You may already know that I’m ‘forecasting’ four hot colors to watch this year. In my last post, I featured the first two:
I heard from many of you saying that you love the Wasabi Green, so perhaps I’m on to something! In this post, I was supposed to reveal my final two picks….but in an effort to create a wave of total suspense, I’ve decided to go with just the third pick:
No smoke and mirrors here! Gray has really grown in popularity with designers and homeowners. This color has been seen everywhere in interiors and fashion — replacing beige to become the new neutral.
It has been speculated that Gray’s popularity stems directly from the rise of technology — think chrome laptops and industrial, hi-tech office spaces.
We’re also using Gray to capture the silver tones in stainless steel appliances, nickel fixtures and even the white gold in jewelry. However, the Gray that I’m featuring here is a deep, slate color which is very cozy and chic.
These stylish spaces show that we are indeed Going Gray. Be sure to check back for the next ‘Colors To Watch In 2011′ post to see my final pick! In the meantime, here’s a hint: Where there’s smoke….
CLICK HERE to see ‘Colors To Watch In 2011 – Part 1.