In mid 2017, people were already talking about the trending paint color for 2018 and we were loving it! This article in particular had its attention focused in dark blues, greens, and the pair of golden yellow shades along with muted pink. After gathering all of the information to bring you the main colors for the year, we can say that was a pretty good guess.
In addition to that,
Of course, when talking about the color of the year, we must talk about Pantone’s pick for it too! Keep reading to find out all about it!
Named by PPG Paint as a probable color of the year, it’s not exactly the black color we’re used to, with that deep darkness to it. It’s a more chalkboard-like shade of black that’s perfect to go bold on your decor while still keeping a modern, classy, and neutral style.
Not exactly just one color, but all of the berry hues are at game here - from strawberry red to blueberry! Just like the black frame color, these tones allow you to be bold while still bringing a classy and cozy aspect to your decor.
A bright color making a comeback this year! In the last couple of years you might have seen some bold decor picks, such as chairs or kitchen cabinets, with the color yellow. However, this year the color will be all over the walls! Whether with the bright sunshine-y tones or the softer, pastel shade.
Shades of Blue
Some dark and bright blue hues are going all in during 2018! Also, Behr announced their pick for color of the year, and guess what? Yep, a shade of blue! Thought theirs is a more tranquil hue, called “In The Moment”, it’s a pretty good reinforcement that this color will be big in 2018.
Pantone’s Color of the Year
So, no more mystery, Pantone’s color of the year is:
Well, maybe still a bit of mystery…this color is supposed to represent the mysteries of the universe, with its deep contemplative vibe. Laurie Pressman, vice president of the Pantone Color Institute, said:
“The Pantone Color of the Year has come to mean so much more than ‘what’s trending’ in the world of design; it’s truly a reflection of what’s needed in our world today.”
Now we can only wait and see what designers and decorators will come up with this whole set of colors for 2018! Either using them by themselves or matching trends, we’re just really excited for what’s still to come!
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