Pitch Blue

No.220

A lively cobalt blue

This strong cobalt blue, with its dose of black pigment, takes its name from the dark sticky tar often used in roofing. Pitch Blue has an almost purple feel to it and is extremely lively in south facing rooms, especially when contrasted with bright shades such as All White. However, it looks more sober and rich when used in areas deprived of light or those lit in the evening by candles. 

Recommended Primer & Undercoat: Dark Tones

Complementary white: Blackened

Pitch Blue is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 71.
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* Samples available in Estate Emulsion only. Colours on screen may vary from actual paint.

Inspiration
Adrift in Situ
Adrift in Situ
Colourful Kitchen
Colourful Kitchen
Colourful Kitchen
Colourful Kitchen
My home
My home
House in smoked trout
House in smoked trout
Biarritz
Biarritz
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in Pitch Blue
Bedroom in All White and Pitch Blue
Bedroom in All White and Pitch Blue
SItting room in Pitch Blue
SItting room in Pitch Blue
Victorian cottage bathroom
Victorian cottage bathroom
Dancer's Bedroom
Dancer's Bedroom
Nautical bathroom
Nautical bathroom
Painted Stairs
Painted Stairs
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 Great colour Fantastic colour. Have just painted a bedroom in Scotch Blue and Snow White. It’s so calming and it looks fabulous.
Date published: 2020-07-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gorgeous color It feels like this color has transformed our bedroom into a cozy haven. I swear we are sleeping more soundly and dreaming sweeter dreams since bringing this color to the walls.
Date published: 2020-07-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely rich colour We had our kitchen decorated with Farrow & Ball modern eggshell in Pitch blue. Also using a dark primer. It looks beautiful and you can tell the paint is of a high quality.
Date published: 2020-07-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from VERY QUICK SERVICE Farrow & Ball paint is Farrow & Ball paint right - its good, very good. Quick turnaround friendly service, usual prices!!
Date published: 2020-07-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great colour for front door Saw this recommended on F&B Instagram channel. Very happy with the results. Very good coverage, enough for front and back doors.
Date published: 2020-07-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Highly recommend this colour I absolutely love the colour of this paint , it made my bedroom feel so inviting and sumptuous. The quality of the paint , of course , is amazing and I am now thinking of the which room to paint next ! Delivery was relatively speedy even though it was in lockdown.
Date published: 2020-06-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Pitch (Blue) perfect! Our bedroom was a lighter blue for a number of years which matched our old curtains. My wife made new curtains and we intended to repaint the room with another shade of blue to tie in with the new curtain pattern but work and life in general delayed that for a few more years. Furlough came along and time was no longer a problem and luckily we found Pitch Blue matt emulsion was the perfect tone for the room. Our flat is Edwardian and the end result looks almost like the catalogue picture!
Date published: 2020-06-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the color and quality This is a gorgeous paint. It is a deep color that goes really well with the light gray tile in our bathroom.
Date published: 2020-06-20
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