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Benjamin Moore's Colour of the Year

Benjamin Moore has done a complete change from last years colour of the year being Simply White OC-117 to this years gorgeous dark lilac Shadow 2117-30. This gorgeous mid purple creates warmth ambiance and depth. This reintroduction of colour into the home is refreshing. It helps create a mood as well provide interest and personality. 

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Here are some great inspiration images of mid toned purples like Benjamin Moore's Shadow and how to use them in your home. 

Love purple but not ready for full saturation - try this look balanced with metals and neutrals. Still rich and beautiful but does not need as much of a commitment to the colour -change your wall colour to your next favourite colour and reay to move on to your next look.:

(Photo https://houseandhome.com/gallery/photo-gallery-purple-rooms/4/)

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(Photo Credit https://www.thestar.com/life/homes/decor/2016/10/20/paint-companies-reveal-vibrant-hues-for-2017-colours-of-the-year.html)

Wand in Pencil Purple.:

(Photo Credit http://www.histor.nl/inspiratie/stijlcollecties/the-color-collection)

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(Photo Credit https://www.benjaminmoore.com/en-us/color-overview/color-collections/color-trends-2017)\


Shadow is a smokey purple that isn't for the faint of heart, but it is sure to add just the right amount of romance and ambiance in your home.