Legacy values the timeless and elegant over the new and disposable.

Looking to learn from traditional crafts and techniques, Legacy takes iconic forms and elegant looks and marries them with modern statements of style. It calls up history’s most cherished classics and icons and adapts them to fit a new, modern vision.

Styling tip

Shelving is a perfect place to create little moments of interest. Mix up shapes and heights and mingle artworks and sculptural items alongside more traditional vases and vessels.

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Saturated hues are tempered by paler shades such as Legendary Lilac and Pink Linen Half, creating a perfect backdrop to an intermingling of old-world charm and new-world chic.

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Rich, bold colour can be a powerful decorating tool. For a tonally immersive experience, call on variations within the same colour family. Here we’ve graduated from the rich red of Dulux Belly Fire, through to the softer pinks of Dulux Pink Linen Half.

Featured: Orphelia Ritual One art print, Figgoscope Curates

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You may fall in love with a fabric, an artwork or the embroidery on your favourite cushion; try sourcing your wall colour from these most-loved elements. Here we feature Deep Aqua, inspired by this botanical patterned bed linen.

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Purple hues such as Hothouse Orchid and Purple Verbena can exude a certain luxury when paired with pieces that balance elegance and austerity with elements of the precious and plush.


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Palette

A captivating palette of saturated hues ranging from pale pinks through to corals and grounded with soft lilacs and mauves. Accents of red, blue and green create an eye-catching contrast.

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Get the look with the Legacy trend

The Dulux Colour Forecast is about more than colour, it helps bring trends to life in your home through styling and accessories. Here we take you through key elements and styling tips for the Legacy trend.

The Legacy trend mixes up design references and takes inspiration from a whole range of eras in order to create something new. Celebrating iconic designs through the re-release of a classic piece, like this Featherston Expo Talking chair, is a perfect example of how Legacy pays homage to its past, with a vision to the future.

Artwork credit: ‘Sometimes Left Wanting’ original artwork by Helen McCullagh, Fenton & Fenton

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Use your existing spaces to prompt new decorating ideas. Details like this beautiful leadlight window can be a great source of inspiration. The colours of the Legacy palette are drawn from these more traditional features, but can appear more contemporary when used in a bold way.

 

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View the Dulux Colour Trends 2018 digital magazine for full supplier and colour details.

 

More 2019 Colour Trends

Repair

The Repair trend helps us revive our relationship with nature and embrace a more holistic and ‘circular’ way of living.

Identity

The Identity trend speaks to the radical, non-conformist in us all. It empowers us to live on the wild side and express our true inner creative.

Wholeself

The Wholeself trend helps us to create a calm, distraction-free zone where we can dial back the volume and reconnect with ourselves.