What color will dominate the interiors in 2017?

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The painting, furniture coating, the choice of tiles, home decorations and accessories, but also practical subjects. All this will be in green color – the shade of freshly mowed lawn.

Not only the Pantone color system is the largest but it is also the most commonly used for textiles, graphics, design and industry. It is a globally recognized color standard, which is used for color typology. Pantone color system was introduced in 60’s and since then it has evolved to an incredibly diverse range of colors. Every year, a jury of experts select a color of the year from this color system!

The color of the year will usually become a also current interior trend. And that is reflected in fashion and interior design. And what about the currently selected fresh, bright green color? Especially it is spring to summer shade that will bring not only to the interior freshness, lightness, optimism, but smell the fresh air as well. Additionally it will be pleasing the eyes tired after the winter and the lack of light.

The color of 2017 is a fresh green shade of specifically freshly mowed lawn – greenery. At least this color was designated from Pantone, which is the largest color system in the world. It can be therefore expected that this particular shade, but also its variations will dominate products intended for the interiors. Interior designers, architects, interior design fans get, like every year, a guidance.

In the Pantone color system, every color has its number. Green color selected for the year of 2017 has number 15-0343. The fresh green color has light yellow undertone and is more luminous than dim.

Selected color rejuvenate older interiors with classic styles, but it rather fits into the interiors for younger people. This color can work great even for darker interiors, for example, in combination with white. This will correct the feeling of unease, interior will be revitalized and will bring more light.

It’s not just furniture, textiles and home decoration. For example, a green wall with the selected 2017 color 2017 will be nice too.

Pantone color system was established and patented by the US corporation, and it is now respected by interior designers, architects and fashion designers around the world. The currently selected color of 2017 respects nature and healthy lifestyle. The name of the color is greenery (green), and among other things it adds color of kale. The selected color is not the color of freshly cut grass, but also color of avocados, green apples, matcha tea, bay leaves.

More about color system at pantone.com

Professional Interior Designer’s Advice For Choosing Color For Interiors

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Interior colors and a few generations’ proven advice by a professional interior designer. Listen to your instincts and your feelings, think about how you want to use the space and how you feel in it. Do not let yourselves into fashion trends, marketing draws of vendors and what others like.

It is true that moderate classic is timeless. Too much variety and striking color are impressive at first glance, but in the long term it will begin to provoke and irritate it impossible to concentrate. On the contrary room furnished only in two or three colors is elegant. Bold colors are suitable for smaller items and accessories or furniture used for our convenience – seating, bed, chair. It is also true that the colors represented abundantly in nature are soothing and long-term effect on the human psyche positively.

Carefully consider the colors of the floor, walls, ceiling and large pieces of furniture. The colors of the room can visually reduce or enlarge, shorten or lengthen, take them to the light, they can calm down and worry. The basis of our feelings is a natural habitat in the wild. Darker colors absorb light, the space is not only dark, but is also optically smaller, light contrast color space increases space. Dark colors on walls enclose space and arouse feelings of unease, light walls, on the contrary, open spaces and are airy.

Appropriate color combinations floors, walls and ceiling, you can visually expand, narrow, increase or decrease the space. Too high ceilings decrease darker color in contrast with the light walls. Opposite combination, dark walls with light-ceilinged space increases and decreases.

A long narrow room can be cut with a dark color on shorter walls. Small rooms, complex-shaped walls with many corners, rooms with small windows and lack of daylight require bright colors. The room that has sloping walls look open and spacious, if walls remain white, without color. Color Density raises different feelings on the walls than on the floor. While the sky is bright, the ground beneath their feet is solid, dark. Therefore, at home works more natural light neutral walls and ceiling, then space is airy. Darker floor provides a sense of stability, too bright floors give the impression that they can not safely enter.

What applies to the walls, also applies to large pieces of furniture such as cabinets. Massive furniture will be minimally noticeable when merges with the walls, will not stand out so much into the area and will not diminish daylight. Horizontal surfaces, such as a table top or worktop, can be darker. The darker wall may be behind headboard, behind our head, there provides a sense of security.

You can look, for example, at the color wheel in any major home improvement store that has a department with paintings. One color continuously changes the color of the other and can be combined with white, black and gray. Warm colors (quiet and comfortable) are on the right, cool colors on the left. Opposite colors are contrasting, adjacent colors together harmoniously.

Green, blue or gray belongs to cooler colors that soothe and encourage action.

Yellow tones can replace the missing sun and make a room more sunnier, while in overheated rooms they will multiply feeling of hot sun, there are better to use cooler colors.

The red color is warm and popular, with the use in the interior is very strong and impressive, but also an irritant and eventually may begin to interfere. Similarly irritating colors are as well purple, deep pink, orange and other bright colors. Red and orange promote appetite, and they are useful in the kitchen and dining room.