Color of the Year Series Part 3: In The Moment by Behr


In The Moment by Behr (T18-15)


"This cool, tranquil spruce blue is inspired by nature and is a soothing, restorative coalescence of blue, gray, and green.  This comfortable color evokes a sense of sanctuary and relaxation amid our busy, always-on lives.  In name and color, this hue speaks to our desire to take a break, be present, and recharge."

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Color Theory


Green is the color of life, renewal, nature, and energy, is associated with meanings of growth, harmony, freshness, safety, fertility, and environment.  It has healing power and is understood to be the most restful and relaxing color for the human eye to view. Green can help enhance vision, stability and endurance.  It is a natural choice in interior design as an ideal background or backdrop because we as humans are so used to seeing it everywhere.  Green also stands for new growth and rebirth, common in the spring season when all of the plants are coming back to life with fresh growth and life after the cold winter months.

How To Use In The Moment

In The Moment is a tranquil and sedate color that can play well with many other colors, patterns, and textures either as a main color or as an accent color in accessories and textiles.


In The Moment Main Wall Color

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In The Moment provides a soothing backdrop that subtly brings out trim and architectural details.


In The Moment Accent Wall Color

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As an accent wall color, In The Moment plays well with surrounding neutral colors and textures as well as plant life.


In The Moment Front Door Color

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In The Moment is a calm, sedate color choice for a front door that offers a warm, vintage feel.

Final Thoughts...

In The Moment is what is known as a pseudo-neutral, offering depth and interest while still providing the versatility of traditional neutrals.

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