As spring approaches, we say goodbye to cold, gloomy days and welcome sunshine and warm weather with open arms. As spring comes closer and we begin packing up our winter coats, Pantone is ready with it’s Spring Colors for your wardrobe consideration.
Flame Scarlet is the color of spring tulips. The color of confidence and determination. This color would make any woman feel empowered. It is the color of passion, desire, and love. Flame Scarlet is a color packed with emotion and feelings that would add a sense of intensity to your wardrobe.
Classic Blue, the color of the clear night skies and the color of ocean water our marine life calls home. Both forces that cannot be tied down or controlled, blue is the color of freedom. Darker shades of blue are seen as elegant, adding a level of sophistication to an outfit.
Orange Peel, the color of multilayered marigolds, is an all-around exciting and happy color. Orange possesses the intense energy of the color red, toned down by the joy and playfulness of the color yellow It is a color that draws attention and stands out in a crowd. A bright, hot color, orange is a perfect color to wear as the temperatures begin to rise.
Grape Compote, the color of Amethyst, is the color of royalty. Purple radiates the powerful energy of red but is balanced out by the calmness of blue. Purple is related to wealth and extravagance. Purple exudes high status and demands respect.
Coral Pink is a delicate color. Often associated with women, coral pink is a soft, feminine color that gives off a nurturing and calming aura to those exposed to it. As a color representing love, affection, and compassion. Similar to the color of springtime flowers, coral pink is a delightful, captivating color that adds gentleness to an outfit.
Serene Biscay Green, the color of clear ocean waters is cheery and light, linked to emotions of tranquility and peace. Similar to coral pink, this color releases a calming aura.
Cheerful Saffron, the color of crocus threads. Comparable to sunshine, saffron is an illuminating color. This golden-orange is linked to new beginnings and wisdom. Warm and energetic, saffron is the perfect color heading into spring to prepare yourself for the enlightenment and adventure a new season will bring.
The Fashion Industry would screech to a halt without the constant change and turnover of styles and colors. I have just assumed this is geared towards engaging young women and men that crave and follow this type of never ending cycle. Personally, I have always found it exhausting to keep up. I have learned over the years, begrudgingly at times, this is the way of our world and I have to accept this constant turning engine. So be the introduction of the New Fall Colors presented by The Pantone Color Institute along with its executive director Leatrice Eiseman. Sometimes I...
Spring is here, and so is the annual release of Pantone Institute's Spring Colors. From Leatrice Eisman, the Executive Director of Pantone Color Institute: This season there is a move toward the cooler and softer side of the color spectrum. An eclectic, ethereal mix of understated brights, pale pastels and nature-like neutrals take center stage as designers draw from daydreams of simpler times. Remembrances of retro delights, folkloric and floral art, and the magical worlds of tropical landscapes restore a sense of well-being as we head into warmer months. Some seasons,we just don’t get it. Remember that awful chartreuse populating...