After intense research, the Australian government thinks it found the world's ugliest color. In fact, it's using the repellent hue to discourage people from smoking—and other governments may be following suit.
So what horrific shade could possibly be so bad it might turn people off from the dirtiest of lifelong habits? Drumroll, please! It turns out to be Pantone 448 C, a delightful shade of greenish-brownish bile, tastefully named Opaque Couche.
If an interior designer were to walk through your front door, like, right now, what would this professional think of the place you call home?
We'll tell you right now: plenty. And that's even before you've given the pro the grand tour. Interior designers, with their sharply honed sensibilities, can take in a space in seconds. In fact, these pros can't help but make a ton of snap judgments—and typically these first impressions aren't all that good.