2022 design - trends

curves and soft naturals - creating a safe retreat

or  pops of brilliant colours with florals and checks - creating an inspirational flury!

2022 trends

we have chosen 4 themes:

SAND dune SKY sea

see our 4 schemes below with examples and ideas

 add curves, timber and texture - complete with original artwork!

 Pantones Very Peri combines fuscia with a cool blue - colour block a wall! We didn't predict this new colour!

"Introducing the Pantone Color of the Year 2022, PANTONE 17-3938 Very Peri, a dynamic periwinkle blue hue with a vivifying violet red undertone blends the faithfulness and constancy of blue with the energy and excitement of red. A new Pantone color whose dynamic novel presence encourages personal inventiveness and creativity.... the happiest and warmest of all the blue hues, introduces an empowering mix of newness."   Please click on the image to go to the Dulux site to see more.

"Dulux UK 2022 Colour of the Year - Bright Skies™

An airy, light blue that's fresh, open and invigorating, Dulux Trade Colour of the Year, Bright skies reflects the limitless skies around us. It delivers a flavour of the natural world and brings a breath of fresh air to space."

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'Make room for creativity with October Mist 1495, the Benjamin Moore Colour of the Year 2022.

This gently shaded sage quietly anchors a space, while encouraging individual expression through colour.'

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Explore the Australian 2022 Dulux Colour Forecast colour palettes. Discover the trends set to influence colour and design for the coming year.

Colours featured: Dulux Basic Coral and White Dune Quarter (walls).

Please click on the image to go to the Australian Dulux site to see more colour trends for 2022.

2022 trends - SCHEME 1 - WATER BLUES

the colours of water will flow into interiors this year. Reflective metallic, to stained satin timbers.

Bleached timber is still evident - but chocolate and walnut colours create a contrasting feel.

Exposed timber beams add a rustic homely feel.

Blocks of white create an impact. Add a collection of black and white pieces framed in thick white frames.

Handmade tiles, fabrics and artwork continue to give a homely retreat feel.

2022 trends - SCHEME 2 - BEACH SAND

butter and soft sandy colours, including the taupe shadows with pops of greys, pale blues

Or add contrasting greens, dark browns and black 

Bleached timber with sand, taupe and a pop of sunset pink

or contrasting pops of blue/grey, or black or chocolate bring a more dramatic feel.

2022 trends -SCHEME 3 -  DUNES

the greens of the sand dunes bring a lush feeling of nature to your space!

2022 trends 

the greens of the sand dunes bring a lush feeling of nature to your space!

Add chocolate brown, or dark greys to create a warm space,

or use pale slate blue or white to create a retreat from hot beach days.

2022 trends -


bright pops of orange and fuscia

curved furniture and small art collections make spaces feel homely.

Special handcrafted décor pieces and artworks break the solid colours. Checks in bold colours.

add hand crafted textured pieces