4 ways to use Dulux Colour of the Year in your bedroom

Discover how to use Dulux Colour of the Year 2018 to create different moods in your bedroom

Want to know how to transform your bedroom using the latest paint colours? The colour trend experts at our Global Aesthetic Centre have unveiled a new range of paint colour schemes that all work with Heart Wood – Dulux Colour of the Year 2018. Dip into these four bedroom palette ideas to discover different ways Heart Wood can work in your home.


1. The calm bedroom

Heart Wood is all about creating a soothing mood in your home. This makes it the ideal colour for a bedroom. By combining Heart Wood with ink blue, clay and coffee tones, it adds an instant feeling of calm. If you have a focal area – like a desk or dressing table – why not make it a feature with a graphic paint design?

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Which paints?

COY B5.05.52 / 10YR 28/072

B1.08.37 / 90RR 16/095

D5.06.68 / 70YR 50/086

W9.10.13 / 46RB 06/074


2. The cosy bedroom

If you’re looking for colour ideas to create a cosy feel in your bedroom, match Heart Wood with gentle pink tones. Pairing this palette with a mix of plush fabrics will make your bedroom feel even more snug.


Which paints?

COY B5.05.52 / 10YR 28/072

E0.03.72 / 90YR 55/051

B7.25.50 / 10YR 27/323


3. The energising bedroom

For a pop of energy, pair Heart Wood with lively greens and yellows. Why not try painting a strong vertical striped wall design using these zesty tones for a bedroom that says get up and go?


Which paints?

COY B5.05.52 / 10YR 28/072

G5.19.40 / 70YY 18/152

H1.11.70 / 90YY 52/138


4. The relaxed bedroom

For an easy going paint colour combination for your bedroom, combine Heart Wood with neutrals and darker shades of slate blue. This is an incredibly easy to use palette that will suit many homes, so do play with colour blocking and contrasting walls. Accessories with natural fabrics like cotton and linen and the result will feel soothing and relaxed.


Which paints?

COY B5.05.52 / 10YR 28/072

CN.00.70 / 50YR 53/011

S2.13.39 / 90BG 17/090