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  2. 2. THE BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS® REAL ESTATE &PANTONE PARTNERSHIP:COLOR TECHNIQUES FOR STUNNING HOME STAGINGThis presentation outlines the 2012 color trend palettes, and the videos show basicupdates and color combinations, that can be applied throughout the rooms in yourhouse when staging it to sell or decorating after you buy.
  3. 3. PANTONE AND BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS®REAL ESTATE COLOR YOUR NESTColor is the single most important design element reflecting mood and style. For over 45 years,Pantone, the world’s global provider of professional color standards, has been relied upon bydesigners everywhere.Pantone has made it simple by breaking the 2012 color trends down into 4 categories:o Simply Statedo Clarityo Archetypeso Wit and WhimsyYou will see different identifying color codes under each color swatch. You can take thesecodes and buy the exact color via Pantone’s paint series, or you can bring the color to get acolor match at your local paint supply store. PANTONE® and other Pantone LLC trademarks are the property of Pantone LLC. PANTONE Colors may not match PANTONE-identified standards. Consult current PANTONE Color Publications for accurate color. Pantone LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of X-Rite, Incorporated. © Pantone LLC, 2010. All rights reserved. Content provided by Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute® .
  4. 4. SIMPLY STATEDSimplicity and comfort meet urban rustic. Colors are easy on the eye yet not withoutsurprise in the blend of dusty rose, avocado, antique moss, periwinkle blue, warm taupeand angora white.
  5. 5. SIMPLY STATEDSimple and organic, this color palette canbe earthy and soft or a splash of color ina neutral space.
  6. 6. SIMPLY STATEDPANTONE 17-1718 PANTONE 18-4105Dusty Rose Moon MistPANTONE 16-0840 PANTONE 14-4203Antique Moss Vapor BluePANTONE 18-0430 PANTONE 16-1010Avocado IncensePANTONE 17-3932 PANTONE 12-0605Deep Periwinkle AngoraPANTONE 18-0928Sepia
  7. 7. CLARITYClarity illustrates a very clean approach to design and color. Uncomplicated,straightforward, with no extraneous details, it is the essence of purity. This well-definedpalette shows a clear definition of striking contrast between the ‘Zen’ of cool blues andgreens, the pristine presence of pure white, sparked by the opposite contrast of a mysticalmauve, violet, and Tibetan red.
  8. 8. CLARITYA fresh burst of color makes a room crisp and bright.
  9. 9. CLARITYPANTONE 15-0336 PANTONE 19-1934Herbal Green Tibetan RedPANTONE 13-0540 PANTONE 17-4405Wild Lime MonumentPANTONE 13-6009 PANTONE 11-0601Brook Green Bright WhitePANTONE 17-2617Dahlia MauvePANTONE 19-3325Wood Violet
  10. 10. ARCHETYPESClassics never go out of style – they are the archetypes of design and color that areseemingly ageless. Just as fashion repeatedly illustrates basics such as black, brown, beige,gray and taupe can also be redefined in the home by introducing colorful accents throughthe pulsating rhythm of a bossa nova red.
  11. 11. ARCHETYPESThis classic color palette can be traditional ormodern with bold accents of red and warmcreamy browns.
  12. 12. ARCHETYPESPANTONE 18-1547 PANTONE 16-1334Bossa Nova TanPANTONE 15-1119 PANTONE 14-0000Taos Taupe Silver GrayPANTONE 18-0601 PANTONE 14-1012Charcoal Gray Champagne BeigePANTONE 19-1111Black CoffeePANTONE 19-1034Breen
  13. 13. WIT AND WIMSYThis fanciful palette invites us to put on a happy face. An energized yellow-green playsagainst a not-too pretentious pink, while carrot and coral call out to be cooled down byultramarine and clematis blue. Bright yellow and bachelor button form a playful duo andall is sweetened by a smattering of brown sugar.
  14. 14. WIT AND WIMSYLight and playful, this color trend is great forchildren’s rooms or as an accent to any living space.
  15. 15. WIT AND WIMSYPANTONE 14-0445 PANTONE 17-1134Bright Chartreuse Brown SugarPANTONE 14-0756 PANTONE 17-4037Empire Yellow UltramarinePANTONE 15-1912 PANTONE 19-3951Sea Pink Clematis BluePANTONE 18-1649 PANTONE 14-4522Deep Sea Coral Bachelor ButtonPANTONE 16-1361Carrot
  16. 16. VIDEOS AVAILABLE:So how can you take these trends and fit them into your space?www.bhgrealestate.com/powerofcolor/http://www.bhgrealestate.com/Video/SherryChrisFeaturedonFoxNews/87624910001/640555059001With a little bit of money, and not a lot of effort, you can take these color trends and apply themto your home to create a look and feel that is all your own. It can be as simple as re-painting aroom, adding accent pillows to brighten a space, or adding fresh cut flowers to tie a roomtogether.These videos will give you a quick overview of how to apply these trends in the right colorcombinations to take the stress out of staging your home.
  17. 17. © 2010 Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC. Better Homes andGardens ® is a registered trademark of Meredith Corporation licensed toBetter Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC.Equal Opportunity Company. Equal Housing Opportunity. Each BetterHomes and Gardens ® Real Estate Franchise is Independently Owned andOperated. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.