IN THE NUDE WITH NUTMEG DUST

Feb 12, 2019
By Melanie Rosettenstein

We're looking past reds this Valentine's Day to our beautiful nude neutral: Dreamy, optimistic Nutmeg Dust (O3-C2-2). This soft pink summer loving hue is part of our Plascon 2019 Colour Forecast Glamour Story and creates the ideal canvas for an irresistibly Instagram-able space filled with glamour and romance.

Nude colours create effortlessly stylish and sophisticated spaces. Soft and welcoming with a maternal edge, nude is excellent for a bedroom or any space where you just want to relax and be present in the skin you're in. Not restricted to walls, the colour looks great on fashion accessories and of course, shoes. Who doesn't love the versatility and easy chic of a graceful pair of nude heels?

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Shoe story: nude shoes are popular because they pair up with any colour and are super stylish (Image: brightontheday.com)

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This barely there colour scheme is the epitome of minimalistic chic (Image: blog-making-spaces.net)

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You'll be sitting pretty with this little scatter number whether it’s on your bed or your couch (Image: livingetc.com)

Warm and contented, soft and sensual Nutmeg Dust is great for the bedroom or your whole house. Part of the Colour Forecast's summery Glamour colour story, this neutral is accompanied by several other uplifting and bold hues handpicked to take the guess work out of painting your space to achieve that minimalistic yet glamourous style. Pair Nutmeg Dust with feel-good hues such as Candy Tuft (P3-B2-1) and cool turquoise, Mermaid Jewel (G7-B1-3) to bring a rich lavishness into your home.

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Playfully pastel Nutmeg Dust is opulent, stimulating and a little bit sexy.

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Nutmeg Dust has a grounding quality in this pastel and aqua combination that is far from dull.

Try it with soothing Evening Glade (G3-E2-2) for a natural lift or team it up with pastels and metallics for a subtle yet feminine appeal while draping greenery finishes the look. A masculine edge can be achieved by teaming it up with Black Bean (71). Using a premium paint product with a plush matt finish like Cashmere completes the elegant transformation.

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A nude boudoir ups the glamour stakes with a shot of bold colour and some metallics (Image: blog.making-spaces.net)

Nutmeg Dust is a neutral and can also be used on your home's exterior. Paint the front door in rich Groovy Grape (R1-B1-1) to make a bold on-trend statement welcoming friends, visitors or just yourself. With uplifting and positive Nutmeg Dust you'll be looking on the bright side with an elegantly stylish space whether you have a date this Valentine's Day or not!

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Groovy Grape (R1-B1-1) adds welcoming charm and a pop of colour to maximum appeal on a backdrop of Nutmeg Dust (O3-C2-2).