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Celebrate the Stars! A 2018 Trends Story

08/17/17 Sara McLean

​Fantasy brightens up daily live — staged and spectacular, attracted by bling— fantasy is inspired by pop-star inspirations, while style is influenced by pop culture. For those who have a desire for excess. Nothing too showy or too colorful. Introducing trend story 3 from our 2018 Color + Design trends report, The Stars!

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Celebrate Life’s Adventures: A 2018 Color + Design Story

07/17/17 Sara McLean

​Fiction or fact — through myths, lore and legends — oral storytelling recalls the historical narratives of cultures and people throughout the world. The call to adventure and new worlds are for those who desire to be transported to faraway lands, creating a life filled with personal stories of adventures and lessons. Introducing trend story 4 from our 2018 Color + Design trends report, Adventures!

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Millennial Pink: Architecture and Interior Design Trend

07/07/17 Grace Lennon

​The world has become obsessed with pink hues, and architecture is no exception. Though hugely successful in fashion and pop-culture (and Instagram), "Millennial Pink" has established a presence across design products and the built environment like never before.

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July Color of The Month: Rosy Cloud (DE5182)

07/05/17 specs+spaces staff

​The month of July may be most associated with the colors red, white and blue, but we see no end in sight for the color trend best known as "Millennial Pink." Which is why July’s color of the month is Rosy Cloud (DE5182).

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June Color of The Month: Lazy Daisy

06/20/17 specs+spaces staff

June’s color of the month is Lazy Daisy (DET491).

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Childhood Joys: A Celebration of 2018 Color+Design

06/20/17 Sara McLean

​With a happy, creative energy and infusions of heritage design, we celebrate the simple joys in life. Our trend story, Childhood Joys, is inspired by the simplicity of Scandinavian design with a Bauhaus spirit, a nod to heritage with a refreshed, modernist view of Mid-century design.

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2018 Color and Design Trends

06/01/17 Sara McLean

​As we look forward to trends for next year, we recognize the continuing pursuit of individualism, living an inventive and genuine life and, of course, following our dreams.

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An Observation of the Millennial Pink Trend

06/01/17 Sara McLean

Pink, in all it glorious ranges, continues its dominance in color trends. Within the range of popular pinks is a hue that many have started calling “Millennial Pink,” a gender-neutral range of shades — from beige with blush touches, to a hybrid peachy-salmon color.

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Join Dunn-Edwards To Celebrate The Inspiration For 2017's Color Of the Year

04/24/17 specs+spaces staff

Dunn-Edwards is continuously dedicated to preserving and protecting the environment. Our low- and zero- VOC paints offer superior paint performance and durability while protecting the well-being of our customers.

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Holly Jolly 2016! Winter Color+Design Trends

12/01/16 Sara McLean

The winter holiday season is here, filled with fresh ideas to celebrate this magical season.