Pantone 2020 – Color For A New Era

Pantone View Home + Interiors 2020 Color Inspiration by designer Ann Porter from Kitchen Studio of Naples

PANTONEView Home + Interiors 2020 Color Guide

While you may still be in the midst of decking out your beach house in Spring’s haute hues; believe it or not, color trends for the new year are already in.

The Pantone Color Institute, the authority behind the Color of The Year, has released 72 colors in eight color palettes that offer designers an “unusual and original approach” to home decor and interiors for 2020. Continue reading “Pantone 2020 – Color For A New Era”

Pantone Color of the Year 2017

Pantone 2017 COTY | KitchAnn Style

I’ve been anxiously awaiting December to roll around because that is when  the global color authority of the design industry, Pantone Color Institute, reveals their Color of the Year choice for 2017.

This week the announcement was made that 15-3043 Greenery, which we saw in the PANTONE Spring 2017 Fashion Color Report, is the official winner.

Pantone 2017 COTY | KitchAnn Style

Greenery is a fresh and “zesty yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring” recalling botanical life and signs of nature’s regrowth. Continue reading “Pantone Color of the Year 2017”

Pantone Home and Interiors 2017 Color Trends

2017 Color Trends | KitchAnn style

Half of 2016 is already over and it’s again when designers start looking to 2017 Color Trends. My first post for the up coming year starts with the biggest influencer of them all, Pantone.

Leatrice (Lee) Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute; unveiled the nine color palettes for 2017 from PantoneView Home + Interiors in her annual seminar at the International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago.

It takes me weeks to curate my collection of images for each palette. I used pictures of the palettes from Pantone’s display at the International Home + Housewares Show.

Each year Pantone pulls inspiration from current design trends (like metallics and black and white imagery), as well as bright colors from the film industry,most notably from films like Star Wars: The Force Awakes, The Peanuts Movie, and Disney’s Inside Out. Continue reading “Pantone Home and Interiors 2017 Color Trends”

Are You Ready for Pantone 2016 Color Trends?

Pantone Color Trends 2016 | KitchAnn style

Pantone Color Institute has unveiled its annual trend forecast for interiors for the coming year. There are nine palettes  in the  PANTONE VIEW home + interiors 2016 – Innovation and Impact, a color forecast highlighting trends for the home and interiors marketplace

Natural Forms: Shades that are plumbed from natural sources such as warm rosy clay and sheepskin beige. Continue reading “Are You Ready for Pantone 2016 Color Trends?”