The Pantone Color of 2010 has been named, and the winner is...
I really think this should be called "Lagoon". I can smell salty air already...
I suppose, after 2009, people are enjoying color as a way to enhance moods, and this one does it.
Turquoise and brown have been big for a while - here is a Master Bedroom I consulted on four years ago, the walls are painted in Ralph Laurens Ionic Sky (discontinued, not sure why). It was meant as an escape from a hectic life, and the owners LOVED this color I chose.
I really think Turquoise needs to be used with another bold hue if it is to look current.
My favorite is Green:
a tween bedroom by Sarah Richardson:
Another Kids Room (can't remember where I got this one - sorry):
Anthropologie has some amazing Textiles to get a hit of Turquoise and Green:
Or with Yellow a la Johnathon Alder?
Turquoise and White are Cool and Clean:
Bring in some natural texture/color for warmth: