Decorate with White
Paint walls, ceilings, and trim all the same white hue. The result is a blank canvas, which allows the eye to gravitate toward warm textiles and brighter hues found in furniture and accessories.
Paint: Alabaster (SW7008) by Sherwin-Williams; sherwin-williams.com.
Mix shades of white to createthe illusion of depth in a space, and add hues of different colors to create a neutral-like color scheme.
Paint: Niveous (OC-36) by Benjamin Moore; benjaminmoore.com.
Paint: Pure White (SW7005) by Sherwin-Williams; sherwin-williams.com.