3 Ways to use Pantone’s Colour of the Year!

Emerald, a vivid, verdant green, enhances our sense of well-being further by inspiring insight, as well as promoting balance and harmony.


Every December, the Pantone group; that is, the worlds colour authority; releases its colour forecast for the following spring. This year, the colour is emerald! From the vibrant and rich hues in emerald green come bold and exciting possibilities. Let’s look at the best ways to incorporate this sophisticated colour into your home!

#1     PAINT 

A bold accent wall, paired with fresh black and white accents and hints of vintage decor scream luxury in this fantastic room.


Try Benjamin Moore #2039-20 Emerald Isle



Don’t limit your paint just to walls- tackle that spring project and redo an old desk, cabinet, or

chair for an instant pop of vibrancy!

Try Benjamin Moore #2037-30 Kelly Green for a brighter jade-like hew.



Quick an simple, a few added accessories can liven up a room and allow you to play with all the shades

emerald green has to offer.


Throw pillows are a great way to add a pop of colour. Paired with dramatic full length drapes and magenta to balance the

saturation, this is a stunning living room.


   Add a hint of emerald in a piece of art to compliment the contemporary atmosphere and soft grey tones.


 Buttery yellows and soft creams are a sophisticated and more subtle palette for the toned down gentle emerald tones.

    Use area rugs in refined shades of emerald to emulate this look.


#3  TILE

Ready for a commitment? The richness of emerald translates well into backsplashes and bathrooms. Just enough colour to add some flair to a kitchen, and fun for a shower wall.


A stunning shower wall in shades of emerald green and hints of copper.

  A bold and dramatic strip  mosaic tile makes this bathroom feel luxurious!


Get the look with this fantastic  mosaic.


Visit our South Edmonton location for you Benjamin Moore paints.

Area rugs and tile can be purchased from any of our stores. All other images can be sourced via provided links.

Visit www.carpetstudio.ca for more information and addresses.

http://www.sallywheatinteriors.com, http://www.urbanbarn.com, http://www.branca.com, http://shawfloors.com/hgtvarea-rugDetails/HGTV/Nomadic_Elegance_3Q177-Teal, http://www.habitat-studio.com, http://products.daltile.com/series.cfm?series=88&item=483&, http://manolohome.com/2008/11/03/green-with-envy-four-ways/, http://products.daltile.com/series.cfm?series=410

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