This Colour Will Dominate Your Pinterest Feed in 2018

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Raquel Langworthy; DESIGN: Elizabeth Lawson Design

While Millennial Pink and jewel tones have been stealing the limelight of late, it turns out that another colour has been quietly growing in popularity. If Pinterest's trend report is any indication, sage is set to be big.

"Sage varies from other shades of green in that it really acts as a neutral," explains Maryland-based designer Elizabeth Lawson. In the last 12 months, sage interiors saw a 170% spike on Pinterest, a trend that doesn't surprise Lawson. "I've definitely seen an uptick in the popularity of green recently in interiors, and it makes sense that sage is growing in popularity because it's such a useable shade," she says. It only takes one glance at her portfolio to see the diversity sage offers: a lick of sage paint adds interest to an all-white kitchen while soft green tiles create a serene colour scheme in the bathroom.

Unsure how to decorate with Pinterest's colour of the year? Start with the expert-approved tips to imbue your space with a sense of calm.

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