Calm & Comfort: 2021 Painting Trends

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Paint brands like Sherwin-Williams, PPG, Benjamin Moore, and Behr began to predict the New Year’s color trend forecast this past fall, giving us glimpses of earthy tones and hues. Shades with the intent to promote and create a sense of well-being in the spaces we occupy in our homes dominated almost all of the new color schemes.

Read our tips for creating a unified color palette in your home.

Sherwin-Williams Color Palettes 2021

Sherwin-Williams designed four color palettes that include a plethora of neutrals and some pops of brights. In their palette named Sanctuary, that name alone breathes a sigh of relief, it brings in warm neutrals from the outdoors.  Colors like Pure White, Oakmoss, Pearl Gray, Clay Canyon, and a handful of others are sure to make any home and space feel like a haven.

For those looking to bring joy and optimism into 2021, Sherwin Williams palette Continuum has all the colors needed. From High Reflective White to Noval Lilac, the combination of neutrals and brights will give a sense that better days are ahead.

See more Color palettes from Sherwin-Williams here.

BHER Color Trends 2021

BHER also took a cue from nature and borrowed some calming hues. Like their palette Subtle Focus, a collection of pastels in lighter shades that create visually serene and light spaces. Colors like Seaside Villa, Canyon Dusk, and Smoky White will have anyone feeling at peace and weightless.

See more color trends from BHER here.

PPG Paint Color Palette of the Year

This is the first time that PPG has released a color palette of the year, and it does not disappoint. The trio of colors including Transcend, a sandy beige, Mistry Aqua, a watercolor blue, and Cypress, a gingery shade. Together they exude tranquility in a surprising yet pleasing way. Combining these colors will create a space for relaxation and restoration.

See the PPG Color Palette of the Year here.

Benjamin Moore Color of the Year

And last but not least, Drum roll, please. Benjamin Moore’s color of the year is Aegean Teal. This color encompasses the essence of wellbeing. It is gentle, harmonious, and soothing. Pair it with other Benjamin Moore’s colors like Atrium White to create even warmth and coziness in your home.

Use these paint color trends and others to update your home in 2021. Let our paint experts help you find a color palette that will bring the calm and comfort you have been longing for.

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