Behr Releases It's First Ever Color of the Year, Plus 19 More Trends You'll See Everywhere in 2018
In the Moment
Behr just announced its first-ever color of the year, and their blue-green winner, called “In the Moment,” will have you feeling instantly soothed. The shade, “speaks to our society’s desire to disconnect and be present,” vice president of color and creative services Erika Woelfel says in a release. Echoing the sentiments of Pantone’s 2017 pick, Greenery, Woelfel says the fresh huge “evokes a sense of sanctuary and relaxation amid our always-on lives.”
The company also released a palette of 20 trends that we’ll be seeing everywhere in 2018 — keep reading to see the full list of can't-miss colors.
This deep green would look great on any wall, but makes an even more intense statement on a doorway or accent area.
A bathroom is instantly calmer with a swipe of this swatch.
Add a moody touch with this dark hue.
This color makes an ideal backdrop in a bedroom or living space.
Amp up your design with an accent wall using this bold blue.
This pale color will never go out of style in a nursery, especially now with the rising popularity of all things Millenial pink.
A coat of this classic white allows for creativity in other details, like on the floor and window nook.
Warm and welcoming, this color gives off major autumn vibes.
Deeper than the average gray, but still comfortably in neutral territory, this pretty purpley pick adds elegance to any space.
Off the Grid + Nurturing
A pop of Nurturing green at the top of the stairs melds perfectly with the calming properties of Off the Grid's gray.
Kids and adults will flock to the room that features this teal-blue.
An upgrade from the basic tan, this creamy color still makes a statement without being too distracting.
Give accent pieces a new 'do with a bright shade that will always be a fan favorite.
Keep calm and cook on with this serene kitchen backdrop.
If you're not quite bold enough to outfit an entire room with this pretty purple-blue tone, try it on an accent wall or doorway.
Life Is Good
A golden yellow isn't for the faint of heart, but it can boost the mood for those who dare to display it.
A classic bathroom gets a modern-chic makeover with a dose of this pretty aubergine hue.
Greet friends and family with a calming vibe with this classic, cool blue.