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  • 08 Jan 2019
  • DESIGN INSPIRATION

An Essential Guide: How to Mix and Match Pantone's Colour of the Year

An Essential Guide: How to Mix and Match Pantone's Colour of the Year

As lovers of bright and bold colours, we couldn’t be happier with Pantone’s choice of 'Living Coral' as 2019's Colour of the Year.

Inspired by this vibrant tropical hue, we've done the colour testing for you and have created an essential guide on how to mix and match and use this cheerful colour effectively in your home.

Blue

The warmth of 'Living Coral' will create an elegant contrast with colder shades of blue providing a feeling of balance to the room.

 Pantone colour of the year, Living Coral, looks great combined with shades of blue. Bring this mix at home with our tree of life cushion, rossmore rug and reversible Indian quilt
Nahuala cushion, Rossmore rug and Tapa Kahala quilt

Green

No matter if you live in a city apartment or in a countryside home: mixing pink and green hues will instantly achieve a subtle tropical look at home.

Pantone colour of the year looks great mixed with shades of green. Use it at home with our green cushions, inlay trays and block printed quilts
Oakleaves cushion, Floral inlay tray and Mali Star quilt

Red

If you are afraid of strong contrasts, red is a perfect colour to combine with 'Living Coral', an ideal match to create a warm and inviting space.

 Pantone colour of the year, living coral is easy to combine with Wicklewood red and pink home accessories like the Hadleigh and Antigua cushion and the Palopo Throw

 

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