10 Fall Colors Guaranteed To Take Your Breath Away
Published: May 20, 2020
Modified: May 10, 2021
Written by: Sara Malik
10 incredible fall colors proven to evoke feelings of nolstagia all year long. Curl up with a blanket and a hot beverage of your choice!
It’s that season again – with the arrival of autumn, the color of leaves begins to change. Landscapes acquire orange, reddish and yellow coats that announce the nearness of winter. This change of colors in nature always inspires new trends in fall colors.
This year’s favorite fall colors range from shades typically found in jewelry to supersaturated oranges. From blood orange to olive green, here’s our list of 10 fall colors guaranteed to take your breath away this season:
1. Blood Orange
Pumpkins, cinnamon and all things nice – when it comes to autumn, I think we can all agree that the most representative colors are mixtures of red and orange. These colors are go-to picks when painting walls, or when selecting furniture and other decorative accessories to compliment the current season.
To bring the touch of foliage, you can use several of its shades. But, always remember: natural light and size can have a great impact on the overall aesthetic of a room. So, be sure to use this fall color intelligently!
2. Emerald Green
Emerald green is a classic fall color that conveys a certain sense of prestige and luxury. While filled with grandeur, the green color’s association with nature means emerald green is a soothing color that is easy on the eyes, and can be easily incorporated anywhere.
With the ability to enliven any space instantaneously, emerald green can be used in a wide variety of ways. Some options you could consider is using it on walls, as patterned textiles or as cabinets.
3. Terracotta Fall Color
Did you know? The word “terracotta” can be attributed to the Italian words for “baked earth”. Similar to the appearance of baked earth, terracotta is a breathtaking shade of orangeish-red. It is a natural color that is located between the colors old rose and subtle orange.
By using the neutral tone of this warm fall color, you can add a bit of personality to any space in your home. How, then, could we possibly exclude terracotta from this list?
4. Fall Colors – Olive Green
As charming as the color olive green is, its appeal can be narrowed down to two main factors: 1) it is incredibly chic 2) it is highly versatile. Not only can it be used to brighten up spaces, but it’s also the perfect shade for grounding one too.
And – surprise, surprise – although most people think it is yellowish-green, this hue is actually obtained from mixing the colors yellow and black! It is the perfect color to add depth to the living room or dining room, creating a luxurious atmosphere that calls for a calm atmosphere.
Like emerald green, we recommend using it for some details that enhance the room.
5. Dusty Pink Cedar
Cross the plum color with purple and what do you get? The trendy Dusty Pink Cedar, of course! The dusty dark pink color (hex code #dd9592) radiates positive energy and gives joy to every inch of the room.
So now, if you wish to bring the pure fall feeling inside your house, it’s definitely time to consider introducing this dusty pink fall color to your home walls.
6. Beige Warm Taupe
Measured, stable, reliable. The caramel shade of Warm Taupe naturally lays down on the walls and acts as a sedative pill. Is there any other good way to bring the aura of fall to your house then using this beige fall color? I’m sure there isn’t any. So, choose it to upgrade your house this Autumn season.
From walls to flooring, beige warm taupe can be used lavishly without any reservation.
7. Aurora Red Fall Color
The dynamic, breathtaking red shade of Aurora Red is recommended to be used in dosage. It is so sensually bright that not everyone dares to let this fall color into his home. But look how elegant and welcoming the furniture is in this color.
8. Riverside Blue Fall Colors
Cooling, refreshing, invigorating. The deep blue shade of the Riverside – as if emerging from the vast sea – fills any room with quiet, calm energy that is perfect for some quality rest time. Opt for a riverside blue sofa set, a riverside blue rug or some riverside blue ornaments.
If you combine the riverside blue color with other colors of fall, you can surely create a masterpiece of modern interiors.
9. Sharkskin Gray + Spicy Mustard Yellow
No one doubted that the gray color would be in fashion again! Despite its “soft” name – Sharkskin – the impact it produces is quite significant.
Calm ash-gray is still friends with Spicy Mustard Yellow, which warms the room just as well as warm textiles.
10. Purple Bodacious
Violet is a favorite fall color of royal persons. The mysterious and at the same time light shade of Bodacious came to the taste of modern designers. It combines fragrant drops of lilac with velvety notes of violet. Use this fall color to highlight some corners of the house, or to give your room a chic look.
With these top 10 fall colors, there are other shades that help a great deal in bringing the fall season inside the home. These colors include grenadine, fruit dove, sugar almond, dark cheddar, and green lush meadow. You can play with all these fall colors, but mind that the usage of the color matters a lot.
Use these colors for fall home interior and let us know your favorite shade from this fall colors trend.