50+ Best Bold and Neutral Paint Colors

For years, I’ve been asked about my favorite paint colors and the colors I used in my home. So here they are—a full list of all my favorite Sherwin-Williams colors plus where I used the colors! This is a list of (what I think are) the best bold and bright colors to use in your home, as well as, all my favorite neutral paint colors for your walls! These wall colors correspond well together and are sooooo stinkin’ pretty! 

Grays

  1. Light French Gray SW 0055*
  2. Mindful Gray SW 7016
  3. Dorian Gray SW 7017 
  4. Dovetail SW 7018 
  5. Anew Gray SW 7030 
  6. Silverplate SW 7649 
  7. Ellie Gray SW 7650 
  8. Cityscape SW 7067 
  9. Revere Pewter BM HC-172 
  10. Gauntlet Gray SW 7019 
  11. Repose Gray SW 7015 
  12. Pewter Cast SW 7673*
    *Color used in my home

Blues 

  1. Oyster Bay SW 6206 
  2. Rainwashed SW 6211 
  3. Smokey Blue SW 7604*
  4. Rain SW 6219 
  5. Interesting Aqua SW 6220 
  6. Meditative SW 6227 
  7. Drizzle SW 6479 
  8. Lagoon SW 6480*
    *Color used in my home

Navy Blues 

  1. Indigo Batik SW 7602*
  2. Hale Navy BM HC-154 
  3. Naval SW 6244 
  4. Needlepoint Navy SW 0032*
  5. Smoky Blue SW 7604*
    *Color used in my home

Blacks 

  1. Tricorn Black SW 6258 
  2. Caviar SW 6990 
  3. Inkwell SW 6992 

Greens 

  1. Mediterranean SW 7617 
  2. Sea Salt SW 6204 
  3. Comfort Gray SW 6205 
  4. Halcyon Green SW 6213 

Whites 

  1. Eider White SW 7014*
  2. Alabaster SW 7008*
    *Color used in my home

Beiges 

  1. Balanced Beige SW 7037 
  2. Camelback SW 6122 
  3. Tavern Taupe SW 7508 
  4. Perfect Greige SW 6073 
  5. Mega Greige SW 7031 
  6. Warm Stone SW 7032 

Browns 

  1. Cardboard SW 6124 
  2. Sable SW 6083 
  3. Java SW 6090 

Golds 

  1. Restrained Gold SW 6129 
  2. Mannered Gold SW 6130 
  3. Blonde SW 6128 

Oranges 

  1. Spiced Cider SW 7702 
  2. Armagnac SW 6354 
  3. Reynard SW 6348 

Pinks 

  1. Innocence SW 6302 
  2. Lotus Flower SW 6310 
  3. Childlike SW 6569 
  4. Charisma SW 6605 

Reds 

  1. Heartthrob SW 6866 
  2. Antique Red SW 7587 

Blushes 

  1. Blushing SW 6617 
  2. Mellow Coral SW 6324 
  3. Intimate White SW 6322 
  4. White Dogwood SW 6315

Here is the list of where I used each color inside my home (and outside!)

Kitchen Island:
25. Smoky Blue SW 7604 

Basement Walls:
34. Eider White SW 7014

Basement Trim:
2. Mindful Gray SW 7016 

Basement Cabinets:
20. Lagoon SW 6480*

Upstairs:
1.
Light French Gray SW 0055

Dining Room:
24. Needlepoint Navy SW 0032

Our Colorful + Formal Dining Room

Master Bedroom:
21. Indigo Batik SW 7602

Master Bathroom:
34. Eider White SW 7014

Master Bathroom Cabinets and Trim:
12. Pewter Cast SW 7673 

Exterior of Home
11. Repose Gray SW 7015
Iron Ore SW 7069

Exterior House Paint: Color Blocking!
Shutters:
Tatami Tan SW 6116 

Gold Front Door:
Modern Masters ME660-06 Metallic Pharaoh’s Gold (Amazon)

Interior Doors:
12. Pewter Cast SW 7673

Gray Interior Door Feature Image

Main Level & Upstairs Trim:
35. Alabaster SW 7008

There you have it—all the best wall colors to quickly update your home!

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