It's new, with a little different take on design. So does that mean grey is out! No, we are still using grey on everything because grey or gray is now neutral in the colour hall of fame. But why settle for grey when the new and latest 2020 colours have landed! so let's move forward into the present, experiment a little and move into traditionally - fabulous with a modern twist.
Hunter Green according to Interior Designers is one of the major paint colours for 2020.
Pantone, on the other hand, is showing "Classic Blue" for 2020 colour of the year. The Pantone Color Institute suggested, "blue is imprinted in our psyches as a restful color, PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue brings a sense of peace and tranquillity to our human spirit, offering refuse."Interior Designer Kelly Behun, PARK AVENUE APARTMENT uses the color beautifully in the space below, there are hints of classic traditional mixed with a contemporary modern feel.
One thing for sure Classic Blue is never boring. So if you are considering redoing your bedroom, living room, kitchen, bathroom or family room. Classic Blue compliments all styles. Paint is the fastest and most eye-catching way to begin colouring your interiors.
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There are some big statements in Designer Kelly Behun New York apartment both on the floor and on the walls. The furnishing seems so far away, the colour creates a bold intensity and the gold ceiling is really strong but there is a bit of the traditional Japanese aesthetics happening. Wabi-Sabi the total acceptance of imperfection and it is a beautiful imbalance.
Kellybehun.com, photos by Richard Powers. Courtesy of Elle Decor
More of the Wabi-Sabi influence can be seen in the organic tones of the earth whites. The warmer white trends feature soft sustainable, neutral paint colours. Portola Paints and Glazes have "White Cliffs, Coconut Oil and Mont Blanc". Sherwin Williams "Shoji White" and Benjamin Moore "Intense White OC-51".
Michelis Contractors Colour Design Caron Lashley. Courtesy of Rentadesigner.app
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Sherwin Williams ColorMix Forecast 2020 Top colour is Naval Sw6244 (253-C6), they introduce 45 trend colours with five welcoming and intuitive palettes that bring joy, serenity and focus to body mind and spirit. Benjamin Moore Color Trends and
1)Sherwin Williams Naval 2)Benjamin Moore First Light 3)Clare Pink Sky 4)Pantone Rubine RedCP and 5)Pantone Fuchsia Rose 17-2031 (Photo's by Google)
Colour of the Year 2020 - is First Light 2102-70. There are 10 colours in the Colour Trends 2020 palette, which complement the Colour of the Year across all rooms in the home. "Nicole Gibbons the founder of Clare, a new direct- to -consumer paint company that's simplifying the paint- buying process for homeowners and making it easier for them to appreciate how color transform their space"(Business Insider, Connie Chen). Clare has 55 highly curated colors that come in millennial-inspired names like "Money Moves" and "Blue Ivy".But it is "Pink Sky" by Clare that has the industry talking
Finally, our paint blog will not be complete without us mentioning that some of these colours may not be as popular globally in countries outside North America. So if you are Brazilian, African, Cuban, Chinese, Mexican, Argentineans, Columbian, or from India, The Caribbean and Persia and you love colour, Little bits of Pantone Fuchsia Rose17-2031or Rubine RedCP might be perfect for your interiors.