Best Paint Colors

March 11, 2009

Best White Paints

House & Home‘s Lynda Reeves likes cool blue whites for sharp modern schemes and warm vintage whites for layered rooms that mix antiques and linen-covered sofas and chairs. Try these no-fail classics and favourites from H&H design editors:

Laval (HD035)
Decorator White (ND039)

Swiss Coffee (1812)
Cottage White (1813) 
Antique White (1823)

Benjamin Moore
Floral White (OC-29)
White Dove (OC-17)
Cloud White (CC-40)
Oxford White (CC-30)

Coconut (C2-336)

Antique White RM (43YY 78/053)
Stowe White (45YY 83/062)
Swiss Coffee (50YY 83/057)

Farrow & Ball
Pointing (2003)
Skimming Stone (241)

General Paint
Akamina (CLW 1013W)
Powderface (CLW 1034W)
Mistaya (CLW 1042W)

Para Paints
Crysler Hall White (P2118-00)
Out For A Stroll (P5204-14)

Pittsburgh Paints
Delicate White (518-1)

Pratt & Lambert
Ancestral (20-1)
Designer White (33-1)
Balsa (9-32)
Navajo (33-32) 
Bone White (10-32)

Ralph Lauren
Picket Fence White (WW57)
Poncho White (WW58)
Mother of Pearl (WW21)
Studio Cream (UL01)
Sail White (WW49)

Dover White (SW6385)

Natural White (501/511)

Drumskin (7003-10)
Betsey’s Linen (7005-16)
Blank Canvas (7001-16)
Gilded Endive (7003-22)