sorted out.
    Have a wonderful Aussie “Thanksgiving”.

  84. Melody says:

    forgot to say sea/french blue gets my vote!

  85. Anonymous says:

    French/sea blue or white are my votes. But I love the door and I’m sure whatever you choose will look great – it always does!

  86. Rosy says:

    Okay, breaking lurking mode here just to say: Black front door on a beach cottage? Surely you jest. Any of the other three options would be better–although I’ve got to say that that bright aqua primer is amazingly pretty. ;-)

    • sarah says:

      well hello from Lurkdom Rosy…nup I wasn’t jesting haha…I love black from doors…so Notting Hill to me lol!

      …but this one will be blue, at least for a while
      x

  87. Hi Sarah…just repainted my front door…it is similar to your primer (very bright). I toned it down with a quick swipe of stain. Has a great old world look to it now. You could do a similar process for your front door to give it a been-there-forever-weathered look!
    I’ll be posting my new door next week. Good luck!

  88. sonia lidbury says:

    I love the sea/french blue too. Possibly paint the whole of the door in the same colour without the plain timber outlines? Whatever you end up with will look gorgeous as always:) Enjoy your beautiful new deck!

  89. Tammi says:

    I have no doubt that whatever colour you choose will rock the socks of your cottage ;)
    but french blue get a thumbs up from me :) :)

    x

  90. Robyn says:

    Here’s a thought – paint it a new colour every spring!

    I’ve always loved navy doors so that would be my first choice. Black seems very bold, heavy and stark against the white surround and the pale walls. Tone it down with navy but you’re still keeping a dark colour.

    Fire engine red would be good too! Or even Hunters or British Racing green.

    • sarah says:

      oooh yes Robyn, I could change my door for the Season…that would go down very well with Mr Beach Cottage …ahem xo

  91. Nel says:

    Hi Sarah
    Don’t go black, it’s like looking at a hole in the wall, go MOCHA in a high gloss, great beach colour, it would blend beautifully with the exterior colour of your house.

  92. alison says:

    Sarah

    Shhh, come over here, I need to whisper something to you. I didn’t realise that your front door wasn’t painted. I thought “Wow!” when I saw it. LOL LOL. But for what it’s worth I’d choose the sea/French blue.

    I truly understand your sad feelings for your old front door. The same thing happened to me.

    alison

  93. Marnie says:

    I’m probably really late with my comments, but I love the aqua that it already is! I know it’s a primer, but it reminds me of those old glass bottles that people collect, or like the colour of the water at the Great Barrier Reef.
    #justsayin
    x Marnie

  94. Eileen @ CBH says:

    Sea French blue is my vote with white on the indentations. I like the color on the step risers, Is that a primer? It looks to be a nice pale aqua, that would be a nice color on the door. Especially nice with your sand color front walls. Ahhhhh, the colors of sea and sand…I am also very curious as to what you will use the old memory laden door for.

  95. Rob says:

    Hi Sarah, sorry I know I’m late to the party but regarding the door colour…I haven’t got a clue…but have you got a nice pot for that hydrangea?? Robx
    p.s. I’ve given it some more thought…perhaps navy blue.

  96. Shar Y says:

    I love bright, unexpected colors on doors. Loving the idea of sea blue, etc, but I know whatever you choose will be great.