Dorset Cream

No.68

A rich double cream

Dorset Cream’s name conjures up exactly the right colour in our minds; a rich double cream made in the heart of the West Country. A darker and more yellow version of Farrow's Cream, it should never be used with a bright white but with a sympathetic Yellow Based Neutral like New White, to create a gentle warmth and charmingly traditional scheme. 

Recommended Primer & Undercoat: Mid Tones

Complementary white: New White

Dorset Cream is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 38.
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* Samples available in Estate Emulsion only. Colours on screen may vary from actual paint.

 
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Inspiration
Hallway
Hallway
Dorset Country House
Dorset Country House
Dorset Cream Walls
Dorset Cream Walls
Toile Trellis
Toile Trellis
Our kitchen in Dorset cream
Our kitchen in Dorset cream
Painted slipper bath
Painted slipper bath
Product Information 
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.

Customer Reviews 
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to use Ordered this in a hurry and it arrived next day. Lovely paint, really like the finish and you don’t have to be an expert to apply it. Great finish which works well in our room
Date published: 2019-09-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful warm colour I bought this paint recently and I am very happy with the results. This paint went on a dream and the coverage was brilliant. Thank You! Very happy customer....
Date published: 2019-09-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cheerful Colour Period cottages can be cosy in winter but dark in summer. This colour is perfect for giving a feature wall a lift and adding a cheerful glow to an otherwise dark room but still warm and cosy when evenings draw in.
Date published: 2019-08-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Glorious colour This succeeds in being the right shade of both warmth and bright!
Date published: 2019-06-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this colour Used this colour alongside Farrows cream in our sitting room, warm and cheery. We also have it in our hall, love it so much
Date published: 2019-04-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great colour We're really happy with the results with this paint. It's a very bright and cheery colour and has really brightened up our living room, whilst still being quite a relaxing tone.
Date published: 2018-12-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good quality product The quality of the paint is v good & worth paying a bit more for. Went on well & only needed one coat. Looks quite deep tone of yellow on our cottage walls. Delivery experience poor. Twice delivered to wrong address.
Date published: 2018-08-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from As good as ever. We have used this product before, and have found it to be easy to apply and with excellent coverage. Painting over a damaged wall panel in the sitting room, it was good to note that the finish matched perfectly with the other wall panels painted 8 or 9 years earlier ie: no fading noted on the older finish. This comment applies to Teresa's Green and House White
Date published: 2018-05-22
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