Designer Palette Darryl Carter, a decorator known for his spare, tailored interiors, has collaborated with Benjamin Moore for his first line of paints. The collection of 24 subtle colors encompasses such calming shades as, from top, Pinecrest Gray, Bayard Blue, and Dalton Blue. A gallon of the self-priming paint costs $66, and a quart is available for $24. 800-672-4686; benjaminmoore.com
Monochrome dark blue color palette reminds of mystery of the sky before a thunderstorm. Transition from deep dark blue color to pure white is contrast and at the same time softened with pastel shades of blue. Perfect color for the interior of bathroom or pool hall. It is good for intelligent woman’s clothes design.