Every season, the Pantone colour institute sets a range of colours that inform the interior design world. This year’s autumn palette is warm, vibrant and beautiful. ‘Blue skies represent constancy as they are always above us. Grays give a feeling of stability, Red tones invite confidence and warmth, while the hot Pinkish Purples and Spicy Mustard Yellows suggest a touch of the exotic,’ says Pantone. We trawled Pinterest for some of the fabulous ways these colours have been translated into homes. So, whether you’re redecorating the whole house or just looking to add a few stylish accessories, here are 17 ways to introduce Pantone’s latest colour palette into your living space.

The colours for autumn 2016 are : Riverside, Airy Blue, Shark Skin, Aurora Red, Warm Taupe, Dusty Cedar, Lush Meadow, Spicy Mustard, Potter’s Clay and Bodacious. To see the colours click here.

If you’re looking to redecorate a whole room, opt for a warm wall colour and add a pop of colour with mustard yellow cushions and paler blues.

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Making a feature of existing pieces of furniture is a great way to add the latest colour trends into your home while giving a tired room a lift. We love how this radiator’s been transformed into a room feature.

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Add depth to dark walls with a jade green chair like this one by Matthew Williamson. It looks like the perfect spot for a cosy autumn evening.

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For a real statement, paint your walls a bright jade green and paint your woodwork in a bold black.

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Or if you want a more subtle addition, choose these beautiful velvet jade green chairs.

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Denim is another hot colour this autumn. We love the varying shades used in this room, brought together by a beautiful marble fireplace.

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Greys can be really warming on walls. Here, the gold frames and mustard chair add warmth and depth.

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If you’re into upcycling, this is a great way to add the latest colour palette into your home.

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We love the varying shades of green in this living room. The velvet sofa and woven cushion add texture and indulgence.

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10 If you’re looking to give your home a lift using accessories, using wall plates and cushions works really well in this neutral room.

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11 The varying shades of blue and green create a calm oasis in this autumnal living space.

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12 This lovely purple shade works beautifully in the bathroom against the clean white ceramic of the sink.

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13 A quick way to add a pop of colour is to paint the window frames in your home with one of the Pantone colours.

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14 Painting a roll top bath like this one with a bold Pantone colour will update and give your bathroom a lift.

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