For the last 20 years, Pantone has released a color of the year. The synonymous name is recognized globally as a color expert. For those years, the chosen color of the year has influenced product development and multiple industries.
How do they arrive at their selection?
According to Pantone's site, "Pantone’s color experts at Pantone Color Institute comb the world looking for new color influences. This can include the entertainment industry and films in production, traveling art collections and new artists, fashion, all areas of design, popular travel destinations, as well as new lifestyles, playstyles, and socio-economic conditions."
After careful consideration and analysis, the experts at Pantone arrived at PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray + PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating. These two colors combined, represent a message of strength and hopefulness. Showing that it
We are excited to see how these two colors come together to influence apparel, home decor, packaging, and multi-media design.
What do you think of this color combination?