For Year Colour of 2011 Pantone has chosen a reddish pink called Honeysuckle (18-2120). They say it’s a brave new colour for a brave new world. The 2010 colour of the year – turquoise – served as an escape for many, whereas the 2011 colour ’emboldens us to face everyday troubles with verve and vigor’. […]
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While Akzo Nobel chose a light airy optimistic blue for The Colour of the Year 2010, Pantone picked a combination of blue and green – Turquiose. Pantone claims turquoise is a colour that most people respond to positively; whether envisioned as a tranquil ocean surrounding a tropical island or a protective stone warding off evil […]
Matching the start of New York Fashion Week, PANTONE released its Fashion Color Report Spring 2010 last Friday. The theme? Splashes of sunshine! For sure. Natural feelings of spring and summer – those of “calm ocean waters and tranquil beach vacations” – is ever-so-present in the vibrant tropical Turquoise, a soothing hue from the blue-green […]
Each season, Pantone surveys the designers of New York Fashion Week to identify the 10 most directional colours. Above is the colour-palette for the upcoming season. In the fashion colour report of fall 2009, Leatrice Eiseman, the Exec. Dir. of Pantone Color Institute, states that the fall 2009 palette is more unique and thoughtful than […]