Benjamin Moore selects October Mist as its Color of the Year 2022
October 14, 2021 | 1:12 pm CDT

Photo By October Mist 1495 is Benjamin Moore's 2022 Color of the Year.

MONTVALE, N.J. – Benjamin Moore, a paint, color, and coatings brand, announced October Mist 1495 as its Color of the Year 2022.

The company describes October Mist 1495 as a gently shaded sage that anchors and encourages creative expression through color. 

Benjamin Moore's Color Trends 2022 palette features refreshed primary colors, luminous pales and botanical hues which the company says invigorates the senses and gives root to personal style while illustrating the numerous combinations that can be created with 14 colors.

“As the spaces in our homes continue to evolve, we uncover more opportunities to express our individuality and leverage the power of color to design environments that serve different functions and styles,” said Andrea Magno, Benjamin Moore Director of Color Marketing & Development. “October Mist 1495 and the corresponding Color Trends 2022 palette reflects an effortless harmony of colors while inspiring unique combinations for any paint project.”

The Color Trends 2022 palette features the following 14 Benjamin Moore colors:

October Mist 1495
Mysterious AF-565
Hint of Violet 2114-60
Morning Dew OC-140
High Park 467
Collector’s Item AF-45
Venetian Portico AF-185
Wild Flower 2090-40
Pale Moon OC-108
Steam AF-15
Fernwood Green 2145-40
Quiet Moments 1563
Natural Linen 966
Gloucester Sage HC-100

To learn more about the Benjamin Moore Color of the Year and Color Trends 2022 palette, order color samples or to locate a Benjamin Moore retailer, visit For more information, search #ColorTrends2022 on social media channels including Instagram (@benjaminmoore), Facebook (Benjamin Moore Paints), Pinterest (Benjamin Moore), YouTube (BenjaminMoorePaints), TikTok (benjaminmoore) and Twitter (@Benjamin_Moore).

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