Pantone Announces Color of the Year 2014: Radiant Orchid

Pantone has just announced 2014’s color of the year as Radiant Orchid, a bold, versatile pinkish-purple color that Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, described as β€œan enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones” that “inspires confidence and emanates great joy, love and health.” “It’s a little different, it’s a little…

Spring 2014 Color Trends

Designers take a modern twist on the traditional for spring 2014 by pairing soft pastels with vivid brights to create a colorful equilibrium. Inspired by a mixture of blooming flowers, travels abroad and strong, confident women, designers use color to refresh, revive and defy conventional wisdom. Take a look at these beautiful colors and combinations…