20 Great Shades of White Paint and Some To Avoid | confused by all the different shades of white? Terrified of getting it all wrong? New York interior designer Laurel Bern shares her choices for the 20 best shades of white
Gorgeous hallway featuring white walls and light wide planked hardwood floors. The hallway includes built-in bookcases and cabinetry adorned with books. In the corner of the hall, stands a vintage metal accent table topped with a white orchid. Coral wall decor hangs over the accent table. Just off of the hall stands a floral chair below a pair of framed prints.
Soft Satin, such as Hare by Crown Paint, is an elegant, delicate hue that brings subtle sophistication to a scheme. It’s a pale shade that has a warm tone, so is great for small rooms that need a hint of colour without overpowering the space. It’s cosy for winter but also bright and optimistic, perfect for a revamp in Spring. Match walls in this shade with a toning off-white for woodwork and pick out architecture, such as a wooden fire surround or door, in a toning shade of grey.
We made a quick trip back to True Value to pick up wall paint for the sunroom last Thursday afternoon. After sampling a handful of other off-whites, we settled on a Benjamin Moore color called Cloud Nine because it was the exact gray-to-white-to-warm ratio we were looking for. I love the color and the name. I’m …
This dreamy Victorian-style bathroom is painted in BEHR Curio off-white from @copper_dot which is paired with a blue accent and white-washed anchor for a beachy feel. The white subway tile and pedestal sink tie in this lovely space.