December 5, 2013
Pantone color of the year 2014-Radiant Orchid
It’s official! Pantone, the global authority on colour, declared Radiant Orchid as the new color of the year for 2014. BRABBU congrats all of those who for a few months tried to figure out which color would be selected, and made the right guess. For who might can be interested, 18-3224 is the exact shade on Pantone’s colour, but for everyone else, this is more than a regular number, it’s an “dazzling harmony of purple, pink and fuchsia undertones. Just for record, Pantone’s colour of 2013, was a fascinating shade of emerald green.
Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of Pantone Color Institute, explained how “creativity and originality will encourage” professionals to use in different areas, and it “isn’t just for the female of the species – the hue ‘radiates on the skin, producing a healthy glow when worn by both men and women”.
Now, how Radiant Orchid will work for fashion and Interiors Ideas?
Radiant Orchid for Fashion
A dazzling attention-getter, Radiant Orchid permeated the runways during the spring 2014 fashion shows and is already making its way onto the red carpet. Fashion designers featured in the PANTONE Fashion Color Report Spring 2014, including Juicy Couture and Yoana Baraschi, are incorporating Radiant Orchid into their spring collections and variations of this hue will carry into men’s and women’s clothing and accessories throughout next year.
Radiant Orchid for Interiors
Spruce up interior spaces by incorporating this eye-catching hue in paint, accent pieces and accessories. As adaptable as it is beautiful, Radiant Orchid complements olive and deeper hunter greens, and offers a gorgeous combination when paired with turquoise, teal and even light yellows. Uplifting and bold without being overpowering, Radiant Orchid reenergizes almost any color palette and provides a unifying element for diverse spaces.
BRABBU is already in the mood for 2014 in Radiant Orchid fashion mode !
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