Well if I'm living on my own with no hubs to worry about for a bit why NOT use some hot pink! Go Bold With Hot Pink room by Abbe Fenimore - 20 Living Room Color Palettes You've Never Tried on HGTV by Jeanine Hays
Red and White Guest Room. Ellen O'Neill picked out vintage red-checked bedding from a Paris flea market. It echoes the red-checked window-shade fabric from Ralph Lauren. Antique wicker hamper from Bloom. Iron bed from English Country Antiques.