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Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year - 2015 - Coral Reef
The Sherwin-Williams announcement states, “Coral Reef (SW 6606), a vivacious hue, is Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year 2015. Upbeat and optimistic, Coral Reef celebrates a time for renewal and is the perfect mélange of pink, orange and red that can be used to liven up any space. Add Coral Reef to your home’s palette and watch creativity blossom.”.
“Its unexpected versatility brings life to a range of design aesthetics, whether traditional, vintage, cottage or contemporary.”
Suggestions for the use of Coral Reef include wrapping a room using Coral Reef for the walls ceiling and woodwork, painting an entrance door, paint a headboard or accent table, or pair with vintage furniture and aged metals.
Sherwin-Williams suggests energizing Coral Reef with Cotton White SW 7104 and Black Fox SW 7020.
Other color suggestions from Sherwin-Williams is to relax Coral Reef with Sedate Gray SW 6169, Hubbard Squash SW 0044, Ryegrass SW 6423 or Watery SW 6478.
If you are not able to find Sherwin Williams Coral Reef these similar paint colors from other paint companies may be available.
Bird of Paradise
A similar Sherwin-Williams color to Coral Reef, Drawing Room Wallpaper, was featured in Southern Living and can be seen with room photos here Drawing Room Wallpaper
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