What’s the Perfect Paint Color?
Color forecasters gauge the prevailing mood and search for cues in fashion, textiles, and the arts to predict interior paint colors that will be trending in the year ahead. Their goal is to help designers and consumers choose colors they’ll love. But in the end, color is a personal preference, and there’s a reason why white and off-whites remain the top-selling interior paint colors—perhaps it’s the fear of winding up with the wrong color. For those daring enough to go beyond white, Pantone, which positions itself as the global authority on color, says muted, earthy tones are in
The Paint Quality Institute’s Debbie Zimmer says that tans, grays, and off-whites will be important colors, with blues gaining popularity. It turns out that color experts have different takes on what will be popular, and some put together palettes, rather than naming one color