LOOK: Paint Brands Reveal Their 2018 Color of the Year!

Ah, 2017. It is a year about hitting refresh and starting a new, which is why the Pantone Color Institute chose Greenery for the color of this year. But avast, with the -ber months upon us, it is time to bestow another color the renowned title of “Color of the Year” for 2018. Here are some paint brands with their own color forecast!


Sandstone by DutchBoy

Close to the family of beiges, Sandstone is a warm and homey hue. Dutch Boy describes their Color of the 2018 as “the perfect neutral that can effortlessly be incorporated throughout the home.”

Color of the Year 2018


Oceanside from Sherwin-Williams

A complete opposite from Sandstone, Oceanside is a deep color that brings you straight to the deep sea. It is a rich and saturated color that will be great on accent walls. “It’s a balance of blues and greens,” according to the paint provider.

Color of the Year 2018 Oceanside


In the Moment by Behr

From the ash and pastels, In The Moment is a hush and peaceful color. It is a cross between blue, green, and gray which results in a soothing and tranquil hue. 

Color of the Year 2018 In The Moment

Caliente by Benjamin Moore

2018 will be hot, hot hot, for Benjamin Moore! This color is a striking, bold red that will surely fire up your space!

Color of the Year 2018

Heartwood by Delux

A smokey and ashy color, Heartwood is the distant, darker, and more dramatic cousin of Rose Quartz and Serenity. It is a very relaxed and feminine color.


Ultra Violet by Pantone

Color of the year 2018

Pantone’s color of the year for 2018 is a “dramatically provocative and thoughtful purple shade.” The infamous color institute elaborates that Ultra Violet communicates “originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us toward the future.”

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Written by Patricia Herbolario