Create comfort with Heart Wood and shades of clay and terracotta

How to use Dulux Colour of the Year 2018 in your home

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Check out the How to Paint an Oval videoEvery year the colour experts at our Global Aesthetic Centre team up with global design and technology trend experts to select Dulux Colour of the Year. This year our chosen shade is Heart Wood – a warm, welcoming soft pink that helps you relax and recharge. Heart Wood is a really versatile colour that creates a range of moods, depending on the palette you pair it with.

Take a look for yourself. Explore our guide to using Heart Wood in your home – and discover the diverse, and sometimes unexpected, moods each colour combination can create.

A hideaway from the outside world

Seeking a space to snuggle up in? Combine Heart Wood with shades of cocoa, clay and blush pink to bring out its warmth. Together these rich and cocooning colours create the perfect sanctuary to retreat into.

Which paints?

10YR 28/072

80YR 21/226

A soothing space for the whole family

Which paints?

10YR 28/072

40YY 51/084

90BG 35/068

30BB 05/022

A room to energise and experiment

Easy to create:

Check out the How to Paint an Oval video WATCH VIDEO

Which paints?

10YR 28/072

90YY 52/138

07GG 07/143

Explore which colours work best with Dulux Colour of the Year in your home with the Dulux Visualizer app.