PANTONE announced today that Radiant Orchid is the color to wear and have for 2014.
According to a news releases on the Pantone website: “While the 2013 color of the year, PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald, served as a symbol of growth, renewal and prosperity, Radiant Orchid reaches across the color wheel to intrigue the eye and spark the imagination,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute. “An invitation to innovation, Radiant Orchid encourages expanded creativity and originality, which is increasingly valued in today’s society.”
In fashion, Pantone suggests Radiant Orchid will provide a “healthy glow for men and women.” And it will be in clothing and accessories. Look for it on nails as well.
In the house, the Radiant Orchid works with greens, turquoise, teal and some yellows. And it lifts neutrals.
About Pantone: For more than a decade, Pantone’s Color of the Year has influenced product development and purchasing decisions in multiple industries, including fashion, home and industrial design, as well as product packaging and graphic design.
Read the full story here.