Each year, the Pantone Color Institute chooses a color of the year. The color is based on research regarding culture, trends, and the national psyche. At Georgia Blinds & Interiors serving the greater Atlanta area, we love to introduce our customers to the year’s trending color. Love it or hate it, you might be inspired enough by it to make some changes to your own home. Read on to learn more!
Classic Blue Is This Year’s Color of the Year
Reminiscent of the sky at dusk, Classic Blue offers the confidence, reassurance, and connection that people are searching for. “It’s a color that anticipates what’s going to happen next,” said Laurie Pressman, vice president of the Pantone Color Institute. You’ll find it this year on anything from tennis shoes to elements of the automotive industry to home goods to fashion. You’ll be able to incorporate Classic Blue in a number of ways to transform your home Add a lot of color for a dramatic look or a little color to simply brighten up your room. For example:
- Go Bold with wallpaper or paint on the walls and ceilings
- Add Dimension with window treatments, furniture, bedding, and flooring
- Add Accent Color with throw pillows, area rugs, lamps, artwork, and vases
Adding Classic Blue Through Hunter Douglas Window Fashions
Hunter Douglas can transform your windows with a variety of collections that offer the Classic Blue color, such as Duette® Honeycomb Shades, Designer Banded Shades, Design Studio Draperies and Drapery Panels, Solera® Soft Shades, roller shades, Modern Precious® Metals aluminum blinds, and more. Let us help you find the right window treatment to complement your décor.
How Each Year’s Color Is Chosen
Color can set a tone, enhance mood, and make a house a home. And each year, the Pantone Color Institute names a Color of the Year that will be on trend in the months to come. The color they predict draws on influences such as the entertainment industry and areas of design. Through things like trend forecasts and color psychology, the Pantone Color Institute helps global brands design products that call on the power and emotion of color.
Adding the Color of the Year in Atlanta, GA
Georgia Blinds & Interiors is a Hunter Douglas Gallery serving the Atlanta and Buckhead, GA, areas. We offer custom blinds, shades, sheers, shutters and draperies to homeowners, realtors, homebuilders, remodeling specialists and interior designers. At Georgia Blinds & Interiors, our experienced staff will make your shopping experience one you won’t forget. Together they will work with you to find the perfect solution for your home.
Visit our showroom or contact us for a personal in-home design consultation today!