Dimity

No.2008

A very pale taupe

Dimity is named after the lightweight cotton fabric originally used to make ladies’ bustles, but which is now more commonly used for bedding. One of our Red Based Neutrals, this pale and subdued taupe is brimming with warmth and an unmatchable depth, making it perfect for elegant and understated hallways. It can be combined with All White and Pointing to read pinker, or with the darker Oxford Stone on woodwork for a slightly aged look and relaxed feel. 

Recommended Primer & Undercoat: White & Light Tones

Complementary white: Pointing

Dimity is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 97.
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* Samples available in Estate Emulsion only. Colours on screen may vary from actual paint.

Inspiration
Hallway
Hallway
Family Bathroom
Family Bathroom
Bathroom
Bathroom
Bathroom
Bathroom
Dining Room in Jitney
Dining Room in Jitney
Bright dramatic lounge
Bright dramatic lounge
Painted staircase
Painted staircase
The Loft
The Loft
Traditional Living Room in Dimity
Traditional Living Room in Dimity
En Suite Bathroom
En Suite Bathroom
Family Bathroom
Family Bathroom
En Suite Bathroom
En Suite Bathroom
Smoked Trout
Smoked Trout
Edinburgh Sitting Room
Edinburgh Sitting Room
Dining Room
Dining Room
La Barbotière - Library
La Barbotière - Library
Sitting room
Sitting room
My Kitchen
My Kitchen
#MyFaBHome
#MyFaBHome
Bedroom in Dimity
Bedroom in Dimity
ECO-FRIENDLY AND CHILD-SAFE

Back in 2010, we moved our entire range to an eco-friendly water base that’s low odour, low VOC and child-safe, becoming the first in the industry to do so. Easy to clean without harmful solvents, in tins that can be recycled again and again, our paints help to reduce the environmental impact of redecorating your home.


QUALITY FINISHES

Every one of our paint colours is available in a range of durable interior and exterior paint finishes, each rigorously tested to ensure an exceptional depth of colour and long-lasting finish. For the very best results, we always recommend using a Farrow & Ball Primer & Undercoat – see above for the correct tone for this colour.


SAFETY INFORMATION

All Farrow & Ball finishes except Limewash contain isothiazolinones, which may produce an allergic reaction. Farrow & Ball Limewash contains calcium hydroxide which can cause severe damage in contact with skin or eyes. For further information about our products, including guidance on safe use and application, click here to view our advice pages.


Corrosive icon Harmful icon 

Limewash: Danger. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye damage. May cause respiratory irritation.

Exterior Eggshell and Exterior Masonry: Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects. Contains isothiazolinones. May produce an allergic reaction.

All other finishes: Contains isothiazolinones. May produce an allergic reaction.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely subtle colour teams well with greys Just getting the final touches with this paint. It has been so easy to apply with little or no odour and a joy to work with. the colour is lovely and I tramed it with an overall colour scheme of greys and whites but it is particularly great with natural oak doors and woodwork.
Date published: 2020-05-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely colour Very pleased with Dimity emulsion. Good cover. Excellent neutral shade with depth. My partner likes colour and I like neutral shades. We are both delighted.
Date published: 2020-05-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Dimity Modern Emulsion Just decorated my bathroom with this and it looks lovely. A really easy paint to use with a lovely even colour. I would add that I've been using your paints for years and I've never been disappointed so it goes without saying that I'm a big fan of your products.
Date published: 2020-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to use good coverage Very happy with paint but the colour was whiter than the sample
Date published: 2020-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product as well ever I bought this as a follow up to previous decorating with your products and as ever a delightful result, Thankyou! Modern and elegant in the bedroom.
Date published: 2020-02-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good colour match Bought a sample pot to patch a mark in a room we decorated two years ago. Excellent match indicating good colour consistency.
Date published: 2020-02-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Delicate, calming beigey-pink bedroom This colour is very subtle but changes in the light. It is essentially a pale beige with with pink undertones, so in some lights it can look like the very gentlest of pinks. I chose it for my north-facing bedroom which always felt a bit drab and gray with "Pointing" on the walls. Dimity has introduced a lovely warmth to the room. This paint perfectly compliments my vintage floral and bird curtains and I could not be more pleased with the colour.
Date published: 2020-02-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovey paint and great service We bought a few tins to paint our house. The paints go on so well and you don’t need much for full coverage. We really liked the modern emulsion.
Date published: 2020-01-30
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