Pantone says that an eclectic mix of understated brights, pale pastels and nature-like neutral colors will take center stage in 2015.
They say designers of all kinds will draw from daydreams of simpler times and will look to folkloric and floral art to restore a sense of well-being:
“…There is a growing movement to step out and create ‘quiet zones’ to disconnect from technology and unwind, giving ourselves time to stop and be still…Soft, cool hues blend with subtle warm tones to create a soothing escape from the everyday hustle and bustle.”
Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director, Pantone Color Institute®
I concur! That is why I wrote a book about Creating Serene Outdoor Spaces for Inspiration and Reflection this year.
and one more thing: white works with everything: