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11 Designer-Approved Paint Colors

HGTV Magazine recruited your favorite HGTV stars and designers to spill on their go-to shades.

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Best for a Guest Room

Blue Hydrangea by Benjamin Moore

“Depending on the bedding you choose, this blue can be a crisp contrast to white or a softer complement to floral patterns.” — Hilary Farr, Love It or List It

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Best for a Gender-Neutral Kids' Room

Lounge Green by Sherwin-Williams

“Wonderfully adaptable without being beige or gray, this green is a great backdrop for blues, oranges, yellows, pinks, and reds — all colors kids love!” — Vern Yip, HGTV designer

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Best for a Daring Dining Room

Eggplant by Benjamin Moore

“This rich purple may feel like a risk, but I dare you to find an accent color that doesn’t work with it.”— Tiffany Brooks, HGTV designer

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Best for Almost Any Room

Revere Pewter by Benjamin Moore

“We use this in 90 percent of our flips  ––  for every room. It makes furniture look great, and buyers love it.” — Christina El Moussa, Flip or Flop

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