Fall Color Report: 10 Trending Fall Colors You Need to Try

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Of all the reasons that leave us falling for fall, the autumn leaves and the changing colors reign supreme and never fail to win my heart. Do you find yourself swooning over the autumnal color palette each year? Look no further, because color forecaster Pantone has revealed this season’s hottest fall colors that weave earthy neutrals with a range of bold color statements and are reminiscent of the evolving color landscape we all love. Just look at the Pantone fall palette: 

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Green and White Contemporary Bedroom With Orange Accents

Green and White Contemporary Bedroom With Orange Accents

Green and white wallpaper in a herringbone pattern gives this bedroom instant style and allows for infusions of fun accent colors like the orange pillow and throw.

Photo by: Jim Tschetter

Jim Tschetter

Dried Herb

Organic and earthy, this olive green shade fuses nature with chic sophistication. Don’t want to go all out with a bold color? Try it in a fun herringbone patterned wallpaper that adds instant style and allows accent colors to stand out.

Neutral Transitional Kitchen With Diamond-Pattern Backsplash

Neutral Transitional Kitchen With Diamond-Pattern Backsplash

Chef-grade appliances underscore top-notch details that went into this beautiful transitional kitchen's design. A herringbone brick floor, Shaker-style cabinetry and a diamond-pattern backsplash all contribute to the soothing neutral palette.

Photo by: Bria Hammel Interiors

Bria Hammel Interiors

Desert Sage

This kitchen is as refreshing as the crisp fall air. Transform drab and boring kitchen cabinetry with a cool and soothing greenish-gray. This timeless and unobtrusive neutral makes a statement season after season. Pair with a fun backsplash (like this multicolored quatrefoil tile) for a neutral look that's anything but boring. 

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Blue-Gray + Copper + Parchmentread more

Add a touch of metallic color to your fall decor with copper hues mixed with blue-grays and neutral parchment tones, as seen in this chair's modern upholstery pattern.

Stormy Weather

Like the sky on a gray, overcast day, this blue-gray shade is both bold enough to ground a space yet plays well with other colors. Hints of this new neutral in upholstery give a space a cool, moody and sophisticated character. 

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Photo by: Jason Kisner © 2013, DIY Network/Scripps Networks, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Jason Kisner, 2013, DIY Network/Scripps Networks, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Oak Buff

A fall favorite that is as comforting as a toasty campfire, this golden yellow brings only good vibes. Pair with reclaimed woods for a rustic and woodsy feel, or use as a table accent cheerful fall gatherings.

Maximize Your Home's Curb Appeal by Highlighting Your Front Door

Maximize Your Home's Curb Appeal by Highlighting Your Front Door

During the fall, a simple wreath of fall foliage and flowers can add an inviting touch. A fresh coat of paint in a vivid red can also make your entrance stand out.

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This fall, don’t forget curb appeal. Transform your front door with a fresh coat of this warm red-brown that is Pantone's 2015 Color of the Year. Like a fine glass of wine, this rich and robust color is both sophisticated and earthy. Pair with a simple wreath of fall foliage and flowers for an inviting touch.

Blown Glass Pendants and Live-Edge Dining Table

Blown Glass Pendants and Live-Edge Dining Table

Custom blown glass pendants balance the raw character of the live-edge dining table. Two-toned teal dining chars add a splash of color to the otherwise neutral dining room. White wainscoting echoes the geometric pattern of the second-floor railing.

Photo by: Kristi Will ©Scripps Networks

Kristi Will, Scripps Networks

Biscay Bay

Swap out or revamp boring dining room chairs with a lush and elegant teal that adds a splash of color in a neutral space. Say hello to your new happy place.

Two Toned Kitchen Cabinets

Two Toned Kitchen Cabinets

A wide shot of white and black two toned kitchen cabinets.

Reflecting Pond

If you’re all about drama, this deep, thoughtful blue is for you. Tone it down in the kitchen with two-toned cabinets: Use on bottom cabinets to ground the space, then use a light gray on top to keep your kitchen light and bright. 

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Cadmium Orange

Warm, welcoming and playful, this high energy hue is striking enough to stand on its own or act as a bold contrast. Infuse your space with dramatic orange accents or try it out on the ceiling to reinvent your space without breaking the bank.

Pink Dressing Room

Pink Dressing Room

Use pink in rooms where you get dressed. The soft hue will make your skin glow. Photo courtesy of Lisa Flake

Cashmere Rose

Transform a boring bathroom into a romantic retreat with this soft, upscale pink hue. This visually interesting wallpaper provides just the right pop of pink for a calming and elegant design that isn’t overwhelming. 

Vibrant Purple Accents Pop in Neutral Family Room

Vibrant Purple Accents Pop in Neutral Family Room

Purple accents lend spunk to this neutral family room, which features a charcoal gray sofa and twinkly string lights. A furry patterned rug creates texture underfoot.

Photo by: Claire Esparros for Homepolish

Claire Esparros for Homepolish

Amethyst Orchid

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This jewel of a color lends spunk to any neutral space. Incorporate with fun accent pillows for an ultra-simple solution to freshen up home décor. 

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