Pantone displays an “umbrella of accord” with their fall 2015 color palette. Earthy neutrals are weaved with a range of bold color statements to reflect a landscape of hope, fun, fantasy and all things natural. The colors are evocative of a love for nature and a timeless appreciation for warmth and security, which are conveyed through naturally inspired colors that remind us of things that are real and protective.
The top ten colors for fall 2015 are:
PANTONE 18-4214 Stormy Weather
PANTONE 16-1144 Oak Buff
PANTONE 17-0627 Dried Herb
PANTONE 18-1438 Marsala
PANTONE 18-4726 Biscay Bay
PANTONE 15-1340 Cadmium Orange
PANTONE 16-2215 Cashmere Rose
PANTONE 16-0110 Desert Sage
PANTONE 19-4326 Reflecting Pond
PANTONE 17-3628 Amethyst Orchid
3 fun facts about color revealed by Pantone (the world’s color authority):
1. Making a decision about a color is 95% intuitive and emotional, and only 5% rational.
2. Up to 90% of snap judgments made about products can be based on color alone.
3. 75% of human experience is filtered through our eyes. Visual cues are essential to successfully getting a message across.