Decorating with the May Color of the Month: Bud Green

Posted by Brielle Pastore on May 7, 2014 11:30:00 AM
Pantone May color of the month

Every year, fashion and design communities go insane when Pantone announces the color of the year. The color of the year is used in fashion, design, home accents, furniture and much, much more. The 2014 color of the year is Radiant Orchid, which according to the Pantone website “blooms with confidence and magical warmth that intrigues the eye and sparks the imagination.” Click here to learn how to incorporate Radiant Orchid into your home design!

If you aren’t crazy about Radiant Orchid, Michele Bernhardt came out with a perfect alternative for you! You can learn more about the different Pantone shades by reading her book, ‘Colorstrology: What Your Birthday Color Says About You.’ Now, thanks to Michele and Pantone, there is a color of the month for everyone! The book uses descriptions gleaned from astrology to determine which color is better suited for your birthday month.

Bud Green Dining Room

Colorstrology creates a personal color for every day of the year that embodies certain characteristics and qualities that help you to understand yourself and navigate the world that surrounds you.

According to Michele Bernhardt, "Your birthday color may or may not be your favorite color, but it is a color designed to nurture the real you to recognize, celebrate and honor your own TRUE COLORS. While your color preferences may change as you evolve, your birthday color remains constant." All you May babies out there, start designing and decorating with your color of the month!

Bud Green

The May color of the month is Bud Green. Vital and assuring, this is the color of stability and healing. Bud Green opens the heart and rejuvenates the spirit. The sun moves through the earth sign of Taurus during the month of May. This earthy quality is prevalent as the color green springs into action after the bleakness of winter and graces us with its presence. Bud Green gives us a balance of strength and substance!

To learn more about designing your home and incorporating the Pantone color of the month into your space, contact one of our educated design consultants! They have been working in the industry and designing with specific colors for many, many years.


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Topics: Interior Design