An inspirational image from Farrow and Ball: The drawers and mirror were painted in Elephants Breath eggshell to match the woodwork. Adding new handles and a glass top to the drawers, and a hand made silk lamp shade, finished it all off.
Farrow and Ball's description Elephant's Breath as 'an interpretation of this famously named colour by John Fowler. Use as a colour in its own right, or as part of a 'stone' scheme.' Not very helpful....but help is here! Full details on Modern Country Style blog: Colour Study: Farrow and Ball Elephant's Breath