Sherwin Williams Color of the Year 2014

You know Purple not Purrpple!

Painting in 2014? Here’s the hot color

USA WEEKEND10:49 a.m. EST November 22, 2013
The palette called Curiosity is largely driven by science and geology.

(Photo: Sherwin-Williams)

A sophisticated grayish violet dubbed Exclusive Plum is the Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year for 2014. This dusky, filtered violet is refined without being stuffy, elegant yet easy, and layered with romantic potential, says Jackie Jordan, the company’s director of color marketing.

The 2014 forecast features 38 colors in four palettes: Reasoned, Diaphanous, Intrinsic and Curiosity. Curiosity is largely driven by science and geology, and is where Exclusive Plum fits in.

The company says the 2014 color is versatile and can be used in a variety of spaces: For a cozy, masculine den, Jordan recommends pairing it with accents of copper and worn leather. It can be layered with gold, gray and white for an elegant, dreamy bedroom, or highlighted against white subway tile and chrome in the master bath. Pops of magenta and chartreuse make for a more energetic space.

For more examples of how to use Elusive Plum SW 6263 Visit the link below.

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