Pantone Color of the Year 2013: Emerald

December 7, 2012

Pantone Color of the Year: Emerald

Happy Friday friends!  Aside from the arrival of the Holidays, December is an exciting time of year in the design world because it's always when the Pantone Color of the Year is announced.  Each year the highly-anticipated hue sets the mark on how future trends and styles will be created across the board in fashion, interiors, print, and web.  Just announced yesterday, the Color of the Year for 2013 is the "lively, radiant, and lush" Emerald 17-5641. O MY WORD - I am thrilled!  Greens are an absolute favorite color of mine and looking at the past year and how green has played a strong … [Read more...]

Pantone Color of 2012: Tangerine Tango

December 19, 2011


Whether it be fashion, interiors, print, or web, if you're a follower of the design world, you know that every December the new Pantone Color for the next year is announced.  And as it is every year, the "IT color to come" was just announced and the "viviacious, enticing hue" for 2012 is PANTONE® 17-1463 Tangerine Tango.  Not a complete surprise, this bold and bright color has been a favorite of the design industry for many years.  Similarly to last year's Honeysuckle hue, Tangerine Tango is striking, daring, and vibrant. The 2011 color of the year, PANTONE 18-2120 Honeysuckle, encouraged … [Read more...]