Colour & Design Trends for 2021 Paired with the Best Blinds for Autumn/Winter
With more time spent indoors due to the pandemic spreading throughout the world, people are feeling more and more restless with their home’s interior design. You just have to take a quick look at your Facebook or Insta newsfeed to see the streams of DIYers renovating at a massive rate. With Autumn coming to an end and Winter arriving in full force, the cool weather is forcing us even further indoors and out of our backyards. So, we thought we would provide you with some Autumn/ Winter inspired colour trends paired back with the best blinds for Autumn/ Winter to help you on your renovation journey to make your home both beautiful and comfortable.
The colour trends for Autumn/ Winter and 2021 are certainly reflecting the impact of COVID-19 with many comforting colourways derived from nature – warm browns and earthy tones in deep blues and rich greens – providing a warm and serene sanctuary within your home.
Alternatively, we are also witnessing a trend towards bright splashes of colour that will bring a smile to our faces.
In terms of the best blinds for Autumn and Winter 2021, people will be looking towards more economic options such as day/night blinds and energy saving blinds. Combining the best window blinds options for Autumn & Winter with the comforting colourways of these seasons bringing new life and a sense of calm into your home in 2021.
Dulux Colour of the Year and Honeycomb Window Blinds Bringing Extra Warmth This Autumn & Winter
The team at Dulux states that Brave Ground is,
‘A bolstering shade that connects back to nature and the simple things. A warm, earthy tone, it creates a feeling of stability, growth and potential; and provides a firm foundation for change and creativity in your home.’
A Brave Ground feature wall combined with Honeycomb Blinds in warm hues will create a beautiful foundation for any interior decorating, be it traditional or modern. Supplement this with the added benefits of Honeycomb blinds insulating properties and you have the perfect combination for your transition from Autumn through to Winter in 2021.
Window treatments are an essential way to achieve good thermal conditions especially in Australia’s climate where the temperature can vary 20 degrees Centigrade over a 24-hour period. Home owners are recommended to select the best blinds they can afford to obtain optimum thermal conditions.
Honeycomb blinds fitted snugly within the window improves the insulation level by reducing the air leaks around the windows, making them one of the best window blinds for Autumn and Winter.
Honeycell Palma Translucent Honeycomb Blinds in Warm Hues
Pair Zebra Blinds with the Biggest Trend of 2021 – Earth Colours Taken From Nature
The biggest trend of 2021 is utilising a colour palette inspired by nature. As evidenced by Dulux’s colour of the year, comforting earthy hues will be popular this Autumn and Winter when choosing a colour for feature walls, tiles, statement furniture and home decor pieces.
This Autumn and Winter, we will witness a trend towards rich blues and deep greens. Pair back this season’s nature inspired colour palette with Zebra Blinds in complimentary earthy tones to make a bold statement in your home. Combine this with the ability these blinds have in providing privacy while still allowing you to make the most out of the daylight hours is why Zebra blinds are the perfect Autumn and Winter blinds.
Zebra blinds have the same ease as Roller Blinds, however, the cleverly designed Zebra Blinds use horizontal striped fabric with alternating translucent, block out or sheer stripes to create a day/ night blind in one product. Unlike the standard Roller Blinds, you do not need to raise the blind fully to let the light to flood into your room. Alternatively standard Roller Blinds can sometimes give you the sense that you are letting the cool Autumn and Winter air seep through.
Pantone’s colour of the year and Dual Roller Blinds to Illuminate Your Home this Autumn
The Pantone Color Institute announced that PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray and PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating were the colour(s) of the year for 2021. Combine these with Dual Roller blinds and your home will make the most of the daylight hours and bring light and joy to your abode this Autumn and Winter.
2021 is only the second time two colours have been selected for colour of the year.
The Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute, commented on the selection of two colours for 2021, stating,
‘The selection of two independent colors highlight how different elements come together to express a message of strength and hopefulness that is both enduring and uplifting, conveying the idea that it’s not about one colour or one person, it’s about more than one. The union of an enduring Ultimate Gray with the vibrant yellow Illuminating expresses a message of positivity supported by fortitude.
Sounds like a pretty good reason to choose two colours – especially when we are all looking for a bit of positivity and support during these tough times!
The serenity of the grey and the vibrance of the illuminating yellow, combined with Dual Roller Blinds are an incredible way to enhance your room.
Dual roller blinds are the best blinds to give you ultimate control when it comes to lighting, privacy and insulation. Dual Roller Blinds transform alongside your space during all hours of the day and night. With dual roller blinds, you get the best of both worlds – two materials of your choosing are constructed on conjoined brackets giving you the option of two different blinds. This means there are endless possibilities with our extensive range of fabrics to give you an edge in adjusting your space to your daily lifestyle.
Dual Roller Blinds are usually made with a blockout and a screen material for example. This allows you to enjoy the Autumn light while protecting your view during the day, and give your family privacy and insulation from the cool autumn nights.
Qube Block Out Roller Blinds in Grey Hues – can be used in your Dual Roller Blinds to perfectly compliment Pantone’s Colour of the Year
View Qube Roller Blinds here
Nazca Screen Roller Blinds in Grey Hues – can be used in your Dual Roller Blinds to perfectly compliment Pantone’s Colour of the Year
View Naza Roller Blinds here.
For more great Autumn and Winter blinds, check out our huge range of Australian Custom made interior blinds here or contact us to speak with one of our experts on
1800 085 385.