Launching NCS Colour Trends 2021+, Limited Edition

29 January 2020

After last years’ success with our Limited Edition we are now excited to launch a second and more exclusive edition of the trend book – NCS Colour Trends 2021+.

February 4th we will launch NCS Colour Trends 2021+! An exclusive trend book featuring in-depth insights about the colour trends for coming years and its drivers. Complete with colour movements from today and onwards, extended trend stories, unique image collections and international relevant colour palettes. Making the trends applicable cross industry.

The NCS Colour Trends 2021+ gives you the most important colours and relative combinations of colours to keep track of. In this trend forecast they are presented in four different groups of trends; Virtual Relativity, Bio-Depth, Seeds and Honesty.

The trend book is designed in a pearlescent cover, one of the effects that is important for the colour palette for 2021+. This year the Trend 2021+-package also includes a separate colour trend fan deck with pocket-sized NCS QL1 samples to bring with you on the go. 


  • A cross-industrial trend colour forecast
  • 4 main trend stories complete with insights about the trend drivers
  • 4 colour palettes including NCS Notations
  • Main and accent colours for each trend arranged in colour proportions
  • Important materials and finishes for each trend
  • Inspirational mood boards
  • Comes in a pearlescent cover
  • Complementary colour trend fan deck

Be one of the lucky few to get one of the exclusive copies!


For the trend colours of 2021+ we have reinforced our colour forecasting by inviting several internationally renowned colour and material experts to join us. As a result, the NCS Colour Trends 2021+ offers a globally accurate colour forecast with international relevant palettes – to suit any market and industry.

The colour forecasting team at NCS Colour:

Karl Johan Bertilsson, Creative Director, Marie Thaarup, Marketing Manager and Anna af Sillén, Communication Specialist.

A special thanks to our trend panel for their valuable input in this forecast:
Emma Clericia, Manù Bonaiti and their team at Baolab, Laura Perryman and Latika Khosla.

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Follow #ncstrends2021 to get all the latest updates about the colour trends for 2021+!

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