2023 Color Trends: Reflection

Reflecting On What Matters Most

2023 Color Trends: Reflection

2023 Color of the Year

2023 Color Trends

Design trends have always been a reflection of cultural movement. So much of what comes next is a direct mirroring of what transpired in the recent years and even the past decade. The driver of our 2023 forecast is the idea of reflection - reflecting on what matters to us most, our relationship to the planet and even the way we engage with others: Serenity, Origin, Duality

Vining Ivy

Wall: Vining Ivy

2023 Color of the Year

Vining Ivy

Vining Ivy - a beautifully robust and refined blue-green (teal). Sitting between a blue and green, Vining Ivy's dark and muted tonality is symbolic of the deepest depth of a body of water.

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Serenity

Wall: Synchronicity & Gypsum

2023 Trending Theme

Serenity

A graceful palette of milky pastels, watery tones and warm neutrals. Serenity is about prioritizing the important things in life and taking precedent to find internal peace.

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Origin

Wall: Dark Granite & Crushed Cinnamon

2023 Trending Theme

Origin

This grounding and magical palette captivates the beauty of the natural world. Origin creates a sense of safety and a desire to push into unfamiliar territories.

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Duality

Wall: Briquette & Crumb Cookie

2023 Trending Theme

Duality

This palette recreates the world according to one's own rules with powerful contrasts between brights, clean pastels and strong neutrals.

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Which trend story resonates with you?

2023 Trend Story Quiz

2023 Trend Story Quiz

Which trend story resonates with you?

Our trends are never just about one color. These three unique trend stories provide color opportunities for walls, trim, accent areas and home décor (furniture, pillows, window treatments, flooring). Each trend story has its own narrative and personality – just like you.

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