#Nixplore Red

Nixplore Blog: How To Use Red in Design

Week Eleven of Nix Color Column: Red is coming to an end…

Earlier this week we took a look at what red represents, red in optics and color science, the most popular shades of red throughout history, and trending shades of red today. (Read more).

In this #Nixplore red blog we will take a look at how the Nix Mini Color Sensor is the perfect tool to pull inspiration from the world around you. Scan your favorite flower, shirt, wall paint or couch to determine digital color values or to find the best paint matches.

Get inspired by the color red…

Digital Discovery 

Best of the Brand 

Take a look at some of the best red paints, including popular paint brands: Glidden, Benjamin Moore, and Sherwin Williams. All of these colors can be found in the Nix Paints App library on Apple or Android devices. Make sure you check out our App to #nixplore your favorite paint colors and harmonies.


Paint Name: Red Delicious

Paint Collection: Pro Paint Program

Paint #: 00YR 08/409


Paint Name: Moroccan Red

Paint Collection: Classics

Paint #: 1309

Paint Name: Stolen Kiss

Paint Collection: Concepts in Color

Paint #: SW 7586

Red Tips

Deep and Sophisticated

For a serious and welcoming ambience, the darker and deeper rusty red color is highly recommended.






Elegant and Classy

Red walls can make a room feel elegant, especially when used in a Mediterranean or traditional manner.






Modern and Clean

Accents of red are key to an elegant kitchen design, especially when combined in a modern fashion using black, white, and silver décor.





Classy and Luxurious

Integrated into a rustic scheme, a sophisticated shade of wine red leaves a perfect classy impression. Combining orange and yellow or mild earthly tones produces a luxurious and elegant space.








More to #nixplore

Read on about the color RED. (Click here to read now)

Now share your color themed pictures with us to feature on our future Color Column posts! Tag us on @nixsensor and use #nixplore #nixcolorcolumn on your pictures.

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