We can look forward to another colorful year as Pantone announced the 2014 color of the year: Radiant Orchid! Radiant Orchid, a shade of purple with fuchsia and pink undertones, will color our wardrobes, make up, homes to gadgets all over the world.
Shop the Color: Radiant Orchid
Pantone describes Radiant Orchid as a modern and “surprisingly versatile shade” that can be worn by both men and women. “An enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones, Radiant Orchid inspires confidence and emanates great joy, love and health,” Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, said in a statement. “It is a captivating purple, one that draws you in with its beguiling charm.”
Last year Pantone’s 2013 Color of the Year Emerald Green inspired growth, renewal and prosperity while this year’s hue radiant orchid will feed our creativity and originality
What Colors To Wear With Radiant Orchid
Keep it subtle by pairing radiant orchid with:
✮ Light grey
✮ Off White
Brighten it up by color blocking radiant orchid with:
✮ Pastel Yellow
✮ Bubblegum Pink
What do you think of this year’s Pantone Color of the Year? Do you think it should have been another hue?