2016 Color Trends

Color Guild’s 2016 Paint Color Trends

The forecast is warming with Color Guild's 2016 Paint Color Trends

Flickering Flame is 2016’s hot sensation!

Warm, hypnotic and calm best describe Color Guild's Color of the Year: Flickering Flame.

The surging popularity of gold, copper and rusted metals in design influences stems from our durable love for down-to-earth tones.  It is the essential color across all design styles from Traditional to Contemporary.

Flickering flame #1005 can be found in our Balanced Earth palette.

See the 2016 Paint Color Trends palettes

Balanced Earth

Discover the Earthly Pleasures of our beautiful planet – deep, rich and grounding hues that resonate with our soul. Their timeless story helps balance our lives, offering a safe haven from our day’s pressures.


Modern simplicity showcases this Back to Basics naturally-hued palette. Step away from the computers, phones, and embrace downtime. This collection of soft-toned colors gives a restful respite from our 24/7 lifestyle.

World Tour

Proud member of Color GuildeWorld Tour enjoys the exciting and exotic influences from around the globe. With de opening of Cuba, the spotlight on Rio de Janeiro for the Summer Games and our emerging awareness of lands near and far, this palette honors their bright influence, offering usable colors that add spirit and personality.

Need more inspiration to choose your paint colors?

Discover also our 1300-color Color Is… palette

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