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Style Watch

Silver linings

The color scheme in this Back Bay bedroom is designed to appeal to both husband and wife.

Stephanie Rossi of Spazio Rosso Interior Design helped a young couple transform the master bedroom in their Back Bay town house condo into a peaceful retreat. Starting from scratch, Rossi pulled together a color scheme that’s equal parts feminine and masculine — a light gray base, accented with hints of hushed silver, gold, and purple. “The room is very peaceful,” says Rossi. “The wife loves lavender, but we added grays so her husband would feel comfortable, too.”

1 | The drapery — silvery metallic linen with embroidered gold, black, and purple trim — was the starting point for the mood and color palette. It’s hung on a ceiling track so that it follows the curve of the wall and makes the windows seem both taller and wider.

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