The Leading Paint Colors Offered By The Best Magazines And Designers

House Beautiful April 2015

Look through some of the finest paint colors picked by the leading designers around the country. Get inspired for your next project with paint color suggestions from the experts.

Icy Blues By House Beautiful


Farrow & Ball Colors Matched to Benjamin Moore

Here is a chart featured on several sites that shows Farrow & Ball colors closely matched up with Benjamin Moore paint colors. I cannot locate the original post, and cannot guarantee that the colors are accurate, but it can be a starting point if you wish to have Farrow & Ball colors made at […]

French Hand-Painted Corner Cupboards

This comes from a Craigslist listing in Wilmette

Spectacular and unusual pair of antique French Hand-painted corner cupboards originally built into the room design of a “Hotel Particulaire” or “staely home in Paris, France.

These cupboards were originally painted in France in the soft impressionist style and coloring often used in historic French interiors. […]

42 Great Shades From Plaid Delta Ceramcoat Acrylic Paint

If you are thinking about painting fine detail work on your painted furniture, look through Plaid Delta’s paint options. You can buy their paint shades in 2 ounce bottles. Here are some of my favorite paint shades above.

Plaid Delta sells quality acrylics with superior hide and coverage. Their paints go on smooth and have […]

Using Multiple Knobs For A Whimsical Effect- Painted Furniture Ideas


Consider borrowing this idea from Jean Louis Deniot who designed a sculptural furniture line for Jean de Merry. This “Perolas” chest shows an array of artfully placed crystal knobs on a polished French lacquer seen on

Get this look by simply filling […]