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2018 top colour, interiors, and housing trends

2018 top colour, interiors, and housing trends | @meccinteriors | design bites

Happy 2018!! Have you got big plans to give all or part of your home a fresh look in 2018? We’ve compiled a quick summary of the best interior design trends to catch you up to speed and start the year off knowing it all. (For further details, simply click on any of the titles or …

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#tuesdaytrending: 14 top colours for 2018 from csi

#tuesdaytrending 14 top colours for 2018 from csi | @meccinteriors | design bites

Color Solutions International (CSI) is happy to announce their Color Insights Report for 2018, offering a comprehensive, multi-platform forecast that supports product development within… home and commercial design. In this year’s report, data shows that blues remain classic yet in 2018 they are expanding into vibrant cobalt blues. From the depths of Indigo to bright bold accents …

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see 2018 interiors in visionary ultra violet

see 2018 interiors in visionary ultra violet | @meccinteriors | design bites

Pantone has revealed 18-3838 Ultra Violet — “a dramatically provocative and thoughtful” blue-infused purple shade that calls to mind the vastness of the galaxy, the power of spirituality, and creative expression in all its forms — as its 2018 Colour of the Year. Ultra Violet fits surprisingly well in the curated 2018 Colours of the Year palette. …

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#tuesdaytrending: how to have sun-baked rebel interiors in ss18

#tuesdaytrending how to have sun-baked rebel interiors in ss18 | @meccinteriors | design bites

CSI presents Sun-baked Rebel for Spring Summer 2018. Its colour is youthful with a playful spirit. Colour intensity in pinks, reds, and yellows compliment the mossy greens and stone shades for an authentic global feeling. Washed Indigo and palm greens offer a calm contrast to the warmth of the sun, adding cool elements to the …

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a 2018 neutral of the year

a 2018 neutral of the year | @meccinteriors | design bites

Colour is very much influenced globally before being observed through a local filter of lifestyle and taste. The Plascon Colour Forecast has been South Africa’s leading source of colour inspiration for nearly 20 years. Instead of selecting a Colour of the Year that would tie their four colour stories together, Kansai Plascon chose a Neutral of the …

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midnight blue heron is the top colour from beyond

midnight blue heron is the top colour from beyond | @meccinteriors | design bites

Heron, an elegant midnight blue that “offers calmness, tranquility, and adaptability, allowing it to transform an ordinary space into a sanctuary that truly showcases the power of colour,” is Pratt & Lambert‘s 2018 Colour of the Year. Heron mixes well with crisp whites, soft greys and metallics and can be paired with materials such as whitewashed …

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#tuesdaytrending: glorious teal love for ss18

#tuesdaytrending: glorious teal love for ss18 | @meccinteriors | design bites

The catwalks are showing a range of teals for Spring Summer 2018. That means you can definitely expect to see variations of blue-green popping up in accessories, lighting, and upholstery items for your home. Blue positively communicates feelings of tranquillity and calm, whilst green positively evokes feelings of peace and balance. Teal is a great …

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do you prefer a more natural choice for 2018?

do you prefer a more natural choice for 2018? | @meccinteriors | design bites

The 2018 Colours of the Year announced thus far feature a lot of dark colours: the PPG group of companies have favoured black tones, there are several key colours in the green/blue range, and Benjamin Moore opted for a deep, rich red. Kelly-Moore has chosen to stick within the green range, but it’s a much …

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dutch boy shares their 32 top colours for 2018

dutch boy shares their 32 top colours for 2018 | @meccinteriors | design bites

We’ve looked at colour trends all week. CMG has offered four key international colours and Dutch Boy shared their 2018 Colour of the Year, Sandstone Tint. Dunn-Edwards has chosen The Green Hour and Benjamin Moore just revealed Caliente as their number one pick for 2018. Let’s round out our week of colour with Dutch Boy’s four …

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the green hour–a darker shade of grey blue-green

the green hour--a darker shade of grey blue-green | @meccinteriors | design bites

Dunn-Edwards® 2018 Colour of the Year, The Green Hour (DET544), draws inspiration from turn-of-the-century Paris when 5 o’clock became known as “The Green Hour” due to the popularity of absinthe. A darker shade of grey blue-green, this colour embodies the timeless sense of mystery and creative revelry of the era. Sara McLean, colour expert and stylist …

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