Month: January 2010

Pantone’s color for the year 2010 is…

January 14, 2010

Turquoise, says the Pantone Color Institution .  I don’t know about you, but the first thing that comes to mind is the Tiffany box. Classy, elegant and timeless. I also think of the Caribean ocean. 

blue&brown bedroom

I have been using the color turquoise as a splash of color with accessories in a room, but I am not sure how I would feel painting the whole room with that bright color.  What I like is it has both warm and cool undertones, so it pairs well with any other color, such as browns, creams and many neutral colors.   Look how nice it looks with pink!

House of Turquoise
House of Turquoise

  Also, turquoise can look both elegant or casual depending on your furnishings.  Watch how the color turquoise will be seen in home furnishings as well as in the fashion industry.

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