Palettes for 2013

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October 4, 2012 by Decorum DIYer

Great summation of predicted trending colors. Exactly what I like.

Design is life

Colour is an essential. Just the thought of a world without it evokes images of desolation, dullness and armegeddon. It adds intrigue, depth,and layers to the world around us, where Greyscale would not. I went to look for the upcoming colour trends for 2013 at the IDS West show and found lots of great predictions.

This is what the experts at Benjamin Moore had to say:

The are four main palettes for the coming year.

  • EARTH AND SKY- Eco inspired, with an organic feel.
  • ECLECTIC ELEGANCE- A clean, tailored look described as “casual glam”.
  • SPICED LIFE- Refined colours from espresso to amethyst, they add a touch of spice to any room.
  • SENSE AND SENSIBILITY- Timeless, modern colours that add a feeling of worldliness.


The colour of the year for Benjamin Moore is Wythe Blue. It is described as a classic that invokes a sense of calm and trust. Inspired…

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