Turn on the Light
On-trend white — with Pantone’s soft colors of the year (Rose Quartz and Serenity) or alone — achieves some head-turning looks
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HARMONY & BALANCE
The walls, trim, and built-ins are all painted in Benjamin Moore’s Ceiling White, to offset the room’s darker elements.
ROOM PHOTO BY BETH SINGER
Architect Glenda Meads, left, of Birmingham’s Glenda Meads Architects, designed this butler pantry/stair with the homeowner and cabinetry expert Eline Nealer (from Rochester-based Dillman & Upton). “It works well with a cool white paint color,” Meads says. “It’s bright, clean, and modern in a tone-on-tone architectural palette of white walls, white trim, and white built-in elements against dark wood floors.” PORTRAIT BY CLAIRE MEADS