Milan citizens — Orchid is growing on us: a version of the purple hue is Pantone Inc.’s color of the year for 2014. Milan as an european capital Fashion Trend will bring a new life to our milanese fashionistas.
Pantone maded it official, the global authority on colour, declared Radiant Orchid as the new color of the year for 2014. Milan Design Agenda let know for who’s searching for pantone’s radiant color code, 18-3224 is the exact shade, but for everyone else, this is more than a regular number, according to BRABBU blog article, is described as the color for “an enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones.”
In choosing a color of the year, the color institute makes a highly anticipated prediction of the boldest, most innovative and fashion trend color for the world to experiment with. For 2014, look for a powerful combination of pink and purple called “Radiant Orchid.”
In your mind how it will be at Milan Fashion week next catwalks season? The runways and red carpet have already had a few orchid moments, and Eiseman (Pantone’s board director) notes it’s a color that first lady Michelle Obama often wears.
Even womenswear has seen hints of it, with Salvatore Ferragamo and Ermengildo Zegna incorporating it into ties and trims. Dolce & Gabbana, Prada, Gucci, Valentino, Armani will be the next?
Pantone’s pick for color of the year will, in theory, have a strong presence in fashion, beauty, home design and consumer products….So Milan Design Agenda is set the table for next months.