Interior trim doesn’t all the time should be white! Contrast trim is significantly on-trend proper now for good motive. These inside trim shade concepts are positive to encourage you.
Well mates, I’m positive you’ve heard by now that we’re shifting. Our beloved home that we’ve got reworked one room at a time is beneath contract and we shut on our new home quickly.
We nonetheless aren’t planning on sharing full “before” pictures of our new residence till after we shut on it (name me superstitious) however we did reply a number of questions on it on this podcast episode. And we shared the primary two pictures of it right here.
What I don’t assume we’ve talked about earlier than is that we’ve got some design challenges to beat in our new home (shock, shock). One of the largest points in our new home is the trim shade. Our new house is conventional in model, so there’s a ton of gorgeous trim. Seriously quite a bit. Take the eating room ceiling for example (and wow–I simply formally shared the third photograph of our new residence 😬).
And what you’ll have observed from that photograph is that the trim isn’t a “pure” white, which is what we’ve got all the time painted our trim. Nope, it’s Divine White by Sherwin-Williams, which is an off-white shade (pictured under).
I initially freaked out concerning the trim shade for a few causes: 1) we’ve all the time chosen pure white trim and a couple of) with a lot molding in our new home, we will’t afford to rent somebody to color it and there’s NO CHANCE we’re tackling this quantity of trim on our personal.
But after speaking to Joe about it and realizing we wish to paint practically each room within the new home a impartial white shade, I stated, “you know, I think the trim color might look kind of cool against white walls.” Joe was unconvinced. But I may image it in my head!
Surprising Interior Trim Color Ideas
To show to Joe that there are inside trim concepts on the market that do NOT contain pure white trim, I began doing a little analysis. And after I did, I felt love an fool. After all, I’ve learn concerning the gorgeous development of distinction trim greater than as soon as. But I had by no means actually considered off-white serving as a distinction inside trim shade till I found these pictures.
Cream/Ivory Interior Trim
Turns out, I used to be proper! I do LOVE the look of ivory/cream trim towards pure white partitions. These pictures are formally my inspiration for almost all of the rooms in our new residence.
Now that I’ve seen off-white distinction trim in motion, I’m truly EXCITED about seeing this imaginative and prescient come to life in our new residence. Currently, the entire partitions are various shades of brown. Bleh. Very excited for many of them to be painted white.
There’s probability we’ll sneak some navy blue someplace, perhaps even the eating room. Check out this picture that’s giving me confidence concerning the ivory, white and navy blue all collectively in a single area (ignore the furnishings, and many others.–I’m simply impressed by the colour palette).
So, that’s the plan for our new home, however there are such a lot of different inside trim shade choices that do NOT contain “traditional” white. Check out a few of these different unbelievable choices that I’d completely think about if it was within the funds (or if we had been ranging from scratch).
Gray/Greige Interior Trim
It’s no shock that grey and greige are standard decisions for inside trim. They are superbly impartial with out being boring. Here are a couple of of my favourite examples of grey and/or greige inside trim that I discovered throughout my analysis.
Black Interior Trim
There’s little question that black trim makes an announcement. After all, it is what we selected for the outside trim of our residence! But it positively has the identical sophisticate affect inside a house. Just check out this gorgeous design.
Other Interior Trim Color Options
As a hard-core shade lover, it should not shock you that these “non-neutral” choices caught my consideration. Just have a look at these completely different inexperienced trim choices. So completely different, however every one is GORGEOUS.
And how about these fairly blue choices? You already know I’m a fan of navy on inside wooden work since I painted all of our interior doors navy blue!
Blues and greens are usually not impartial, however they are not completely sudden both. But how about pink?! If I assumed Joe would go for this shade, I’d be throughout it. It’s so refined and particular.
And the yellow on this cabinetry and crown molding is SO FUN.
I may go on and on, however I believe you get the thought! When it comes to selecting a shade for the inside trim in your house, white is certainly not the one possibility. I hope these inside trim shade concepts have you ever contemplating different choices on your own residence!
I’m definitely excited to enterprise into the world of distinction trim and can be sure you preserve you up to date each step of the best way! This entire new home factor is certainly going to be an journey.
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