Looking to make some changes to your custom home in the New Year? Why not including the hottest new colors. Pantone finally released their Color of the Year for 2021, and for only the second time in 22 years included two colors.


The Pantone Color of the Year 2021 are: Ultimate Gray and Illuminating. These colors, a vibrant yellow and soothing gray are meant to be independent but complementary, representing a theme of unity and mutual support.


The colors feel perfect after the year that was 2020. Illuminating is a bright and vivacious yellow. The sunny color is the perfect pop to get rid of any quarantine blues. Ultimate Gray meanwhile is firm and dependable, a perfect soothing and grounding color.



Pantone Illuminating will work perfectly as a small pop or a bright feature. Yellow represents happiness, warmth, optimism and hunger. It’s the perfect color to use in your custom home kitchen or dining room.


Pantone Ultimate Gray is a great color to use almost anywhere. Grey represents neutrality and balance. It is many people’s go-t0 neutral color as it’s not as dark as black and not as stark as white. It would look great in any place in your custom home!