PANTONE COLOUR OF THE YEAR 2021
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ILLUMINATING & ULTIMATE GRAY: COLOURS OF THE YEAR 2021
PANTONE* chose these colors for 2021 because 17-5104 Ultimate Gray & PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating is:
“A message of happiness supported by fortitude”,
“We need to feel that everything is going to get brighter – this is essential to the human spirit.
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COLOUR OF THE YEAR: SURFACES & TEXTURES
Images: Paolo Bendandi, Gaston Rouge, Matt Artz, William Daigneault on Unsplash
MORE ABOUT PANTONE®
It`s a color system for designers and manufacturers worldwide, the network covers more than 75 countries. It contains more than 2300 colors. Easy selecting and communicating by their special PANTONE*-number simplify the work between designer and manufacturer.
There are tow color systems: one for fashion & product design, one for print and packaging design. Each system has its own book and guide on paper. For fashion are the colors also available on cotton and nylon.
Pantone® Color list of the year 2016 – 2021
Since 2000 the Pantone® Color Institute selects a colour of the year. Trend experts check new trends all around the world. Influences can come from art, fashion, all areas of design, traveling and socio-economic conditions. Also new technologies, materials , social media are important for choosing the colour of the year.
Check out this overview of the last selected colors !