I think the whole idea of a ‘Color of the year’ is a bit silly, do you? The concept of ‘trends’ in general is pretty enigmatic to me and it feels contrived to select one color above all of the others for a random stretch of time to be THE color. Buuuuut seeing as though Panton does name a Color of the Year, and 2013′s color just so happens to be emerald green, and emerald green is one of the most jungalicious of all the colors, I couldn’t help but do a post about it. I mean, not to toot my own horn or anything, but my kitchen has been emerald green since, like, 2011
See? The color we used here is Mint Sprig, by Behr.
Here are some of my favorite emerald finds: