Stars and Stripes stripes.com 26 Dec, 2020 19:30 am

After a rough year, Pantone's Colors of the Year for 2021 aim for 'warmth and dependability'

After a rough year, Pantone's Colors of the Year for 2021 aim for 'warmth and dependability'
Pantone's ability to forecast color trends is a marketing force that helps furniture, textile, fashion, accessory and technology designers choose designs from season to season.

After a rough year, Pantone's Colors of the Year for 2021 aim for 'warmth and dependability' Pantone announced that its 2021 Colors of the Year are Ultimate Gray and Illuminating.9, Pantone announced that its 2021 Colors of the Year are Ultimate Gray and Illuminating, shades chosen for their warmth and dependability." Ultimate Gray, like pebbles, is emblematic of "solid and dependable elements which are everlasting and provide a firm foundation.The union of an enduring Ultimate Gray with the vibrant yellow Illuminating expresses a message of positivity supported by fortitude," Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, said in a news release.

"Ultimate Gray falls into a category of grays I hate: mid-tone grays," he said.Which makes the Pantone Color Institute, which chose Classic Blue as the Color of the Year for 2020, pretty prescient.

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