Every year color trend forecasters- Coloro, WGSN & Pantone release color of the year along with a forecast of the color palette that is the most popular each season for interiors, decor,and even fashion! Read on to know what is in store this new year.
The color trend forecasts are based on a variety of factors like the current social, political, technological and environmental events of the world and the psychological effects that these entail upon us. Pantone released its color of the year 2020 being-
As opposed to the last year’s energising colour ‘Living Coral’, Classic blue has an exceptionally calming effect. It symbolises trust and reliability and if often known to induce peace and tranquility.
In terms of trying this elegant, simplistic and classic hue of blue for your home interiors, it gives a bold yet elegant vibe and reflects eccentricity when used in home decor pieces.
This gorgeous hue of green, signifies being closer to nature supported by the concept of Biophillic design and Neotenic furniture and home accessories that are currently trending in the world of interiors and home decor. It also signifies the start of a new decade, optimism, forward- thinking and futurism.
A warm hue in the blue family with an ashy finish. This hue is not fresh like the baby blue but has a more saturated and contemporary look and feel. WIth classic blue already in the 2020 colour palette, Purist blue makes a fabulous accent. While the former is a dusky blue, the latter can be the bright and sunny accent. If you are a lover of all things blue, 2020 is your year to revamp your interiors!
A refreshing fusion of the pink and purple forms this hue. It descends from the bolder violet colour and thus has a little bit of mystery to it with a playful delicacy of a lighter tint. You can go all out in using this colour in the bedroom since it has a soothing effect. Further accessorizing with home decor in deeper hues and shades of violet would add great character into the room.
A warmer and lighter tint to Coral, Cantaloupe gets its color from the fruit. It falls on the orange spectrum and is a milkier, warm and subdued tone. The color signifies a fresh, youthful energy and has a feel-good vibe that appeals to a wider audience.
You can incorporate this unique color in spaces like the dining area or opt for a bolder choice by giving one of your bedroom walls a fresh coat in this color. If you don’t want to take a chance with the walls try this shade on your bed quilts. I found this lovely quilt in the cantaloupe hue at:
Yellow, a fashion favourite for quite some time now has emerged to be a more earthy and grounded hue this year thus becoming popular amongst a wider audience. You can use this bright hue to enliven the dull and boring spaces in the house. Perhaps the study. You can even use modest amounts of the hue in furniture and accessories to create stand out spaces and bring positivity.