Benjamin Moore announces Color of the Year 2016 - Simply White - The design world lets out a collective Huh, OK?

Hmmm White you say? Why white? “White is transcendent, powerful and polarizing — it is either taken for granted or obsessed over,” Benjamin Moore Creative Director Ellen O’Neill said in the company’s announcement.

Ok Ellen, you got us thinking. White can be a backdrop, the main star and the playful partner. It is timeless. Can be used boldly or softly. And we at A2 dig it. Heck, our office is painted simply white. Our desks are white. Our chairs are white. I'm even wearing white jeans (just kidding, but you cant tell anyways ;)

Below are some of our favorite Pinterest worthy Simply white Rooms.

SUBTLE

BOLD

NATURAL

CLASSIC

ARCHITECTURAL

MEDITERRANEAN