Our Top Dark and Dramatic Designer Paint Picks Pt.1
Wednesday May 15 2019

Our expert designers are spilling their favorite dark and dramatic colored paint picks! We are seeing beautiful, bold paint colors popping up within the design industry, especially in wall color! Incorporating deep rich paint colors in your home will instantly and effortlessly add serious design drama to any space! Our talented designers are thrilled to share their favorite dark paints they use in their design plans with you today!


Randi Smith interior designer


  • Benjamin Moore - Gentlemen's Grey - "I first saw this paint color on my neighbor's door, a red brick tudor home. I loved how it incorporated grey, blue and green hues, so fresh and classic. I chose the same color for the new door at The Black Goose Design!"


Gentlemens Grey


painted front door

Be bold with a dark paint on the exterior of your home, the front door is an excellent way to display rich color! A colorful door always adds charm and major curb appeal.

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Denise Johnson interior designer


  • Sherwin Williams - Urban Bronze " This rich color is so stunning, I gasped when I saw it on custom cabinetry at the St. George, Utah Parade of Homes. It has been a favorite paint of mine ever since!"

Urban Bronze

A lavishly colored wall with a crisp white trim will give you a handsome contrast and enhance your space highlighting mouldings.

dark grey walls

*photo from Ballard Designs




Jenny Hair interior designer

  • Benjamin Moore's - Hale Navy "This paint color truly is the perfect navy blue. You can dress this gorgeous color up or down. It also looks so chic with brass hardware and accessories."

Hale Navy

This striking navy color blends beautifully with many other accent colors. This favorite paint pick is so versatile and is flattering in any room! 

custom woodwork

*photo from Houzz photo credit City Homes, LLC


Kelly Winn


  • Benjamin Moore - Chrome Green "This paint color is a true green, there are no yellow or blue hues to it. This is a truly unifying color because it reads as an organic color. This paint flows with neutrals, warm or cool colors. It presents itself as fresh, clean and crisp."

Chrome Green

A deep green paint color is so simple to intermix within your home. Green pairs easily with both neutral coloring and vivid hues.

green stairs

*photo by House Beautiful

Our entire design team agrees on one very special (and favorite) paint color, Soot by Benjamin Moore. We used this gorgeous color in our Parade of Homes, Banbury Manor on some of the cabinetry. This rich coloring perfectly complemented the home with a classic, yet fresh style.

soot benjamin moore


home office painted cabinets

We adore incorporating noteworthy paint colors in many spaces and encourage you to be bold with your paint color. Whether you want to make a statement in a room or create an eye-catching exterior accent, a deep paint color will always deliver the designer look you crave. Including rich paint colors in your home has always been an excellent way to pack a huge punch of design drama that gives life to any area of your space!

It is always our pleasure to assist all of our wonderful clients with any and every design need. We love sharing  helpful interior design information and ideas with you, our loyal readers! Our blog is the perfect way to stay up on the latest in designer trends and obtain exclusive designer tips from The Black Goose Design! 

*Due to individual device monitor limitations, colors seen here may not accurately reflect  Sherwin-Williams or Benjamin More  paint colors. To confirm your color choices, visit with one of our interior design professionals.

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