2020's Most Popular Interior Colors

May 05, 2020 2 min read

2020's Most Popular Interior Colors

 Our Color of The Year for this year is (drum roll please...) KM5183 Sun God. Tah Dah!!!

KM5183 Sun God is Kelly-Moore Paints Color of the Year COTY for 2020

This brash brassy yellow bursting onto the scene interrupting white rooms and neutral schemes with a statement of personal passion and confidence. Bright yellow is showing up on faucets, cabinets, upholstery, accent walls, and more.

Kelly-Moore KM5183 Sun God bright yellow kitchen island KM4934 Zebra Finch gray cabinets KM4412 Persian Bazaar pink china hutch

 It’s also a cheerful accent that pairs surprisingly well with warm gray and any blue (which by the way, will always be in style).

A small den or living room with KM4995 Navy Damask on the walls and KMW23 Bechamel on the brick fireplace

But pink isn’t over yet- not by a long shot! We're seeing Sun God accents with faded pinks and dusty warm tones like terracotta... we personally love it.

Kelly-Moore Paints KM5183 Sun God painted on a fireplace mantle surround with a pink sofa couch and KM4934 Zebra Finch gray walls

Not to mention, rich jewel-toned pinks like this...

Kelly-Moore dining room with artwork crown painting by Shannon Kaye Presidential doily prints by Ray Beldner and KM5183 Sun God accent wall and KM5527 Dragon's fire stripe

Mossy murky greens are definitely coming onto the scene. Have you noticed? We're seeing all values of this verdant hue on walls and cabinets too.
Kelly-Moore Paints entry with KM4833 Camping Trip on the walls, KM4548 Bobcat Whiskers on the ceiling, and KM4946 Seaweed on the front door. Artwork painting on the wall by Shannon Kaye

And this is interesting, when I wrote our Color Trend press release back (way back) in October 2019, I said that:  “I think we’re looking for reassurance and stability in our homes right now.”

Wow, isn't this more true than ever! Still, we all respond to color differently. A deep blue may be comforting for one person and to oppressive for another. So, while trends are cool to watch and fun to explore, at the end of the day, You Have To Do YOU!

Shannon Kaye's living room painted with Kelly-Moore KM4995 Navy Damask

Here are the seventeen colors we dominating this year. We grouped them into trendy color palettes but you can use them any way you want.

And don't forget you can shop for paint by color and have your paint and supplies prep'd at the store for you so all you have to do is pick it up. How cool is that?!

Kelly-Moore paints KM4877 Night White KM4997 Whale's Mouth KM4994 Silver Blueberry HLS4266 Tobey Rattan

Kelly-Moore Paint KM4548 Bobcat Whiskers KM4515 Corkscrew Willow KM4833 Camping Trip KM4946 Seaweed Wrap

KM4548 Bobcat Whiskers KM4515 Corcscrew Willow KM4833 Camping Trip KM4946 Seaweed Wrap

KMW23 Bechamel KM4711 Bauhaus Tan KM4995 Navy Damask KM5527 Dragon's Fire

You can shop by color for all of these gorgeous trending hues, but don't be afraid to really be bold and choose the colors that feel just right for you. 


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