Happy New Year / Happy New Purple
Pantone released 18-3224 Radiant Orchid, as their 2014 Color of the Year.
As described on the Pantone site, Radiant Orchid is “An enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones, Radiant Orchid inspires confidence and emanates great joy, love and health. It is a captivating purple, one that draws you in with its beguiling charm.”
They recommend the using this color in your interiors by, “sprucing 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.”
A great complement to all the neutral / cool grey tones we’ve been using. Consider subtle lavender and iridescent complements in materials and objects.
Check out this Etsy article – featuring objects, furnishings, jewelry and accents from their online artisans.