Finkell identifies color trend of 2018

Home News Finkell identifies color trend of 2018

Dalton, Ga.—Emily Morrow Finkell, CEO and founder of Emily Morrow Home, recently announced matte black is the 2018 color trend of the year. This new black is garnering favored status on everything from Apple iPhones and BMWs to home hardware and appliances such as La Cornue Ranges.

As an interior designer, tastemaker and world traveler, Finkell studies color, style and design trends through her professional affiliations and traveling the globe to international furniture fairs, in addition to her research on the most current creative and utilitarian developments for her own business.

“Plaster, chalky or matte finishes have been working their way into the interiors world gradually,” Finkell said. “First, we saw introductions of ‘plastery white’ vases and vessels at the various interior design and home furnishings shows in Europe and the U.S., matte black automotive paints in luxury sports cars and then black in virtually every category one can imagine. When you pair two rather significant trends, what do you get? A mega trend that takes flight and has longevity in the marketplace.”

The matte black influence can also be found highlighting the Emily Morrow Home’s Suddenly Sonoma and Authentic Luxury all-American premium hardwood flooring. As the name implies, the Suddenly Sonoma flooring is inspired by the Sonoma Valley’s sense of history and love of French oak barrels with matte black charring designed to reveal the white oak’s inherent strength and beauty. The Authentic Luxury flooring offers white oak planks carefully hand-finished and distressed with matte black accents to add to its inherent beauty and authenticity.

For more information, visit emilymorrowhome.com.

Must Read

COVID-19 to hasten housing activity in smaller markets

The COVID-19 pandemic is likely to hasten a housing trend already taking place across the nation—residential construction activity that is expanding at a more...

Ecore to distribute COVID-19-approved disinfectant

Lancaster, Pa.—Ecore, a manufacturer of ergonomic and acoustic performance surfaces for commercial and athletic markets, has partnered with Rochester Midland Corporation, a 130-year-old, family-owned,...

Beauflor USA expands sheet vinyl offering with Omega+

White, Ga.—Beauflor USA is launching its Omega+ collection, a highly durable vinyl roll product featuring 22 diverse visuals and the integration of the company’s...

FCNews partners with mask maker to support front-line workers  

By Reginald Tucker Floor Covering News has joined the call to help keep healthcare workers safe by donating personal protective equipment to several local hospitals...

WATCH: The WFCA hosts second retail survival webinar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7EgX4y-fsw&feature=youtu.be Last week, the WFCA hosted its second retail survival webinar where attendees got to hear from some of the industries leading flooring retailers on how...

Shaw Contract unveils new LVT line, Rugs program

In an effort to best serve the needs of the design community, Shaw Contract is introducing an LVT collection that can be used for...
X