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25 Best Deep Paint Colors

25+ beautiful deep paint colors 

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Hello, friends! Have you noticed all of the dark paint colors that are appearing in magazines and design websites lately? They're everywhere and they're gorgeous!

If they've caught you eye too and you want to see more, then you've come to the right place! I'm featuring over 25 deep, moody colors for to inspire you for your next painting project. There are blues, greens, blacks, purples, grays, and more so be sure to scroll all the way through to see them all. And let me know which one is your favorite!

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ppg night watch paint in a dining room

Here's a gorgeous dining room painted with PPG's color of the year, Night Watch. It looks great with the white trim and natural wood floors. 


entry painted with benjamin moore dinner party

The floors and trim in this charming entry look amazing against Benjamin Moore Dinner Party


living room painted with benjamin moore shadow

Add drama and flair with Benjamin Moore Shadow. Wouldn't it be pretty at night? It was the color of the year in 2017 for Benjamin Moore. 


benjamin moore caliente
Benjamin Moore Caliente

Another color of the year here, Caliente will liven up any space. See more of this color HERE.


benjamin moore hale navy in a kitchen

Benjamin Moore Hale Navy is a great complement to the warm wood floors and crisp white tiles and upper cabinets in this classic kitchen. See more of this color HERE.


valspar favorite green painted entryway

This 2018 color of the year for Valspar has a vibrant rich hue and would work in any space. Favorite Green looks perfect with the wood floors in this space. 


benjamin moore incense stick

For a deep, warm neutral you might consider Benjamin Moore Incense Stick. It will go with almost any color and contrasts beautifully with the white trim in this room. 


pratt and lambert heron on bedroom walls

Pratt and Lambert's 2018 color of the year would be perfect for a restful bedroom, but also works great for any room in the house. 


sherwin williams merlot painted walls

Reminiscent of the 90's jewel tones, Sherwin Williams Merlot adds a bold richness to the walls in this space. 


glidden deep onyx on accent wall

Continuing with the dark trend, Glidden's 2018 color of the year, Deep Onyx, really makes a statement in this modern living room. It anchors the space and provides a nice backdrop for the artwork. 

benjamin moore carter gray paint on walls

As part of the Colonial Williamsburg Collection from Benjamin Moore, Carter Gray is a wonderful deep neutral that works with almost any color. 


benjamin moore chelsea gray paint on walls in entry

For adding a warm, deep neutral that isn't too dark, Benjamin Moore Chelsea Gray is a great choice. It works well with warm or cool colors. See more room with this color HERE.


benjamin moore century seraphinite paint on library walls

Isn't this office space from Danielle at Finding Silver Pennies stunning? She painted the walls with Benjamin Moore Century Seraphinite and it looks beautiful with all of the warm wood tones. Her light fixture is perfect in here too. 


laundry room cabinets painted with Benjamin Moore backwoods

Liven up your laundry room with some dark paint. Amanda at Sincerely Marie Designs painted her laundry room cabinets with Benjamin Moore Backwoods and they're gorgeous!


sherwin williams labradorite painted built-ins

Jodi at farmhouse on cedar creek painted her built-in kitchen with Sherwin Williams Labradorite and it loos so pretty. I love the way she has it styled too. 


benjamin moore midnight paint on fireplace wall

Lucy at Craftberry Bush recently painted her fireplace and built-ins with Canadian Tire Midnight (Benjamin Moore Midnight) and it's so pretty. Her baskets and stacked wood add such a nice texture to the space. Her entire home is beautiful. 


behr midnight blue on accent wall

Emily at Small Stuff Counts painted an accent wall in her home with behr midnight blue and it looks amazing. The brass and wood accents really pop against it.


behr cracked pepper on kitchen cabinets

Isn't this kitchen dreamy? Ashley at Bigger Than The Three of Us ripped out their old kitchen and it now looks like this. They painted the cabinets with Behr Cracked Pepper. Those brass handles look great against the paint color. 


kitchen cabinets painted with benjamin moore mohegan sage

If you don't want to completely overhaul you kitchen, update the cabinets with a coat of paint. Amber at Amber Oliver used Benjamin Moore Mohegan Sage on hers and they look so good. 


behr marquee satin black on built-in bookcases

Create some drama in your home with Behr Marquee Satin Black. Ursula at Homemade by Carmona painted her built-ins this color and it really makes a beautiful statement. 


walls painted with Benjamin Moore Backwoods

Don't you love this deep green? Angela at building walnut farm painted her walls with Benjamin Moore Backwoods and it so classic and pretty. 



wet bar painted with valspar boughs of pine

Here's a fun little project by Bre at Rooms for Rent. She made a thrifty wet bar area and painted it with Valspar Boughs of Pine


lower kitchen cabinets painted with sherwin williams peppercorn

If all white cabinets are too sterile for you, consider painting the base cabinets in a darker color like Sarah at Thrifty Decor Chick. She used Sherwin Williams Peppercorn and it looks so nice in here. 


lower cabinets painted with dark blue

Jenna at Rain on a Tin Roof  also painted her base cabinets in a contrasting color and it looks phenomenal. She used Velvet Finishes Handsome for her cabinets. 


kitchen island painted with benjamin moore hunter green

For a pop of color in the kitchen, think about painting your kitchen island in a deep color. Rachael at This is our Bliss used Benjamin Moore Hunter Green and it makes a big impact in here. 


bathroom vanity painted with sherwin williams peppercorn

Did you know you can paint your dated bathroom vanity for a quick and easy update? Julia at Tag & Tibby painted hers with Sherwin Williams Peppercorn and it looks like a brand new vanity for a fraction of the cost. 


bathroom vanity painted with behr cracked pepper

Ashley at Bigger Than The Three of Us gave her vanity a similar update using Behr Cracked Pepper. Those brass handles look great and the vintage rug is awesome. 


bathroom vanity painted with benjamin moor hale navy

Another pretty bathroom vanity makeover here. Erin at Lemons, Lavender, & Laundry
 painted hers with Benjamin Moore Hale Navy and added brass pulls for a classic and stylish look. 


bathroom vanity painted with behr artistic license

Behr Artistic License was used on this bold vanity belonging to Jenna at Rain on a Tin Roof. It adds so much character to the room. 



bathroom vanity painted with benjamin moore tuscon teal

Casey at House by the Bay Design saved money on her bathroom remodel by using her existing vanity and updatin it with Benjamin Moore Tucson Teal paint, new hardware, sink and faucet. It looks like a brand new piece for a hundreds of dollars less than a new vanity would cost. 


bathroom vanity painted with rustoleum gray harbor

Here's another budget-friendly bathroom vanity makeover. Amanda at Love and Renovations painted hers with Rustoleum Gray Harbor and it looks great!


diy bathroom vanity painted with gypsy teal

Here's a creative bathroom vanity from Leen at Sand Dollar Lane. They converted a small desk into a vanity and it's so charming! She painted it with  Valspar Gypsy Teal.


I hope you've gotten lots of ideas for adding deep paint colors to your home. If you've got a favorite, let me know in the comments below. I always like to know what paint colors are popular.


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2 comments

  1. I am so glad to see that color is coming back into vogue. I'm tired of all white rooms!

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  2. So much for inspiration here, Angie!! It's got me seriously considering painting our base kitchen cabinets with a great pop of color. Now I just need to decide which color!

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