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October Mist named as Benjamin Moore’s Colour of the Year for 2022

The gentle shade of sage represents restoration, relaxation, peace, growth and revitalisation.

By House & Garden South Africa | October 14, 2021 | Category

Image: benjaminmoore/Instagram
Image: benjaminmoore/Instagram

Popular paint brand Benjamin Moore has named October Mist as the Colour of the Year for 2022.

The gentle shade of sage represents restoration, relaxation, peace, growth and revitalisation. It also sits in the centre of the colour spectrum, symbolising balance and harmony.

Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year is chosen from their Color Trends 2022 palette. The palette includes 14 colours that draw from everyday observations, hobbies, personal rituals and cultural influences.

“As the spaces in our homes continue to evolve, we uncover more opportunities to express our individuality and leverage the power of colour to design environments that serve different functions and styles,” said Andrea Magno, Benjamin Moore Director of Colour Marketing & Development. “October Mist 1495/CC-550 and the corresponding Colour Trends 2022 palette reflects an effortless harmony of colours, while inspiring unique combinations for any paint project.”

The full of colours on the palette include:

  • October Mist 1495/CC-550
  • Mysterious AF-565
  • Hint of Violet 2114-60
  • Morning Dew OC-140
  • High Park 467
  • Collector’s Item AF-45
  • Venetian Portico AF-185
  • Wild Flower 2090-40
  • Pale Moon OC-108
  • Steam AF-15
  • Fernwood Green 2145-40
  • Quiet Moments 1563
  • Natural Linen 966
  • Gloucester Sage HC-100