Understanding the undertones of white paint can help you select the best option to freshen up your space. Warm whites - antique, cream, vanilla - have undertones of yellow, pink or red. Antique and creamy whites lend a mellow backdrop to natural textures and neutrals.
Soothing Coastal Color Palette. A combination of cream, white, and muted blues give this palette a soft and relaxing feel. ~ Link does not work anymore, use ~ http://shop.dezignable.com/blog/2012/3-soft-soothing-coastal-style-living-rooms
How to tile bathrooms or kitchens using Metro or subway tiles