Coral & Dulux Colour of the Year 2023

Wild Wonder™

For the past 20 years, AkzoNobel colour experts have been translating global insights into a Colour of the Year that matches the mood of the moment. The shade for 2023 is Wild Wonder™ (50YY 49/191) – a positive, glowing tone, inspired by the natural world. Find out how to use the colour and its four complementary palettes to bring the magic of nature into your home.

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Explore our four inspiring new palettes and see how they can transform a room

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Coral & Dulux Colour of the Year 2023 in more detail

Discover how Wild Wonder™ can bring the magic of nature into your home

Wild Wonder™ and its four easy-to-use colour palettes can help you feel the magic of nature in any room. For inspiration and expert tips, take a look at our step-by-step guides and videos.

Why we chose Wild Wonder™ for 2023

Find out the inside story behind our Colour of the Year 2023, and discover ideas and inspiration for combining it with complementary shades to transform a room.

Colour combinations that work

Discover inspiring ways of combining our upbeat Buzz colours with Wild Wonder™ to create a joyful space...

How to paint checks on a wall

Painting a wall with checks is a great way to make any space feel exciting. Here’s how to get the look with the Coral & Dulux Colour of the Year, Wild Wonder™…