What you need to know about the hottest colors for Spring 2016
Posted on January 19 2016
Pantone’s Top 10 Colors for Spring 2016 Hint at Calm*
Pantone has released its top 10 colors for Spring in 2016. They are showing calming and soft colors. On wwd.com they speak about how technology has people wanting to disconnect and relax and that is exactly what these colors are meant to help with!
#1 Rose Quartz - the color of 2016
This beautiful pink will radiate on any skin tone for women and it is also the #1 spring color for men.
#2 Peach Echo
As a play off of orange Peach Echo is a very friendly and warm color.
“As the name suggests, Serenity is a calming color that plays to the whole idea that we know we’re still living in turbulent times. Blues simply relay that feeling of relaxation,” Eiseman said.
#4 Snorkel Blue
Snorkel Blue is an anchor color for Spring, it is vibrant and one of the more fun colors of the season.
Hopeful, sunlight, cheer, happiness - this yellow hue speaks life and gives a ray of sunshine!
#6 Limpet Shell
Limpet Shell is a blue that has a slightly green twinge, it is lovely and refreshing!
#7 Lilac Gray
This soft and subtle gray with a purple hue is the neutral for Spring!
A very free spirited color that is a play off of one of the biggest fashion trends this spring - Spanish Influences.
#9 Iced Coffee
“With a tan disposition, Iced Coffee has a warmth that combines well with everything else,” Eiseman said.
#10 Green Flash
With a yellow undertone, this bright green would be well-accepted for spring or summer.
*Illustrations by Nicole Miller. Info from wwd.com & whowhatwear.com*