Pantone Archive

2016 Colors of the Year: Soften Up Your Staging Hues

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine  Think pink for 2016. Pantone voted two colors — Rose Quartz and Serenity — as this year’s colors of the year, a nod to softer color tones that are expected to gain popularity...
February 15, 2016

10 Colors to Watch for Spring 2016

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Mostly calm and cool colors – with a little bit of pop — will be on-trend in spring 2016. Pantone recently released its 2016 Spring Fashion Color Report, a forecast to which colors...
November 2, 2015

The Color of the Year for 2014 Is …

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Move over Emerald, there’s a new hot color in town. Get ready to embrace purple in the new year. Pantone has crowned “Radiant Orchid” as the “2014 Color of the Year.” Pantone calls...
December 30, 2013

The Color of the Year for 2013 Is …

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine Home interiors are going green this year. Pantone has named “Emerald” its color of the year for 2013. Pantone describes the jewel-like hue as a “lively, radiant, lush green” that can offer sophistication...
January 21, 2013

The Color of the Year for 2011

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Last year, turquoise brightened up home interiors across the country, but now a new color has stepped into the spotlight for 2011. Pantone recently announced honeysuckle — a reddish pink hue — as...
January 10, 2011

The Color of the Year

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR Magazine So what’s the “it” color for 2010? According to Pantone, it’s turquoise’s year to shine. Look for this vibrant blue-green color to pop up in many fabrics, textiles and home interiors this year....
March 10, 2010