This week’s huesday hue is not only the number one searched for color on benjaminmoore.com but it’s also the perfect compliment to our 2013 Color of the Year, lemon sorbet. Today we’re highlighting revere pewter HC-172, a light gray with warm undertones.
Love it or hate it, there’s no denying that gray raced into the design world to replace beige as the “It” neutral. This quiet neutral has shaken off its bad rap and is no longer only associated with dreary days, serious attire and a gloomy outlook. Revere pewter is a classic shade of gray that creates a unifying look that calms and restores.
This mood board shows how revere pewter is synonymous with style, sophistication and glamour. Montauk Nest Chair/West Elm :: revere pewter bedroom/Traditional Home :: grey votives/GlassyBaby :: revere pewter HC-172/Benjamin Moore :: gray gown/Vera Wang :: grey inspiration/Pinterest :: warm gray kitchen/ Decor Pad :: Cynthia throw pillow/Etsy :: frenchie clutch/Flutter Boutiqe :: Tribal Peacock Fabric/Spoonflower
Revere pewter can work in both traditional or contemporary room settings. Its a great transitional color and because it is such a versatile neutral, it is perfect for an open floor plan. Here are some stunning spaces using this trendy hue.
Don’t limit the popular color to the indoors. Here an eclectic palette brings out the cottage charm of this Craftsman style bungalow. Light, warm gray is cooled by the blue–green tones of the trim color, and accented by a muted orange on the door.
What’s your take on the oh-so-popular revere pewter HC-172? Do you Love it or Hate it?