A soothing Spiced Honey living room

How to use Taubmans Colour of the Year 2019 in your home

Explore the versatility of Creme Brulee and the different ways to use it in your home


Every year the color experts at the Taubmans Global Aesthetic Centre team up with design and societal trend forecasters to select the Taubmans Colour of the Year 2019. This year our chosen shade is Creme Brulee – a warm amber tone that reflects a new mood of positivity.

Creme Brulee is a beautifully versatile color that can create a whole range of moods, depending on the palette you combine it with. Take a look at this guide to using Creme Brulee in your home and decide which color palette suits your style best…

A soothing place to think

Above, the mood is subtly sophisticated, as Creme Brulee sits with earthy ochres and cool greys, while black brings a graphic edge to the look

Which colors?
00YY 26/220
70YR 20/239

A calming place to dream

A Calming Spiced Honey living room

Seeking somewhere to get lost in the moment? Combine Creme Brulee’s earthy notes with muted pastels, warm woods and tactile textiles to create the perfect soothing space for rest and reflection.

Which colors?
 30YY 68/024
10YR 28/072
 00YY 26/220

A cozy place to love 

Palette for a cozy kitchen

If you like to surround yourself with people and things that you love, this warm and inviting palette is for you. With its mix of pigment-rich shades, combined with simple wooden furniture, woven baskets and pottery, it creates a space where everyone feels at ease.

Which colors?
 00YY 26/220
 50YR 23/365
C6.53.33 / 30YR 13/471
B9.30.21 / 11YR 07/229

A vibrant place to act

Palette for a vibrant bedroom

This palette is for those who want to create a energizing and zesty mood to get them bouncing out of bed in the morning. Creme Brulee brings balance and harmony to a color scheme that embraces bold brights, while lush indoor plants and edgy modern furniture complete the look.

Which colors?
 30GY 88/014
 29YR 19/621
50BG 62/133
00YY 26/220

Explore which colors work best with Creme Brulee, Taubmans Colour of the Year 2019, and find a mood suit your home with the Taubmans Visualizer app [LINK: Visualizer article]