Color Trends 2020 - Warm White Holiday Decor

Color Trends 2020 - Warm White Holiday Decor

Posted by DecoArt on Dec 9th 2020

Tis' the season and we're so excited to unveil our last color of the month for 2020, Warm White! The chilly winter months are the perfect time to break out warm and cozy home decor. You may associate white with ice and snow, but with it's red or yellow undertones warm white gives off a soft and inviting glow that works so well with other winter decor. Keep reading to discover all the ways white can warm you up this winter!

Warm White Color Palettes

One of the great things about white is it can be paired with most colors. We've put together some of our favorite color palettes to help inspire your next project.

Playful Christmas

Use warm white with bright reds and a pop of yellow for a playful twist on traditional Christmas colors! Red and yellow bring out the warmer tones in this timeless white shade. Use these colors to make some truly stunning ornaments for your tree this year.

Warm white, yellow, green, and red color palette
Natural Greens

Muted blues and soft greens look extra lovely against a white backdrop. Add some warm white planters and other natural textiles to create a put-together look for your living room.

Warm white, green, blue, and gray color palette
Beautiful Browns

This color palette is cozier than a cup of coffee! The warm undertones in this white bring out the best of light oranges and browns. Balance out the warmer colors with the addition of a nice blue-gray.

Warm white, brown, and light orange color palette
Make it Monochrome

White and black is a classic combination, but warm white works better with a brown monochrome palette. These extra toasty colors are sure to keep you warm this winter!

Monochrome color palette starting at warm white and ending at dark brown

Warm White Home Decor

White's timeless and classic look makes it a favorite color for l eading interior designers. While there are many gorgeous shades of white, warmer ones can liven up a room that lacks natural light and add coziness and depth to walls and furniture.

White walls are sleek and elegant and allow you to change your decor to match the seasons. White furniture is also versatile, all you need is some decorations to instantly change the mood or feel of a room. Add some warm white staple pieces to your home to take advantage of this inviting color!

Natural Accents

Natural textures and greenery look gorgeous alongside warm white. Try using Americana Decor Color Stains® to bring out the natural beauty of wood furniture or add in a few planters.

A warm white room with natural wood beams
A warm white living room with cream and pale red accents
A living room looks cozy with white walls and green plants
White Chalky Finish paint was used to give this old piano a new look and vintage feel. Our Americana Decor® line has plenty of paints that can help you with DIY projects such as this.

A piano painted with white chalk paint
Pops of Color

These rooms incorporate colorful paintings, rugs, and other accents to drastically change the feel of these white rooms. We love the idea of creating your own colorful paintings to change-up the mood of your room. If you're looking for inspiration, our project gallery has plenty of step-by-step acrylic painting projects.

Blue and white living room
Orange and white living room
A pinkish red and white living room

Warm White Holiday Decor

Use this shade as the warm backdrop to make your holiday decor extra inviting this year! Wreaths, ornaments, and porch decor can all benefit from a warm white pick-me-up.

A wreath made of pinecones dipped in warm white paint

A painting of all of Santa's reindeer and their names

A warm white farmhouse style advent calender

Star shaped ornaments painted with chalky white paint
A steel bucket with pine trees painted on it

Product Inspiration:

A list of DecoArt acrylic paints in white
Americana® Acrylics in Warm White
Americana Decor® Satin Enamels™ in Warm White
Glass Paint™ in White
Americana Decor® Color Stain® in White
Americana® Premium™ in White
Chalky Gesso™ in White
Americana® Crystal Gloss Enamels Glitter™ in White
Americana Decor® Curb Appeal™ in Farmhouse White

We've gathered up some of our favorite  DecoArt® projects inspired by this timeless shade. If you're looking for more color inspiration, be sure to follow us on FacebookInstagram, and Pinterest. Every week we post new and creative ways to use our color of the month as well as exciting craft and DIY projects. Happy making!