Daily Archives: December 11, 2012

Tips or Trends Tuesday: Pantone’s Color of the Year 2013…Emerald

Well, I’m throwing my Pantone Emerald hat in to the ring of oh so many bloggers with similar posts this week. In case you haven’t heard, “Pantone is the world-renowned authority on color and provider of color systems and leading technology for the selection and accurate communication of color across a variety of industries. The PANTONE® name is known worldwide as the standard language for color communication from designer to manufacturer to retailer to customer.” -http://www.pantone.com/pages/pantone/pantone.aspx?pg=19306&ca=10

Long story short, each year they come up with a color that they believe will transcend all aspects of design: clothing, decor, graphic, etc. This year, it’s emerald:

Here is my bit of emerald inspiration for you. Stop by tomorrow when I will have a gorgeous emerald hued inspiration board!

Emerald Green- Pantone's Color of the Year

Color of the Year 2013 Emerald

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Ballet shoes

Beaded handbag

Emerald jewelry

Mawi emerald ring
$365 – cultstatus.com.au

Green earrings
$475 – johnlewis.com

Victorian necklace

Wood heels

Solid border

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