Category: Colour Trends

#tuesdaytrending: think cool green and blue for summer

#tuesdaytrending: think cool green and blue for summer | @meccinteriors | design bites

Shades of green and blue aren’t exactly earth-shattering choices for Spring and Summer interiors. But the way you introduce and allow colours to mingle and play can make a huge difference in how a room reads and feels. Design Options shares the Earth Works and Modern Comfort palettes for your Spring/Summer 2018 interiors. Earth Works …

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#tuesdaytrending: fashion palettes that will inspire your ss18 decorating

fashion palettes that will inspire your ss18 decorating | @meccinteriors | design bites

Whether you’re looking ahead to a design project you’ll be working on during Spring/Summer 2018, or you want to channel colours that have a stylish future, we’ve curated palettes from SpinExplore, Pattern Curator, CSI with Dystar, and Design Options. SpinExplore With Saturation, we look “at everything organic, natural, but with the addition of extensibility, bio-technical …

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#tuesdaytrending: ss18 will keep cool with indigo accents

#tuesdaytrending: ss18 will keep cool with indigo accents | @meccinteriors | design bites

Indigo is looking like a key colour for 2018. It was mentioned in detail when Pantone revealed their 2018 home+interiors palette, and Pattern Curator is touting its strong influence during the Spring and Summer 2018. Indigo is often compared to dark blue denim. Technically speaking, it’s the colour between blue and violet. It’s deep and …

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pantone shares the 2018 home+interiors go-to colours

pantone shares the 2018 home+interiors go-to colours | @meccinteriors | design bites

Though we’re only a few months into 2017, Pantone has already revealed their colour trend predictions for 2018, and Pantone Color Institute Executive Director Leatrice Eiseman says that shiny is in. “Metallics we know are classic…but they have really moved over into neutrals.” She also noted an ongoing fascination with all things iridescent, pearlised, or translucent, which …

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#tuesdaytrending: spring forward to look at the palettes of 2018

#tuesdaytrending: spring forward to look at the palettes of 2018 | @meccinteriors | design bites

Spring 2017 may still be coming into a slow bloom, but we’re jumping ahead with Patternbank to Spring/Summer 2018 to explore some of the colours and patterns you can expect to see making their way into furnishings and home fashions. Living Garden  Living Garden, unsurprisingly, leads us in the direction of nature and botanicals. Instead …

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colourful moodboard inspiration for a more beautiful ss2017

colourful moodboard inspiration for a more beautiful ss2017 | @meccinteriors | design bites

If you’re looking to refresh your home for Spring/Summer 2017 but aren’t sure where to start or which direction to follow, take a look at these curated moodboards and colour palettes for inspiration. Trend Bible SCOUT Life Lenzing    

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strong aw17 catwalk colours come to life in interiors

strong aw17 catwalk colours come to life in interiors | @meccinteriors | design bites

Culled from Pantone’s 2017 Home + Interiors palettes, as well as from the Fall 2017 catwalks in both New York and London, these cosmopolitan “palettes lean into warm and comforting classics, with refreshing and dynamic accents.” From Pantone: New York “Bookended by a dynamic Grenadine red and a tawny Autumn Maple, the colour palette for …

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the evolution of pink and its importance in homewares

the evolution of pink and its importance in homewares | @meccinteriors | design bites

Pink has experienced a notable shift in perception time and again. It has gone from gender-neutral, to youthful, to masculine, to feminine, and back and forth several times before once again finding a more neutral zone in the past year or so. The influence of fashion carried over into interiors , with many associating anything …

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150 years of interior paint colour love

150 years of interior paint colour love | @meccinteriors | design bites

While you may think that colours really don’t change that much, there really have been some notable shifts in colour preferences and palettes through the decades. As part of their 150th anniversary, Sherwin-Williams has curated collections from existing palettes and historical colour collections spanning back as far as the 1830s. Victorian Style: 1830s – 1910s …

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tuesday trending: 7 rich & vibrant palettes for aw17 from promostyl

tuesday trending: 7 rich & vibrant palettes for aw17 from promostyl | @meccinteriors | design bites

Promostyl, a trend agency with 50 years of experience, provides a global view of trends, fashion, and design. Their Autumn/Winter 2017/2018 colour forecast includes rich jewel tones, quiet darks, and “new” nudes. We share seven vibrant palettes for the coming Fall. Which is your favourite? all images: Promostyl

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