as you all know by know i’m a fan of big white houses. it doesn’t matter to be if it’s colonial, georgian, federal, or greek revival, if it’s big and white chances are i’m gonna love it. 

one question i’m always asked is “what is your favorite white paint to paint a big white house?” i have a few that i also rely on as i’m sure all designers do. the color is just as important as the architecture.

architectural digest just did a story on big white houses and they featured some amazing ones from their archives, here are a few of my favorites, and they also shared some of the designers go to white paint colors. enjoy!


thomas britt and brian smith

christopher spitzmiller’s home

fox -nahem architecture

peter pennoyer and katie ridder’s home

nancy yecies’ house

shostak & co. architecture

mario buatta decorated

rebecca and john bond’s home

sawyer and berson architecture


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