What Colours Go With Dulux Apple White?

Dulux apple white

Dulux Apple White is a great off-white shade by Dulux which brings warmth, and a touch of modernity to a home.

A perfect alternative to a bright white shade which can lack personality and depth, let’s not talk about the constant touch ups and maintenance that is required of a bright white shade in a high traffic home too…

If you’re considering using Dulux Apple White in your interior, you might be looking at what other colours go well with this shade.

It’s obvious green undertones may feel daunting, but it’s actually a really versatile colour, so, let’s a take a this Dulux off-white shade a bit closer, and explore what colours go well with Apple White.

Is Dulux Apple White A Warm Colour?

Dulux Apple White is considered a warm colour, it has green undertones for an off-white colour which has definite green tones to it, depending on what light you look at the colour in.

This versatile neutral shade works with a range of neutral, and bold colours.

Always purchase a tester pot first and paint a swatch in your chosen room, sit with the paint and look at it during different times of the day to get a feel for how it looks in the space.

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What Colours Go With Dulux Apple White?

Tonal Combinations

When choosing complementary colours to go with Dulux Apple White the best place to start is looking at the tonal combinations.

Apple White is an off-white shade with green undertones, so tonally pairing with like shades will help to create a cohesive colour scheme.

Dulux recommend pairing with Spring Meadow, a light sage green shade, and Kiwi Crush which has a slightly lime, luminescent appeal to it.

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Neutral Combinations

Apple White could be described as a very pale sage green shade in certain lights, so it works beautifully in a neutral colour scheme too.

Pair with a more defining shade such as Green Glade, this could be used to add definition to the room in areas such as skirting architraves and doors.

Morning Oats is a pale grey shade which brings a little bit of softness into the room. Bring this shade in through textiles such as cushions and throws.

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Designer’s Choice Combinations

Dulux always select a couple of out there combinations to go with their colours that always go against everything we hear about pairing colours with their undertones.

It pays to be different, right? Apple White is a pale, yet versatile colour so adding a welcome pop of warmer colour into the mix can really transform how this shade looks in a setting.

Dulux recommend pairing with Rose Canopy, a beautiful dusty pink shade, and Raspberry Diva a berrylicious colour.

Opt to use these in a feature walls, a two tone combination on the walls or by simply introducing with decor accessories, furnishings, cushions and throws to really help create such texture and layers in the space.

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Apple White & Black

If you’re looking to create a modern interior with Apple White, black accents are an absolute essential part of nailing modern design. 

The black is designed to ground and define the space, without it being obtrusive or overbearing in the room.

You only need to use black in a few well placed areas, this can be accents on chair legs, black frames, sockets & switches and interior hardware details like door knobs.

Apple White & White

Bright white is not an ideal colour to use throughout a home due to the amount of touch ups that will continually be needed.

But using a stark white as a contrast to Apple White can create a clean cut, and crisp contrast. 

An example of this could be using Apple White for the walls and a crisp bright white paint for the ceiling, skirting boards and cornices. It helps to lift the room even more, and a small touch of bright white is all you need.

Apple White & Blush Pink

With the Dulux designer choices, we’ve already seen how gorgeous a dusty pink shade looks next to Apple White.

For a soft take on this colour, blush pink is a beautiful complementary colour for Apple White.

Weave it into your interiors with subtle additions of cushions, throws and decor accessories.

Layer with furnishings and art prints too. These two colours work really well with black, and touches of marble too for a really luxurious feel in your interiors.

Apple White & Terracotta

If you want to make a really bold statement, try pairing with the spicy shade, terracotta.

This lovable shade is well suited to neutral, and sage green colours.

You only need a small dose of this warm colour to appreciate it in your surroundings. Introduce it sparingly with cushions, throws and through artwork.

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Nicole Sage

Nicole Sage is the founder of Sleek-chic Interiors and is a highly experienced interiors writer and skilled home renovator who has a passion for all things design. She has been featured as an authority at Pinterest, Ideal Home, Daily Mail and in countless other interviews. For 8 years, Nicole has written, observed key interior trends, renovated and undertaken interior short courses at the renown KLC school where she has gained her grounding interior design principles. With a keen eye for detail and a love of creativity, she shares her expertise on the latest interior trends, practical DIY tutorials, and styling inspiration to help others transform their homes into stunning spaces. With a commitment to delivering informative and engaging content, Nicole inspires and empowers readers to explore their own unique sense of style and create beautiful, personalised interiors. Contact her at hello@sleek-chic.co.uk for interiors advice, colour questions and any commentary.

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