Abbyson, Sherwin Williams to present 2018 Colormix at market

Held in Abbyson's showroom

ColormixFurniture manufacturer Abbyson will welcome Sherwin Williams to its High Point Market showroom on Saturday, Oct. 14 as the color authority presents its 2018 Colormix trends forecast.

Starting with a complimentary lunch for attendees at 11:30 a.m., followed by a 45-minute presentation by Shane Jones, Allied ASID and designer account executive with The Sherwin Williams Co., 2018 Colormix color forecast predicts colors that will drive future design innovation and three distinct palettes representing a global collision of influences.

From vivid blue and digital green, to high-def yellow and rusty auburn, the Sherwin-Williams 2018 Colormix Color Forecast exhibits three unique color palettes that draw from emerging global trends. The collection predicts the colors that will drive conversation and inspiration for the coming year, offering new perspectives on societal influences and their impact on color and design trends. The Sherwin-Williams Color Forecast team, led by Sue Wadden, director of color marketing, identified 36 colors drawing from fashion, nature, pop culture and global design, to create the Colormix palettes Sincerity, Connectivity, and Unity.

“As a fashion-minded home brand, our in-house product development and design team seeks out resources and themes every season to help us pinpoint future trends, style and color— and the Colormix forecast is no exception,” said Rodd Rafieha, senior vice president with Abbyson. “Abbyson is proud to host this valuable program for interior designers, retailers and merchandisers who want to better understand how these trends unfold in the creation of new spaces and influence future innovation.”

Jones serves as president-elect of ASID Carolinas Chapter and is a graduate of University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a BFA in Interior Architecture. She is responsible for educating residential interior designers and architects about products, color tools, and online resources.

This complimentary event, held in Abbyson’s IHFC C-1156 showroom, is open to all market attendees, however guests must RSVP at as limited space is available.

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