Dulux – Sweet embrace

For 2024, Dulux has chosen ‘Sweet Embrace’ as its colour of the year, as one of the leading paint manufacturers, this choice has captivated the design world with its inviting and comforting appeal.

Sweet Embrace is a soft and warm pinkish-beige hue that exudes a sense of comfort, tranquillity and subtle sophistication. It’s a colour that invites you to relax and unwind, making it an ideal choice for a variety of spaces within your home. 

A standout feature of Sweet Embrace is its versatility, easily adaptable to different design styles and aesthetics. ‘Used on its own or combined with the tones in our three new palettes, our Colour of the Year is a springboard to creativity, helping you achieve just the atmosphere you need’, says Dulux.

Dulux alludes to the various ways in which Sweet Embrace can be used across the home, from the kitchen, living room and workspace creating any number of different schemes. We’ve also lifted some ideas that involve Sweet Embrace for the bedroom:

Acting as a neutral base, pair Sweet Embrace with sleek furniture and clean lines to create an atmosphere of modern elegance. 

Glenholm iron bed frame

Combine Sweet Embrace with natural materials like wood and stone, plush textiles and warm lighting to achieve a timeless, comforting look. 

Arran brass bed frame

Sweet Embrace as an accent colour pairs beautifully with bolder shades from Dulux such as: rocking horse, winter pumpkin, ocean stone and ochre sands.  

Camolin iron bed frame


Dulux’s Sweet Embrace has the power to transform your bedroom into a sanctuary of comfort and style. Its warming and nurturing characteristics make it an excellent choice for areas where you want to promote relaxation and well-being. Using it as a dominant colour or an accent, its warmth can create an atmosphere of sweet serenity. Whether you prefer a modern, minimalist look or a more traditional and cosy atmosphere, Sweet Embrace can be incorporated seamlessly. Hence Dulux’s examples of colour palettes to compliment this exciting hue.