Additionally, we have artwork with the greens,blue, purples and yellow. Thanks! Once I have more information we’ll be able to get the right colour nailed down and you’ll be good to go! Hi Donna, thank you! #2 – Cable Knit. So we’re essentially looking at Revere Pewter at 50% (assuming you meant 50% lighter than it really is) and a colour very similar to Elephant Tusk (so basically a not-too-yellow light cream). However, with your lighting and your couches/flooring it might work great. They are all over the house and my husband just humors me. I didn’t want you to think that I am ignoring you, there are just some questions that require more intense time and thinking – yours being one of those. Okay, so I’m assuming you want something in the ‘lighter’ end of things. I’m getting so confused I’m considering ripping everything out and starting fresh, but that will cost 5 times more than just painting otherwise decent cabinets and replacing appliances. slipcover it or rid of it. In certain lights it can go just a ‘wee touch’ pinky. Mascarpone has a delicious light, creamy and very mild taste. I love it when I see colors like SW Sea Salt,or RH Silver Sage, those greyed blue/green colors. I just had some rooms painted Benjamin Moore Navajo White(color matched at Sherwin Williams because that is where the painter buys his paint). The same is true for the butter. I will most definitely be back. Hop on my site and in the search area look for ‘Ballet White’. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. #2. While the surface color of your skin can change with sun exposure, reactions to medication, or medical conditions like rosacea, your skin tone is actually determined by the undertones that come through. Hey Nisha! I am just not sure If I have the nerve to go in that direction even though I like the look in photos. I’m sometimes afraid to put in too much pics (ie: info overload) but when it comes to colours, it really is such a visual thing. 3. Of course this is always my fave. Sherwin Williams Creamy. Hi Isis! It was daring for me but always loved red and I needed the drama then. My cabinets in the kitchen are a creamy white called Antique white through Brookhaven Cabinetry, and my counters are Uba Tuba granite. You’ll find some great colour solutions about 3/4 down the page under the ‘Red Oak’ section. This is my last attempt to send an SOS out there. Okay, so here I am trying to look at colours at nite and it’s not working. While trying to find the perfect color to freshen up my main living level, I recently found your site and I love it!!! Okay, so we’re thinking #1 – Tweak the level or orange #2 – Reduce the ‘saturation’ and possibly tweak things into a slightly more ‘earth toned’ range which will help to tamp down the brightness. ( light gray). Cross your fingers and I’ll let you know! Its name comes from the color of cream produced from cow's milk. Read more: Paint Colour Review of Benjamin Moore Ballet White, Check out my Online Color Consulting and E-Decorating Services, Paint Colour Review: Sherwin Williams Creamy, KYLIE M INTERIORS E-DESIGN, E-DECOR AND ONLINE PAINT COLOUR CONSULTING ADVICE ON THE BEST PAINT COLOURS FROM BENJAMIN MOORE AND SHERWIN WILLIAMS. If that interests you, usually I have a questionnaire/list of things but the info you’ve given me is great and your questions is pretty straightforward. I have red birch floors and cedar kitchen cabinets. I ‘think’ they should be able to do this. In order for a colour to be warm it needs to have yellow, orange, red or a mix of those undertones in it (it can also have others, but those are the warms ones). Let me know how it goes and I LOVE before and after photos, please!!!! One of the best examples is a color scheme that consists of the wall color plus soft blue, white, and beige colors as shown in the picture of transitional living room below. For confidence in your colour choice please use a Crown Paints Pure Paint sample or Matchpot prior to application. I was thinking BM Hale Navy because of the grey tone to it. Natural Linen. It’s affordable and fun if you’d like to check it out. Let’s take a quick break to talk about paint samples…, Undoubtedly, you’ll be heading out in the near future to grab paint samples – stop right there! It helps a lot when you can understand lighting and LRVs when picking colors. Also I am having all the trim painted, fireplace and spindles on staircase. ~Kylie, Help! We are currently renting and all the floors and casings are yellow oak. Hi!! — Mel Bean, Mel Bean Interiors, "I love this cream color for a space. It would tap into the warmth of both Elephant Tusk and Revere Pewter without being ‘too yellow’. Thank you – Cathy. Undertones are tricky aren’t they? I read through your website and realized I am an emotional painter, like yourself. Was having trouble choosing a colour to complement a new comforter in a couple shades of purple with red undertones. Hi Carlin, yes, once in a while it can grab a wink of that . I know sometimes when I pick Cream I’m like ‘Cream, really? The artificial lighting in there is a warm white and I’m thinking I’m needing something warmer and maybe in the cream family…I’ve considered Gentle Cream, Sugar Cookie, Vanilla Ice Cream, Butter Pecan…my head is spinning!!! Required fields are marked *. this one is borderline for me as while it’s a REALLY wellbalanced warm colour, there is so much beige in it, it loses the creamy feel – but maybe you’ll like it! Ty. Gray Owl is far more predictable and more of a ‘typical’ gray. Top Designers Reveal Their Favorite Blue Paints. Being the daughter of a housepainter, you would think I would have learned about undertones. Okay, so check those out. Will keep you posted, thanks again for your help and guidance. BTW…my flooring throughout most of the house is light hardwood (needs refinishing lol) and a grayish-tan vinyl flooring in the kitchen.