THE PANTONE COLOR OF THE YEAR 2019
PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral
"An animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energizes and enlivens with a softer edge
Vibrant, yet mellow PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral embraces us with warmth and nourishment to provide comfort and buoyancy in our continually shifting environment.
In reaction to the onslaught of digital technology and social media increasingly embedding into daily life, we are seeking authentic and immersive experiences that enable connection and intimacy. Sociable and spirited, the engaging nature of PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral welcomes and encourages lighthearted activity. Symbolizing our innate need for optimism and joyful pursuits, PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral embodies our desire for playful expression.
Representing the fusion of modern life, PANTONE Living Coral is a nurturing color that appears in our natural surroundings and at the same time, displays a lively presence within social media." Source: Pantone
Retro styles inspired by the ‘70s
Classic teardrop metal aviators with mirrored lenses
Updated mixed-material aviators in varying shapes
Chunky round or angular silhouettes in soft neutrals
Oversized, futuristic profiles
Lots of color and flair
Open or decorated bridges