One of the best aspects of starting a new year is learning the new trends for that year. From fashion trends to the best cars of the year, everyone wants to know what’s hot.
If you are a homeowner or designer, you are preoccupied with the latest color trends that will transform your home, ultimately. Fortunately, you don’t have to look any further. We have the latest in 2017 color trends.
The bedrock of any room is its color. With the right color, you can whip any room into an amazing space. This year, colors that exude confidence consists of the dusky blues, lime greens, and vibrant reds. If your goal is to capture a composed look, then opt for sage yellows and earth red browns. Finally, if you want a color palette that’s welcoming and comfortable, opt for muted pastels in shades of pink, blue, and yellow.
Energetic Color Effects
Even though you know what colors are in this year, it’s not enough. You have to know how to use those colors to achieve the look and the effect you want. Many people are using colors to create a nostalgic effect in their homes. Benjamin Moore, recommends using shadow colors to rev up emotions.
If wistful isn’t your goal, then go for bold colors. Many home designers recommend you choose two colors opposite the color wheel to achieve the perfect color dynamic. The juxtaposition of these contrasting colors will give you energy each time you walk into the room.
Monique Valeris says to create a curated home, you must employ pattern. Patterns are colors fused together. As such, you get more bang for your buck when you employ patterns throughout your home. Your go-to patterns for 2017 are tropical-themed, bold stripes, and organic patterns and prints.