Pantone Color of the Year 2014: Radiant Orchid

December 9, 2013


It's that time of year again... and this time I'm not talking about the fast-approaching Christmas holiday. Instead I'm excited to chat about the recent big announcement of what color will set the trend for what's to come in fashion, decor, and print over the coming year.  Every December the highly-anticipated hue is debuted and it's amazing to watch and see how it will adapt and change the design world.  The 2014 Pantone Color of the Year was just announced late last week and the honor goes to "captivating, magical, enigmatic purple color" of Radiant Orchid. Can we say … [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...]