Color of the Year 2023
Post by Stacey Walker. Stacey mostly works behind the scenes for Greenbrook Design, managing day to day operations, marketing, sourcing product and keeping the showroom beautifully designed. Stacey also does interior design & home styling for a select number of clients. Find out more about Stacey here.
One of the most exciting and anticipated times of the year has arrived as numerous paint and design companies announce their color of the year choice. Designers and manufacturers alike, look forward to this pronouncement as it provides inspiration and even direction for the coming year. Many companies use these colors to shape the new products that will come out in the coming year and homeowners often enjoy sprinkling it throughout their home to enjoy. Let’s explore some of the 2023 color announcements that have been made and how they can be best incorporated into your home or project in the coming year.
Sherwin Williams Color of the year – Redend Point
Considered one of the best interior paints, Sherwin Williams announcement of their color of the year choice brings excitement and inspiration to the design world. Minimal, calming, and intriguing are some of the adjectives used to describe Redend point, a soft neutral with soft pink undertones that brings warmth to any area of the home where it is used. Sherwin Williams opted for this color to help individuals “embrace a spirit of connection with the world around us with this soulful-yet-subtle hue”. We know that nature often offers the best inspiration when designing and decorating a home especially in the last few years so this earthy hue is the perfect option and can be paired with a number of colors and materials. Glass and wood elements such as light fixtures, backsplash, hardware, and furniture pieces create a lovely, inviting space for everyone in the family to just unwind and relax. Those who enjoy a minimal look will discover that Redend point is the shade that can accomplish that with ease whether it is an accent wall, complete wall color choice, or even as your cabinet color. A versatile color that can work in both an everyday space like the kitchen and bathroom or the more relaxed areas like the living and dining areas. If you desire to design a space that combines the beauty of nature with a hint of intrigue, Sherwin Williams Redend point is the color for you, talk to your designer about the many ways you can incorporate it into your home. To see more details of this beautiful color, just visit Sherwin Williams.
Benjamin moore Color of the Year – Raspberry Blush
While Benjamin Moore chose a delightful hue from nature, their color of the year for 2023 went a slightly more charismatic direction with Raspberry Blush. It is a color that is not afraid to stand in front and be bold. This red orange combination was chosen to set the stage for the coming year and allow homeowners the chance to shine in their own spaces. It is a dynamic color that gives us permission to express ourselves freely and tell our story in our own words. Powder rooms, bedrooms, dining areas, and even a mudroom can benefit from the energy and life Benjamin Moore’s Raspberry Blush brings to the design. This rich coral is a wonderful choice for accent walls, pillows, decor pieces, and more plus will add depth to each area. It can be paired with softer hues and shades such as light orange and even yellow to create a fun, playful space or highlighted with the ever popular neutrals like white and creme. For an added touch of elegance, consider including a few pieces in black like a pillow or furniture piece. Hardware finishes like gold, brass, and oil-rubbed bronze are a lovely compliment to the Raspberry Blush as are wood accents. Neutrals have remained a classic choice when it comes to color palettes but more homeowners are eager to explore the bolder shades which Benjamin Moore delivers in their 2023 color of the year. To see more examples of home decor and to read more details of the Raspberry Blush visit Benjamin Moore’s announcement page here.
Behr Color of the Year – Blank Canvas
In a time when things seem to be going every which way it can be difficult to find your center but that is the goal behind Behr’s 2023 color of the year selection, Blank Canvas. This color is designed to create a welcoming atmosphere for any area of the home but especially in our foyers and hallways which are the entry into the house. Blank Canvas is a color that works throughout the home and can be paired with almost any shade or style to create the perfect environment for everyone. From painting the walls or just select items like the kitchen cabinets or a bathroom vanity, this color can do it all. The soft white is also a wonderful choice for laundry rooms as it gives off a clean yet comfy vibe. Your mudroom would also benefit from this color selection. Blank Canvas is an excellent color to combine with darker shades like black, blues, and greens to create stunning contrast that instantly adds a sense of luxury to your home. It is also a color that promotes relaxation and even creativity which makes it a good choice for home offices as it brings a sense of balance to the space enabling you to get your work done in a calm environment. Read more about it and see examples of complimentary colors visit Behr’s website.
Valspar paint Colors of the year 2023
Most paint companies opt for one color as their yearly choice but not Valspar, they enjoy releasing a collection of 12 livable paint colors for you to enjoy. Their goal is to supply you with a range of colors that can restore and rejuvenate any space within your home. This assembly of colors includes:
- Ivory Brown
- Cozy White
- Gently Violet
- Blue Arrow
- Desert Carnation
- Green Trellis
- Rising Tide
- Holmes Cream
- Southern Road
- Villa Grey
- Everglade Deck
All of these hues and shades represent the vast majority of the rainbow and can accomplish so much within multiple areas in the home. They are versatile and blend with any style you can imagine. Most bedrooms and living areas would benefit greatly from soft colors like the Rising Tide and Villa Grey while Green Trellis and Cozy White make great options for home offices. We know that color plays a vital role in your home’s mood which is why having such a large tray to choose from is great. Many of these colors also work well with each other and some make great compliments or contrasts. See all of them on Valspar’s website featuring their color of the year collection and prepare to be inspired.
Color of the year 2023
Whether you are looking to just hit the refresh button on the interior design of your home or want to start fresh, these color of the year choices can give you a starting point for creativity and inspiration. From fun pops of color to complete makeovers, this can help transform your home from boring to fabulous and make you look forward to arriving there. Home is our place where we can truly be ourselves and we know that color can play a key role in the atmosphere so what are you waiting for? Grab a brush and let’s get started!
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