Pantone 2013 trends in interior design and furniture color palettes
If you want your home to be modern and always decorated according to the newest trends, then you should pay attention to what the specialists are predicting for the upcoming year. According to the Pantone View home + interiors 2013 book there are nine color palettes that will dominate the trends in 2013. Let’s take a look at each one of them.
The first palette is called Connoisseur and includes a series of cool neutrals in combination with warm tones. Some examples would be white, beechnut green, violet, orchid, liquid pink and deep mahogany. Of course, there are also some intermediate tones such as champagne beige and silver.
The second one is the Glamour palette and has an art décor feel. It includes colors such as Rio red, Monaco blue, tap shoe black, chinchilla, ethereal gray or jasper teal. It’s a very nicely balanced combination.
The New Old School palette is very similar to the Glamour palette, the only difference being that here we have more saturated versions of the same colors. We can distinguish colors such as ribbon re, bright white, nautical blue or ultramarine green.
Then there’s the Rugged palette with colors inspired by the sunset and the sea. We have here tones such as basket apple, goat, prairie sand or chipmunk. It’s a combination of colors suited for vintage interiors.
The Extracts palette takes its inspiration from the culinary world and features a combination of spicy colors and fresh hues. It also features some pops od color such as spiced coral, brandied melon, apple cinnamon or dusty pink.
The Footprints collection features vibrant colors with tribal inspiration such as Tangerine tango, peacock blue, fiery pink and oasis green.
Sojourn is a contrasting palette that combines powerful shades with soft tones. It includes colors such as fuchsia and olive combined with foxglove and plum.
The penultimate palette is called Surface Treatments. It’s also a contrasting combination of colors featuring brilliant ocean shades tempered by cloudy tones such as tornado gray along with metallic and bronze shades.
The last color palette featured in the book is called Ordinary and features colors such as bonnie blue, pureed pumpkin, chocolate truffle complemented by bright violet and rosebud.