With hundreds of shades to choose from, go straight to the best. These tried-and-true paint colors work for the pros, so they’re sure to hit the right note in your home too.
Lavender Mist, Benjamin Moore
“People underestimate the power of lavender,” Mary McGee told House Beautiful. Pale orchid livens up this entryway’s walls while keeping rooms light and airy.
Salmon Peach, Benjamin Moore
You can’t go wrong with pairings found in nature (hello peonies!). Amanda Lindroth choose this blush-like hue to contrast with the pops of green. “The palette is based on the apple painting, which I inherited from my mother,” the designer told House Beautiful.
Compatible Cream, Sherwin Williams
“When I need a yellow that isn’t too sunny, I choose this one,” says Jill Hosking-Cartland of Hosking Interiors. “This creamy shade is warm, inviting and very flexible when it comes to coordinating with colors with adjoining rooms.”
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