New Colors for Autumn – Mad About The Home

I discussed on Monday that I not too long ago visited the Farrow & Ball manufacturing unit to see their new colors. That is at all times an occasion as they solely launch new colors each three years however, after all the pandemic threw every little thing off and these are the primary new shades since 2018. Along with these 11 new shades, Paint and Paper Library have launched a large 32 new shades and, after all, it’s the annual Color of the Yr from Dulux.

Walls: Bamboozle No.304 and Templeton Pink No.303

Partitions: Bamboozle No.304 and Templeton Pink No.303 new from Farrow & Ball

After which into this sea of heat neutrals and Autumnal colors – these colors actually are all very me, comes Mylands. And discuss bucking a development. This sizzling pink is from their Movie, Tv and Theatre vary (FTT006 to be actual) which long run readers will bear in mind I used for the gold ceiling in my workplace on the outdated Mad Home (FTT002).

Mylands Hot Pink Colour of the Year FTT006 image via @halfpaintedhouse 

Mylands Sizzling Pink Color of the Yr FTT-006 picture by way of @halfpaintedhouse

Dominic Myland mentioned: “FTT-006™ is an unfailingly cheerful and daring pink that’s proving not solely to be extremely well-liked, but additionally extra enduring than simply one other development or fad. It’s a assured shade with the ability to fully rework an area, and its depth makes it onerous to overlook. Sizzling pink is playful and attention-grabbing, and although it’s the color of the second, it’s a trendy shade you gained’t get bored with any time quickly.”

stirabout on upper wall by farrow and ball

stirabout on higher wall by farrow and ball

That is still to be seen however I wager it woke you up didn’t it! Let’s return to the stronger development of Autumnal colors and I’m wondering if they might have been completely different if launched in excessive summer time as a result of whereas that is very a lot my palette there’s little doubt that it suits the altering season completely.

new shades from farrow and ball tailor tack on the lower wall with all white (not new) above

new shades from farrow and ball tailor tack on the decrease wall with all white (not new) above

On the Farrow & Ball launch, Joa Studholme, the artistic director, spoke of how the best way we use our houses has modified through the pandemic and the brand new earthy heat colors replicate that. Stirabout, a stunning heat oatmeal impressed by Irish porridge, joins their vary of neutrals nevertheless it’s a type of colors that’s very onerous to {photograph} so do get a tester for those who’re .

 FARROW & BALL Walls: Whirlybird No.309. Cabinet: Beverly No.310.

new colors from Farrow & Ball: Partitions: Whirlybird No.309. Cupboard: Beverly No.310.

The opposite new shades embody Tailor Tack and Templeton Pink with Beverley and Whirlybird greens and three new blues – Wine Darkish, Selvedge and Kittiwake. And so they’re not performed with gray but both as Hopper Head sits between Downpipe and Railings. The 21yo, who has been angling for a terracotta for his new bed room and has flatly refused every little thing I present him that I might name terracotta has determined that the darkish orange of Bamboozle is the one for him. I’m totally on board -it will sit on the decrease half of the partitions with, we expect, Stirabout above and Hopper Head on the window. I’ll, after all, maintain you posted.

Dulux Wild Wonder colour of the year 2023

Dulux Wild Marvel color of the 12 months 2023

Onto Dulux and this 12 months the color is Wild Marvel, a form of pale straw-like yellow. I somewhat prefer it though whether or not I might have the braveness to really use it’s one other matter. It’s not one million miles away from the Devol kitchen I posted on Monday. You might need to belief me on the color although as I’m undecided this image does it justice.

Lastly, Paint and Paper Library with a large 32 new colors and I’ve put all of them collectively right here as a result of, for me, everybody’s a winner (child). In the mean time we’ve determined solely on the colors for the 21yo’s bed room so the sitting room and our bed room (and every little thing else) is up for debate.

32 new colors from paint and paper library

All I do know, in the mean time, is that this home doesn’t really feel prefer it desires to go darkish. The outdated home was greater and we tended to solely use the sitting room within the evenings. Right here the again half is to be my workplace so I shall be in right here for a lot of the daylight and I believe heat neutrals is the place we shall be centered. Watch this plan change!

Now, if you wish to know extra about these colors and my ideas together with Sophie’s we shall be discussing them at size on the podcast. You could be certain we’ll disagree so let me know your ideas both on the colors as you see them right here or when you might have listened.

new colours from paint and paper library

new colors from paint and paper library

Kate Watson-Smyth

I am a journalist who writes about interiors primarily for The Monetary Instances however I’ve additionally written commonly for The Impartial and The Every day Mail. My home has been in Dwelling And many others, HeartHome and featured in The Wall Avenue Journal & Corriere della Sera. I additionally run an inside styling consultancy Mad About Your Home. Welcome to my Mad Home.