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Fall Color Crush: 3 Unexpected Palettes to Feast On

11/14/18 specs+spaces staff

2019 Color of the Year announced. Check. Halloween. Check. Daylight savings time. Check. It’s official, fall is in full swing. And with that in mind, we’re taking a look at some autumn-inspired color palettes to help guide you this season. We’ve put together three modern palettes to inspire you this fall.

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November Color of the Month: Smashed Grape

11/07/18 specs+spaces staff

November’s color of the month is Smashed Grape (DE5963). A color perfectly fitting as we roll towards year’s end; a time when it seems there’s a celebration, and a wine glass to be filled, around every corner.

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2019 COTY Inspires Jason Lai of L2 Interiors

11/06/18 Sara McLean

We recently unveiled our 2019 Color of the Year, Spice of Life (DET439), and partnered with Jason Lai of L2 Interiors to see how the hue inspired him to create a fresh and cozy design aesthetic for his new home.

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2018 Halloween color + design

10/31/18 Sara McLean

Halloween has become one of the biggest festivities for Americans in the past few years. Here are seven top trending Halloween design themes to inspire you this year.

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Pair These Paint Colors with H&M's Home Line This Fall

10/24/18 specs+spaces staff

Retailer H&M is known for its fashion and collaborations with prestigious brands like Versace. Given that these latest design offerings may make their way into your fall redesign, we’re sharing some of the very best Dunn-Edwards paint colors to complement it these fall favorites.

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Color of the Month: October Haze

10/09/18 specs+spaces staff

October has a way of drawing out our creative spirit and hunger for fun. That’s why we’ve selected October Haze (DE5171), a hue that will inspire you to create, as our Color of the Month.

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Sojourn: A “Spirited Journey” through 2019 color + design

10/01/18 Sara McLean

“Sojourn,” our fifth trend story, focuses on naturalistic, earthy expressions that remind us that we are all makers at heart. Authentically redesigned, this trend is infused with sunny conviviality, well-crafted design, heritage ornamentation and modernity.

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Dunn-Edwards® 2019 Color of the Year: Spice of Life (DET439)

09/30/18 Sara McLean

Dunn-Edwards 2019 Color of the Year, Spice of Life, is inspired by a celebration of what makes life interesting and exciting. It’s warm, inviting, adventurous and life-affirming.

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September Color of the Month: Pencil Eraser

09/19/18 specs+spaces staff

​Come September you can feel a subtle shift in the air. September’s ability to make us aware of the changes, both within us and in our environment, is why we selected Pencil Eraser as this September’s color of the month.

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Building A Room Around Fall Colors

09/06/18 specs+spaces staff

We’ve created a fall color palette that can be beautifully incorporated into your revamped fall space with ease. In this palette, we’re using the September Color of the Month Pencil Eraser (DE6024) as a jumping off point.