Quick Answer: Is White Dove Too White?

What is the difference between white dove and simply white?

Simply White looks great on cabinets as it’s fresh and bright and ‘looks white’ as long as you don’t have a cleaner white anywhere closeby.

White Dove is more of a calming soft white and has an almost creamy/greige feeling in comparison to the cleaner approach of Simply White (White Dove is a personal fave)..

What white goes with white dove?

In my previous blog post where I reviewed Sea Salt by Sherwin Williams, I recommended White Dove as one of the best whites to pair with it. Sea Salt by Sherwin Williams is a great combination with White Dove. Anew Gray SW 730 by Sherwin Williams is a rich, neutral colour that looks fab too!

Does white dove look gray?

White Dove has a definite warm, creamy undertone. However, in a surprise twist, the shade can also show gray undertones, which helps the color not feel overly warm. When placed against a light gray, the swatch of White Dove presents with a taupe undertone, making it almost a greige.

Does classic gray go with white dove?

It looks so serene when you paint the walls Classic Gray and the trim either Chantilly Lace, Simply White or White Dove. You won’t want to leave the room because it’s so welcoming and inviting.

What color walls with white dove cabinets?

Side-by-side, the kitchen cabinets don’t look too creamy, yet the trim still looks fresh. A win! White Dove trim also pairs beautifully with our Baby Fawn wall colour (a soft greige by Benjamin Moore OC-15).

Is Benjamin Moore white dove a warm or cool white?

White Dove has a warm creamy yellow undertone that’s WELL grounded with a neutral base to calm it down, making it a WARM white paint colour. White Dove accommodates many different paint colours because while it’s a warm white, it has an almost greige base bringing the warmth down.

Is white dove too yellow?

On a 0-100 scale, (with 0 being pure black and 100 being pure white) White Dove has a Light Reflective Value of 85.38. Next to other popular white paint colors, White Dove has a slight yellow tint to it, however, when by itself, you only notice a soft white, free of all yellow undertones.

What color goes with Dove White?

One of my personal favorite pairings for White Dove is to put it with greige paint colors. Because it has those gray undertones, it is a great white to put with greige paint shades such as Revere Pewter, Edgecomb Gray and Agreeable Gray. It also pairs nicely with both wood and metal accents.

Does Benjamin Moore white dove look yellow?

For this reason, White Dove won’t look too yellow or too gray, meaning you can pair it with pretty much any other colors you want. So feel free to go bold with a forest green, navy blue, or terra cotta painted door if you choose this white paint.

Is cloud white warm or cool?

Cloud White is a WARM white paint colour. It’s one of the most popular whites because it sits in a great place between ones that are a bit TOO warm, with more yellow in them and whites that are more crisp and clean.

What is the best Benjamin Moore white?

Our Top 10 Benjamin Moore WhitesSimply White OC-117.Dove Wing OC-18.White Dove OC-17.Decorators White CC-20.Oxford White CC-30.Intense White OC-51.Paper White OC-55.Pure White OC-64.More items…•

Is Chantilly Lace too white?

Chantilly Lace (BM OC-65) Chantilly Lace is the cleanest white color in the universe because It has no warm or cool undertones. This clean white is great for walls, but also makes the perfect trim or ceiling color. You need lots of light to make this color work.