Colour Institute Pantone have announced their colour of the year for 2020 - PANTONE 19-4052.... or Classic Blue to you & I!
This isn't really a surprising choice. Blue is certainly having its moment in the sun with many designers, artists and decorators being drawn to sumptuous shades of indigo, cerulean and denim as their go-to colour.
Pantone say “PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue is elegant in its simplicity. This colour is the response to our research for peace and tranquillity”.
The colour Blue represents feelings of serenity and cleanliness, yet can also bring strength and power to mind. Think of the skies and the sea!
This stunning Fly South Wallpaper by Today Interiors features geese flying through water coloured clouds, it will work brilliantly to create a really soothing look in the bedroom or a tranquil and peaceful living room.
Blue is an amazingly versatile colour. A striking shade like electric blue can add a confident sense of energy to a room, while pale baby blue or duck egg walls can make a space feel calm and tranquil.
Darker hues like navy and indigo can create drama, while lighter shades can make small spaces feel much more spacious. The effect depends on the tone of blue.
This stunning Surimono wallpaper by Designers Guild is a great way to get on board with the floral trend without being too girly!
Accessories are a great way of introducing a new colours to your existing scheme.
Fake it with clever lighting! Turn your room blue with a fab Neon LED blue light!.
Whether it's Electric, Cornflower, Indigo, Baby, Cobalt or Navy..... Blue is certainly red hot right now!
Take a look at our BLUE INTERIORS Pinterest page for more inspiration!