colour forecast 2021

Dulux Colour Forecast 2021

Each year Dulux explores emerging global designs to inspire new colour trends for the year ahead. The Dulux Colour Forecast for 2021 reflects a desire for reassurance and security, with three nurturing palettes that evoke familiarity and comfort. We hope the latest trends inspire you to create your own unique look and feel in your home.

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Dulux Colour App

The new Dulux Colour App is the ideal tool to help see how colour can create impact, softness or transform a space in your home before you even lift a brush.

Order Sample Pots

Test colours in your home with free Large Colour Swatches or purchase 100ml sample pots. Swatches are helpful for testing colour at different times of day or comparing colours against each other.

Explore our inspiration gallery

Need colour inspiration for your next painting project – explore hundreds of images in our gallery.


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Explore Our Popular Whites

Luminous, fresh, natural and light; our whites make up some of New Zealand's most popular colour choices. See how the right white can transform any space, to clean, crisp and fresh or warm, inviting and relaxed.

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Visit a Colour Expert in your local store

Finding the perfect colour can be tricky and sometimes you just need some expert help. Dulux have Colour Experts in Bunnings Warehouse, Guthrie Bowron and Colourplus stores from October 2020 through to Easter 2021.

Find out where our closest Colour Expert is to you and when they’ll next be in-store.