The interior color of your apartment is always a factor that everyone cares about because it impact mostly on your feeling as well as mental health. If you don’t like your apartment or just not feel comfortable in it, this will make you have troubles in living in that apartment. And therefore, it is certainly not your home that you always dream about.
According to PPG color experts, this statement-making black, infused with an undertone of the deepest indigo, evokes the privacy, hope and classic modernism that many consumers crave today. Embodying the spirit of a tailored tuxedo or a little black dress, it is dressed-up, coveted, unapologetic and – most importantly – timeless.
Black Flame was unanimously selected by PPG’s more than 20 color stylists from around the world, specializing in industries such as consumer electronics, architectural, automotive and aerospace. These experts study consumer insights, building material trends, décor trends and more to select a color forecast that is reflective of current consumer attitudes.
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Deep Onyx is a classic, deep rich black which works equally well as a main color or as an accent for your project. It pairs well with any color and substrate.
“Using a black paint color like Deep Onyx on your walls or in your decor may feel intimidating at first, but it’s actually one of the easiest colors to use to create the low-key, easygoing style that’s trending for 2018,” said Misty Yeomans, PPG color marketing manager, Gliddenpaints. “Black can be overlooked as a neutral color, but it works well on an accent wall or as an alternative to white paint on doors, trim and cabinets. The sense of ease and authenticity it brings to a home can’t be denied. Just like a little black dress, Deep Onyx is a classic, timeless staple.”
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This coming year, envelop your home in a color that embodies glamour and strength: Black Magic, the Olympic® 2018 Color of the Year. A statement piece for your walls, this color is a classic that neighbors and guests won’t soon forget.
“In past years, consumers have gravitated toward open, airy spaces that are thought to leave room for exposure,” said Dee Schlotter, PPG senior color marketing manager,Olympic paint. “However, in the current day, consumers often feel uneasy, restless or like their privacy is being invaded, so they crave deep, comforting colors that offer a welcomed escape from the chaos of daily life. Olympic paint’s Black Magic perfectly satisfies consumers’ desire for privacy.”
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Sandstone Tint (441-2DB) is Dutch Boy Paints’ Color of the Year for 2018 (COTY). This warmer neutral emerges as the leading color from a four-trend color story that draws inspiration from current cultural happenings such as travel, diversity, technology and home decor.
“Our 2018 Color Forecast for Dutch Boy Paints takes a deeper dive into the way we see and experience the past, present and future, and how each impacts our daily lives,” said Rachel Skafidas, Color and Design Manager, Dutch Boy Paints. “We chose Sandstone Tint as the 2018 Color of the Year as it captures the essence of our ever-evolving world. Its adaptability is another reason we love it so much: it can serve as a blank canvas for bold or neutral color pairings and everything in-between. At Dutch Boy Paints, we want to offer our consumers versatile paint colors that can easily be incorporated into their homes, no matter their personality or desired design aesthetic.”
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Dulux’s trend predictions sit under the theme of ‘A Welcome Home’ – the idea that our homes are becoming a place to shut the door on the outside world and step into a place that is uniquely ours.
Rebecca Williamson, senior colour and design expert, said: ‘Dulux’s colour of the year for 2018, Heart Wood, is incredibly versatile, and connects beautifully with the accompanying trend palettes for the year ahead. Providing the comfort and reassurance we’re all seeking, it’s the perfect antidote to the mood of the moment – channeling a real sense of calm and warmth during such times of uncertainty. We can’t wait to see homes across the globe transformed into true sanctuaries.’
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“Caliente is the signature color of a modern architectural masterpiece; a lush carpet rolled out for a grand arrival; the assured backdrop for a book-lined library; a powerful first impression on a glossy front door. The eye can’t help but follow its bold strokes. Harness the vitality.” —Ellen O’Neill, Benjamin Moore & Co.
This warmer tone of red with a hint of orange is described as a ‘bold yet soothing contemporary colour that oozes confidence’.
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In The Moment
The cool, tranquil, spruce blue is inspired by nature and is a soothing, restorative coalescence of blue, gray and green. This comfortable color evokes a sense of sanctuary and relaxation amid our busy, always-on lives. In name and color, this hue speaks to our desire to take a break, be present and recharge. In The Moment is versatile and perfect to use for both interior and exterior projects. It also crosses multiple design styles, ideal for working with traditional, modern, coastal and global décor.
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We hope this article can help you choose a suitable trendy color for your apartment to make a great beginning for the new year 2018.
Source : Apartment Therapy