For the very first time, Pantone has chosen two colors to represent the 2016 Color of the Year: Rose Quartz and Serenity. Set aside the fact that they are extremely feminine, but blended together these two colors are set to calm and soothe our everyday stress, and provide a sense of security. Warm and tranquil, this year's picks are by far my favorite Pantone selection (can't say last year's Marsala did much for me) and I think they will do beautifully in fashion, home design, and event styling.
I think Pantone was right on point in their selection: 'As consumers seek mindfulness and well-being as an antidote to modern day stresses, welcoming colors that psychologically fulfill our yearning for reassurance and security are becoming more prominent.' And I think we can all relate to that need so I'm sharing some inspiration on how to incorporate these colors into your everyday life:
(Related: Black & White Home Decorating Ideas)