The radiant orchid is the color of this year (by Pantone fashion color report for 2014). A captivating harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones, radiant orchid emanates great joy, love and health.
Since 2000, the Pantone Color Institute has been designating a color of the year – a color that will resonate around the world. Pantone Color Institute, global authority on color, has surveyed the designers of New York Fashion Week and beyond to bring you the season’s most important color trends. The Pantone Color of the Year is a reflection of what people are looking for, what they feel they need that color can help to answer, a color crossing all areas of design which is an expression of a mood, an attitude, on the part of the consumers. Inspired by a mixture of blooming flowers, travels abroad and strong, confident women, designers use color to refresh, revive and defy conventional wisdom. The other colors in Pantone report are: Placid Blue, Violet Tulip, Hemlock, Paloma, Sand, Freesia, Cayenne, Celosia Orange, Dazzling Blue.
Source: Radiant Orchid