The Benjamin Moore Colour of the Year for 2018 is Caliente AF-290, a vibrant, charismatic shade of red. "Strong, radiant and full of energy, Caliente is total confidence. It is pleasing, passionate and makes people feel special, like 'red carpet treatment'".  Colour Trends 2018 is a curated palette of 23 highly influential hues that enliven any room by adding depth and energy. The palette incorporates a full spectrum of reds, from hints of blush to deep oxbloods, while ensuring seamless pairings with a carefully selected range of whites, neutrals, and complementary bold hues.