I’ve been in paint chip paradise with my impending office makeover. Surprisingly, nature-inspired colors have been drawing my eyes the most. It’s a creative step back into my past — those hues that looked so sophisticated and calming to my childish eyes.

Now, they feel fresh — especially if they break away from the Arizona desert and California beach tones of the past few years. They’re moody yet, honest. Tones from your great-aunt’s sitting room.