We here at Rancho Interior Design are always excited to see the color trend predictions each new year. One resource, Brentano Fabrics has made their predictions for 2012. Brentano Fabrics is an internationally represented textile manufacturer, manufacturing everything from upscale textiles to affordable residential fabrics. Their design department looks back on the success and trends of 2011, considers client requests and what they have observed lately in the world of design.
Based on their research, they have come up with six colors which were singled out for 2012 including updated neutrals Paper White, Graphite and Linen, and bold and jewel toned hues.
Marine- A continuation form 2011, marine is a navy that plays up the rich jewel toned aspect of the color blue-a classic color for interiors.
Sprout-This bright yellow-green shade is perfect for livening up an atmosphere. Use it for accent pieces to give interiors a pop of color surprise.
Tangerine-A reddish orange that works well with neutrals.
Paper White-A true white getting away form the creamier neutrals, pure, clean, crisp and luxurious with any color.
Graphite-Grays have been strong and now we see grays shifting to darker charcoal that looks beautiful with deep yellows and purples as well as neutrals.
Linen-Linen looks beautiful as a crisp white or in its natural unprocessed form. It works well as a neutral and perfect for a subtle palette.
Watch for more color and design trend predictions in upcoming blogs.