Five Friday Favorites: March 26, 2021

New year, new colors!

Each year many paint manufacturers release their 'color of the year' or the color(s) they think will be most popular in the coming year. Here's a rundown of this year's contenders. 

2021 Colors of the Year

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Behr's 2021 color of the year is 'Canyon Dusk'. They describe it as earthy and harmonious and chose a host of other colors to compliment it. They say it's "a curated selection of hues to create a desired mood that complements your style in any space."


PPG Paints released its 2021 Color Trends palette of 'Misty Aqua', 'Transcend' and 'Big Cypress'. According to their website, their 2021 palette, "was chosen by our color and design experts to bring warm lightness and a sense of calm to a space. This palette is also easy to use and flexible, made with versatile tones that can be used as either the supporting or dominant color in the room."

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Benjamin Moore's color of the year is 'Aegean Teal'. This is a great color for a fun front door but would also be beautiful on cabinetry or to add depth and warm to just about any space. 

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Farrow & Ball's color trends palette for 2021 is more earthy in tone. All of the shades are warmer and according to them, "will add richness and drama to any space."

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Sherwin Williams color the year is by far the darkest with 'Urbane Bronze'. While the darkness might be intimidating to some, as you can see from the picture above it really works well in a number of different spaces. 

Which Would You Choose

So it's the moment of truth- which one is your favorite? Comment and let me know which one you'd choose for your home.

Need help choosing a color? That's where working with an interior designer is such a timesaver! Working with an interior designer will save you so much time (and frustration) as we are well versed on which colors work best together and will know what will work best in your space.

I'd love to help you transform your home into a space you truly love. Let's chat.