With the announcement of the Oscar nominations, it is officially the start of Awards season in Hollywood. Rest assured, one of the colors that is sure to reign supreme on the red carpet will be Radiant Orchid.
Trying to be ahead of the trend, Olive Oyl decided to add Pantone’s “Color of the Year” to her wardrobe, and the results are enough to make a girl blush with pride!
Chosen by Pantone as the “Color of the Year” for 2014, Radiant Orchid is described as “an enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones.”
“Radiant Orchid inspires confidence and emanates great joy, love and health. It is a captivating purple, one that draws you in with its beguiling charm.”
Isn’t Olive pretty in pink?
About the PANTONE Color of the Year
The color of the year selection requires careful consideration and, to arrive at the selection, Pantone quite literally combs the world looking for color influences. This can include the entertainment industry and films that are in production, traveling art collections, hot new artists, popular travel destinations and other socio-economic conditions. Influences may also stem from technology, availability of new textures and effects that impact color, and even upcoming sports events that capture worldwide attention.
For more than a decade, Pantone’s Color of the Year has influenced product development and purchasing decisions in multiple industries, including fashion, home and industrial design, as well as product packaging and graphic design.