Benjamin Moore Wickham Gray

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Benjamin Moore Wickham Gray

Wickham Gray HC-171 By Benjamin Moore

If you get frustrated looking at the thousands of different paint colours, wondering which hue is best for you, I’m here to help!

In this colour review video of Wickham Gray by Benjamin Moore, I share:

  • The undertone of my featured colour
  • Colour comparisons in order to easily see the different colour tones
  • Best white paint colours for the trim and ceilings
  • Beautiful colour combinations to inspire you for your decorating project

If you’d like all of this information conveniently laid out for you in one place and see even more paint colour combinations to inspire you for your interior decorating project, grab my Wickham Gray Essential Paint Guide.

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As a Certified True Colour Expert and an award-winning interior design professional, I’ve worked with many homeowners on various residential design projects. I want to give you the confidence to make educated decisions about your own paint choices. Let’s do this!

Watch the video below -Wickham Gray Review

Wikham Gray

We designed this living room below and selected Wickham Gray by Benjamin Moore for the walls. Such a soft and pretty colour, eh?!

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Design by Claire Jefford.

Undertones: Blue/Green

Wickham Gray Hc 171

This blue-green gray may appear more one colour than the other, depending on the lighting and what other decorative elements you pair with it in your interior decorating project.

Colour Comparisons: 

Coventry Gray HC-169 & Edgecomb Gray HC-173

Coventry Gray Wickham Gray Edgecomb Gray

Notice from this graphic above that all 3 colours are called gray, but they are each very different from one another?  When you compare paint colours you can get a better reading of each tone. I tell clients that ‘Fifty Shades of Gray’ really is a thing! HAHA!

Speaking of that, did you grab my Free Fifteen Shades of Gray paint guide yet? It’s one of the three free downloads all about paint colours that I created with you in mind.

Best Whites To Pair With Wickham Gray

Cloud White CC-40 by Benjamin Moore

Wickham Gray Cloud White
White Custom Cabinetry With Art Wall Over Fireplace And Built In Tv And Custom Fabric On Side Chair In Elegant Living Room
Wickham Gray walls. Built-ins are Cloud White. Design by Claire Jefford.

Chantilly Lace OC-65 by Benjamin Moore

Wickham Gray Chantilly Lace

Simply White OC-117 by Benjamin Moore

Wickham Gray Simply White

You may have noticed that my best whites for trim and ceilings are always from the same 6 – 8 white paint colours.  (Did you notice that or did I just let the cat outta the bag?)

The reason for this and similarly to many neutral tones, is that we don’t need all of the colours in a fan deck to get the right one.  There are a small percentage of paint colours that work time and time again and when you know what they are, you don’t need to continually try to introduce new neutrals or whites.

When I see people doing that or hear designers say ‘I never pick the same colour twice because I want my clients to always have a unique paint colour and design.’, it means that they actually don’t understand colour.

Think of all the other elements of a space that can be custom or one of a kind.  Why do you think Revere Pewter is so popular? Because most people are not creative or boring? No! It simply works with so many fixed elements such as stone and tile, as well as coordinating beautifully with many fabrics.

Sorry, didn’t mean to yell. 🙂

Fabulous Colour Combinations with Wickham Gray

Kensington Blue 840, Burnt Ember CSP-120 & Pashmina AF-100

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Wickham Gray Kensington Blue
Wickham Gray Burnt Ember
Wickham Gray Pashmina
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Accent Wall With Wallpaper. Walls Painted Pashmina. Design By Claire Jefford.

Kensington Blue 840, Tissue Pink 1163 & Woodlawn Blue HC-147

Wickham Gray Tissue Pink
Wickham Gray Woodlawn Blue
Wickham Gray Kensington Blue Tissue Pink Woodlawn Blue

All of these colour combinations shown above are included in my Essential Colour Guide of Wickham Gray. There are two additional colours in the guide, for a total of ten options to pair with Wickham Gray!

Wickham Gray is now part of my Benjamin Moore Grays and Blue-Green Collection showcasing all 10 of my Benjamin Moore grays and blue-green essential colour guides.

Benjamin Moore Grays Blue Greens Collection

Interiors By Claire Jefford With Wickham Gray Paint

Photo credit for all professional photography to Stephani Buchman

Transitional Living Room With Grey Loveseat With White Accent Cushions And Large Bevelled Mirror And Glass Coffee Table And Patterned Area Rug
Grey Couch With Custom Fabric Accent Pillows And Bevelled Mirror With Gold Nailheads In Traditional Living Room
Ripple Fold Drapery With Blue And White Pattern And Two Side Chairs By Window With Contemporary Wooden Side Table And Decor
Custom Patterned Ripplefold Drapery In Classic Formal Living Room
Gallery Art Wall With Watercolour Tree Paintings And Dark Hardwood Flooring With White Trim And Glass Coffee Table In Traditional Living Room

Which room would be your favourite to use Wickham Gray? Comment below, I always love hearing from you!

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Remember, it only takes one mistake to take your home decorating project from divine to disaster. Don’t let the paint be what stresses you out!

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