The Pantone Institute has announced its 2014 color of the year – Radiant Orchid Color. “PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald, served as a symbol of growth, renewal and prosperity, Radiant Orchid reaches across the color wheel to intrigue the eye and spark the imagination,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. “An invitation to innovation, Radiant Orchid encourages expanded creativity and originality, which is increasingly valued in today’s society.”
Fashion designers already started working in this hue believing that Radiant Orchid’s rosy undertones radiate on the skin, producing a healthy glow when worn by both men and women. The color is definitely beautiful in any form and shape.
But today let’s take a look how we can use the color of 2014 in our interiors. You can always start slow by introducing the new color as an accent to your already existing interior. In the example below you can see an art piece that transformed this room.
You can also be bold by introducing a new furniture piece with the color of this year. Lampsplus already has these beautiful floor lamps you can buy right now!
Wallpaper is another great solution to update your interior looks at home or business environment.
Paint is a cheaper and more drastic solution. Radiant orchid color is a very calming color for a bedroom.
If you are going with Moroccan style this year, radiant orchid color is your friend! Look at this beautiful color combination below. It will go well with gold, blue and grey.
For a more contemporary interior style radiant orchid color can always be a lighting accent on a wall. Radiant Orchid will energizer any color combination providing a unifying element for diverse spaces.
Good luck everybody with picking your own radiant orchid color favorites for your new 2014 year!
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