Dunn-Edwards Color of the Year 2018

Dunn-Edwards 2018 Color of the Year, The Green Hour, draws inspiration from turn-of-the-century Paris, when 5 o’clock became known as “The Green Hour” due to the popularity of absinthe.

I couldn’t resist adding one more color to the COTY lineup. How can you blame me?  It’s fun to look at pretty pictures.

If you live in the Eastern United States, you might not know this next paint brand – but maybe you should. Dunn-Edwards has been manufacturing paint in the Southwestern U.S. since 1925.

Back in June Dunn-Edwards put together a Color Forecast and Trend report with 5 palettes. They recognize the continued pursuits toward individuality, living a creative and authentic life, and following dreams. Continue reading “Dunn-Edwards Color of the Year 2018”

Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year 2018: Oceanside

Sherwin-Williams Oceanside SW-6496 | KitchAnn Style

Sherwin-Williams has just revealed Oceanside,  a rich, bluish-green jeweled toned hue, as its 2018 Color of the Year  (COTY).

Oceanside, SW 6496 is a fun, lively choice for Sherwin-Williams which had picked two neutrals in previous years; Poised Taupe in 2017 and Alabaster in 2016. It’s described as “a complex, deep color that offers a sense of the familiar with a hint of the unknown, [that] bridges together a harmonious balance of blues and greens that can be found in what’s old and new.” Continue reading “Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year 2018: Oceanside”

Behr’s First Ever Color of the Year

Behr Color of the Year 2018 | KitchAnn Style

Behr Paint, part of the Masco Coatings Group,  just released its first-ever Color of the Year (COTY) called “In The Moment“, a fresh green-blue meant to create a soothing atmosphere in the home or office.

Behr Color of the Year 2018 "In the Moment" is a cool, tranquil, spruce blue inspired by nature. #colortrends

Behr’s COTY pick is centered around the goal of finding a balance for all of our activities, reducing stress and increasing the moments of joy in our lives.  Continue reading “Behr’s First Ever Color of the Year”