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Pantone Color of the Year 2019

January 15, 2019

Pantone has announced its 2019 color of the year, “Living Coral”

Pantone’s news release states that Living Coral is “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.”

A color with the ability to appear lively on social media but still envoke feelings of warmth and comfort in nature is a great choice for the design world in 2019.

Coral hues have been a big part of Regal Fabrics’ line for some time now including some popular patterns below:

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