Color of the Month: Whipped Cream

An all white painted entryway with simple furnishings and décor. The color on the wall is Whipped Cream.
Walls & Trim: Whipped Cream , Trim & Ceiling: ULTRA PURE WHITE®

Just like a fresh sweet dollop on your favorite dessert, the March Color of the Month, Whipped Cream DC-001 is a delectable white that invites a playful lightness into your home. Whipped Cream effortlessly works and flows with others allowing for versatility in design, furniture and décor.

The top view of a paint can with a half-dipped paint brush featuring a color called Whipped Cream.

The subtle contrast between two long white walls and the light neutral at the end can be used strategically to guide the eye down the hallway.

A long hallway painted with a white tone and an accent color at the end of the hallway painted in a slightly darker color.
Left & Right Walls: Whipped Cream, Back Wall: Even Better Beige

A timeless white offers classic elegance that can complement the enduring appeal of retro furniture.

It reflects light, making an already spacious room with dark floor color appear brighter.

A living/family room with eclectic décor, the color on the wall is Whipped Cream.
Walls: Whipped Cream

Whipped Cream can act as a neutral backdrop, allowing other elements in the room such as furniture, artwork, and decor to stand out. This is particularly important in modern design, where clean shapes, lines and minimalism are emphasized.

Dining room interior with wooden chairs and table and mirror on the wall. The color on the wall is Whipped Cream.

Walls & Trim: Whipped Cream

Whipped Cream’s subtle warm undertones serves as a visual resting point and adds the perfect amount of warmth in a dark or north facing room. A dark olive-green tone can add a sense of nature into a bathroom, it pairs nicely with white and metallic gold & oil-rubbed bronze accents.

Bathtub in bathroom, the style is  modern luxe, the cabinet is white.  The mirror and sink hardware are oil-rubbed bronze and the door and drawer pull are metallic gold.
Walls: Whipped Cream, Accent Wall: Mountain Olive

White can focus on tasks that require concentration. In a smaller office, this can be particularly beneficial, for tasks such as reading, writing, and working on a computer.

A small home office with a blue desk, the color on the wall and upper open shelves is Whipped Cream.
Wall & Shelving: Whipped Cream, Desk: Laguna Blue

Whipped Cream is a fantastic white for small paint projects such as cabinetry, doors and trim. 

A modern farmhouse kitchen, the color featured on the cabinetry is Whipped Cream.
Walls: Weathered White, Upper Cabinets & Trim: Whipped Cream

The neutral and bright qualities of Whipped Cream easily connect with natural wood tones, creating a sense of harmony allowing the architectural features and design elements to take center stage.

A modern farmhouse patio.  The color on the house body is Whipped Cream.
House Body & Trim: Whipped Cream

For more ways to use white hues, check out Behr’s Color Studio where you will find inspiration, color tools, design advice and more!

Colorfully yours,


Note – Due to varying screen displays, the colors shown on this page cannot be represented in their true qualities. These should only be considered a guide. Please refer to color cards and 8 oz. sample containers for true color reference. Color samples allow to apply and test a small area on your wall to view light and ambient conditions that affect color at different times during the day. You can purchase a sample of Whipped Cream DC-001 click here.

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Comments (8)

  • KS Williams says...

    Always have had great results from #1 choice of Behr paints and Coors. Can’t wait to see HGTV Atlanta colors used. Always 🫖

  • Angela says...

    What is the name of January 2024 color of the month?

    • Deanna Torrez says...

      Hello Angela, thank you for visiting our blog!
      January 2024 COTM was Provence Blue HDC-AC-23.

      Colorfully Yours,

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