Decorating & Design

February 5, 2020

Colour Spotlight: Embrace The Retro Look With Parchment

Design editor Kai Ethier shares which hue she’s crushing on right now.

Parchment shades are leading the renaissance of all things natural, from French farmhouse kitchens to bisque pottery and the rise of oat milk. Unlike the yellowy interiors that gave the ’70s a bad rap, parchment’s warm complexion glows brightest next to its neutral cousins. It’s no wonder Virgil Abloh named his buzzy brand Off-White — the retro hue feels fresh yet familiar, and versatile enough to work in almost any space.

Author: Harleen Sidhu & Jacklyn Gilmor

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