This is especially true of a wonderfully vibrant colour like dayroom yellow. Different shades of grey like calluna and down pipe work well as a neutral base when you want to explore farrow and ball kitchen colours in brighter hues.
Used as the backdrop to numerous costume dramas it creates the perfect period feel when contrasted with wimborne white.
Grey farrow and ball kitchen colours. Rated 5 out of 5 by heat from stunning bought cromarty for kitchen and blue gray for dining room open plan loved blue gray for dining room and liked cromarty. And yes they are in farrow and ball s pigeon which is a medium gray blue green. Seriously this is the most clever thing ever.
Drop cloth no 283 in estate emulsion shadow white no 282 in estate eggshell and manor house gray no 265 in modern eggshell. Liking wasn t good enough so i asked my decorator to paint over cromarty and use blue gray. Absolutely love it.
From the warm lilac tones of skimming stone to the cool blue base of blackened and dimpse our light greys are so much more than just black and white. A stony neutral this traditional grey green was originally used as a colour name in the 9th century an ancient name for a timeless colour. A stony grey green.
A cool mid blue reading as a cool blue parma gray is another colour attributed to the great colourist john fowler. There s a lot of info in sarah s link about the process the before images. Yellow can then be added as an accent by painting the kitchen cabinets or chairs and by using small yellow décor items.
My kitchen and dining room are north facing and the colours works brilliantly. The subtle green base of our light gray brings an unsurpassed depth of colour when used on walls. Use grey farrow and ball colour for kitchen walls shelves and islands complemented by silver appliances.
Sarah is installing custom doors over ikea cabinets. Here s the finished kitchen.