Direct from the gurus at Pantone, here are the colour trends for Spring 2012.
“For spring 2012, designers are inspired by diverse influences, showcasing a range of styles and lifestyles – from free and playful to light and breezy, and contemporary classics. Colors likewise reflect these differing moods, encapsulating vivid brights, fun-loving pastels and soft, muted tones.” says Pantone.
The top colors for women’s fashion for spring 2012 are:
PANTONE 17-1463 Tangerine Tango
PANTONE 13-0759 Solar Power
PANTONE 18-3628 Bellflower
PANTONE 18-2140 Cabaret
PANTONE 19-3953 Sodalite Blue
PANTONE 14-0116 Margarita
PANTONE 14-2808 Sweet Lilac
PANTONE 14-5420 Cockatoo
PANTONE 18-1210 Driftwood
PANTONE 16-1120 Starfish
The Pantone report features the top 10 colors for women’s fashion for spring 2012, along with designer sketches, quotes and headshots, and is available for free download at www.pantone.com/spring2012. This season’s report also includes the most directional hues for men’s spring 2012 fashion.
My favourite combination would be Solar Power and Margarita.