Pantone has declared Marsala, a naturally robust and earthy wine red, as the 2015 Color of the Year. Marsala, say the color experts, is rich, grounded, steady and satisfying, ideal for print, p-o-p, and packaging.
Pictured (clockwise from top left): Harlow Necklace by Kendra Scott, Courtesy of Kendra Scott; Sephora + Pantone Universe Pure Marsala Matte Lip Crème, Courtesy of Sephora; Gap Toddler Straight Cords, Courtesy of Gap; John W. Nordstrom Silk Bowtie, Courtesy of Nordstrom.
For more than 20 years, Pantone has surveyed the designers of New York Fashion Week and beyond to bring you the season’s most important color trends. The Pantone Fashion Color Report previews the most prominent hues for Fall 2014, including the 10 most directional colors which appear here:
Learn more about this year’s fashion report as well as view Pantone’s 2014 home and interior report here.
In honor of GDUSA’s 50th Anniversary we decided to take a dip into our print archives and share some fun highlights with you. We thought we’d kick things off with this 1968 ad for Pantone, the color experts, who are also celebrating their 50th anniversary this year. They’ll be lots more goodies coming your way so make sure to check back often.