The Color of the Year as named by Pantone Color Institute and nearly every paint manufacturer serves to provide us inspiration in our painting endeavors for 2020. Painting is the ultimate form of DIY and so rewarding upon completion. It can transform your space – giving it new energy and life. It’s easy to grab a can, and in just a few hours breathe new life into your space. You can be sure you’re decorating decisions are on-trend when selecting from some of the Color of the Year blues named by Pantone and Sherwin Williams.
Shades of blue were selected by both Pantone and Sherwin Williams as the Color of the Year for 2020 – Pantone’s color is called Classic Blue and skews more royal blue, while Sherwin Williams ever-popular color Hale Navy is just that, navy.
Pantone’s blue gives a real punch of energy to a space. Add a pop of this color to accent walls, cabinetry, furniture and more.
Pantone Classic Blue via Pantone
Keeping on-trend, MirrorMate recently introduced the Ocean collection with a line of frames in a blue hues. This frame jazzes up a bath and brings the focal point to the mirror when outline in this blue frame.
Sherwin Williams selected Naval as their color of the Year. It is a dark navy that is versatile. It can be used as a statement color on walls, vanities, kitchen cabinetry and made to pop against bright white trim. It’s made extra special when paired with gold fixtures and faucets. And with its deep tone it can even act as a neutral that replaces black in a home.
It’s a perfect color for any style ranging from fun and preppy, to a distinguished traditional. Utilizing either blue shade is a sure bet to give your home a look you can easily find on the pages of any home décor magazine this year.