Plascon Paint Essential Collection: Plascon Trends
anne-roselt-byline-3226876, 1626263914 Anne Roselt, Plascon Colour Manager essentialcollection-cover-3983150, 1626263916 Plascon Paint Essential Collection – Photograph: Sean Laurenz, Styling: Adele Schmitz We love trends but there are certain colours that remain favourites, no matter how much time has passed. Our Plascon colourists are well aware of these classics and have selected 108 favourite colours and put them into a special Plascon Paint Essential Collection called “The Essential Collection”. The Plascon Paint Essential Collection includes beautiful whites, greys, neutrals and colours that are easy to use in any design project. Here is a look at the collection divided into different sensory moods – please note that the colours may change depending on the calibration of your computer screen. Check the actual colours in-store on the new Inspired Colour stand.

Plascon Paint Essential Collection 2014

108-essential-colours-airy-7992298, 1626263917 108 Essential Colours – Airy Palette (Photograph by Elsa Young, Production: Kerstin Eser / Frank Features) Airy
“White is the colour of peace, purity, innocence and tranquillity. It encourages openness and freedom and gives you space and time to reflect on your life.” – Anne Roselt
108-essential-colours-gentle-5153527, 1626263949 108 Essential Colours – Gentle Palette (Photograph by Russell Smith, Production: Luanne Toms / Frank Features) Gentle
“Think of beach sand and shells, driftwood and pebbles – natural colours never go out of fashion.” – Anne Roselt
108-essential-colours-connected-3805677, 1626263980 108 Essential Colours – Connected Palette (Photograph by Sean Laurenz, Production: Luanne Toms / Frank Features) Connected
“Connected is a palette that is popular now, and will be in the future. People just keep asking for these colours because of their earthy origins.” – Claire Bond
108-essential-colours-moody-3516813, 1626263983 108 Essential Colours – Moody Palette (Photograph by Sean Laurenz, Production: Luanne Toms / Frank Features) Moody
“The use of Moody colours makes a statement in a room. It creates a sense of mystery.” – Carol Ras
108-essential-colours-soothing-6262032, 1626263983 108 Essential Colours – Soothing Palette (Photograph by Elsa Young, Production: Kerstin Eser / Frank Features) Soothing
“Colour is totally therapeutic. We are attracted to colours and undertones that we need on an emotional level.” – Tanya Nicholson
108-essential-colours-sleek-8820831, 1626263984 108 Essential Colours – Sleek Palette (Photograph by Russell Smith, Production: Luanne Toms / Frank Features) Sleek
“There are unique undertones on each of the greys we have selected.” – Tanya Nicholson
108-essential-colours-calm-2617804, 1626263985 108 Essential Colours – Calm Palette (Photograph by Warren Heath, Production: Luanne Toms / Frank Features) Calm
“Greens and blues are nature’s neutrals. The serenity of soft, natural greens can bring a sense of balance and harmony in a room.” – Anne Roselt
108-essential-colours-confident-6050100, 1626263988 108 Essential Colours – Confident Palette (Photograph by Elsa Young, Production: Kerstin Eser / Frank Features) Confident
“Warm tones such as neutral yellows and oranges make a room inviting.” – Thato Morake
108-essential-colours-bold-1494837, 1626263989 108 Essential Colours – Bold Palette (Photograph by Greg Cox, Production: Luanne Toms / Frank Features) Bold
“Bold colours are great for colour blocking, especially in rich chromatic incarnations.” – Claire Bond
So what do you make of our “Essential Collection” – would they be your essentially timeless colours for the home? 🙂