All you need to know about the Dulux Colour of the Year 2019

Discover the inspiration behind Creme Brulee, Dulux Colour of the Year 2019, and how it can transform the mood of your home.

Every year Dulux colour specialists from the Global Aesthetic Center get together with international design experts and architects to discuss the new global trends that will affect us all. We then work on transforming these insights into one key colour that will have an impact on homes all over the world. Around this we create four beautiful palettes with a mood and style to suit everyone.

Creme Brulee is the Dulux Colour of the Year for 2019. This warm amber shade has been chosen to reflect a new mood of positivity and optimism – a desire to ‘let the light in’.

Which colours ?

90YR 73/029
20YY 43/083
80YR 59/089
00YY 26/220

A truly versatile shade

Creme Brulee is incredibly versatile and can be paired with different colours to achieve a variety of looks, depending on the atmosphere that you want to create in your home – from soothing and calm, to cosy or vibrant. Here it brings a relaxed sense of sophistication to a contemporary kitchen.

Which colours ?

20YY 43/083
80YR 59/089
00YY 26/220
78RR 06/137

Create your perfect mood

With its elegant golden tone, Creme Brulee can inspire a new sense of warmth in any room. The adaptability of our Dulux Colour of the Year 2019 means that it works brilliantly with a wide range of other shades, from earthy neutrals to impactful brights – to create a mood that suits your own style.

Which colours ?

80YR 59/089
20YY 43/083
00YY 26/220
78RR 06/137

Complementary colours

Creme Brulee can be combined with soft pastels to create a tranquil space, richly pigmented reds and teals for a relaxing room, or vivid bright colours to create an energizing environment. Here we’ve used its golden tones with muted

greys and pinks for a laidback but chic atmosphere.  

Which colours ?

90GG 83/011
80YR 59/089
00YY 26/220

Inspired?

See instantly how Creme Brulee and the Dulux Colour of the Year 2019 palettes could transform your home with the Dulux Visualizer app [LINK: Visualizer article