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Top twenty colours

Posted into What's New - May 2016...

Blackened off whites have jumped in popularity taking out the top spots in the latest release of the Resene Top 20 colour list. Long time favourites Resene Spanish White (and variants), Resene Tea (and variants) and Resene Pearl Lusta are still going strong. And for the first time, a wood stain, Resene Pitch Black, features in the top 20. Resene Pitch Black is a very popular option for exterior weatherboards and fences and is available as a CoolColour™ option to reduce heat and stress on the substrate.

Based on sales, the most popular Resene colours are:

Resene Alabaster colour swatch

1. Resene Alabaster

Resene colour swatch Half Spanish White

8. Resene Half Spanish White

Resene colour swatch Tea

15. Resene Tea
Resene Black White 2. Resene Black White Resene colour swatch Quarter Spanish White 9. Resene Quarter Spanish White Resene Quarter Thorndon Cream 16. Resene Quarter Thorndon Cream
Resene Sea Fog colour swatch 3. Resene Sea Fog Resene White Pointer colour swatch 10. Resene White Pointer Resene Pitch Black woodstain 17. Resene Pitch Black (wood stain)
Resene Half Alabaster 4. Resene Double Alabaster Resene colour swatch Rice Cake 11. Resene Rice Cake Resene Half Thorndon Cream 18. Resene Half Thorndon Cream
Resene colour swatch Quarter Tea 5. Resene Quarter Tea Resene Spanish White colour swatch 12. Resene Spanish White Resene Black 19. Resene Black
Resene colour swatch Half Tea 6. Resene Half Tea Resene colour swatch Pearl Lusta 13. Resene Pearl Lusta Resene Half Alabaster 20. Resene Half Alabaster
Resene Half Black White 7. Resene Half Black White Resene Merino 14. Resene Merino    
Click on a Testpot colour name or swatch to see a swatch and information about that colour.

See the Resene Whites & Neutrals colour chart and The Range Whites & Neutrals to view these colours or you can order drawdowns online.

Top 20 colours:   | 2022 | 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2016 | 2014 | 2011 | 2010 |

View popular Resene colours:  | Reds | Oranges | Yellows | Greens | Blues | Violets | Browns | Greys/blacks | Wood stains

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Colours shown on this website are a representation only. Please refer to the actual paint or product sample. Resene colour charts, testpots and samples are available for ordering online.   See measurements/conversions for more details on how electronic colour values are achieved.