Pantone Color of the Year 2013: Emerald
Happy New Year!!
With the New Year, brings a new “Color of The Year” and Pantone has announced that Emerald 17-5641 will be the Color for 2013.
When I heard this, I was so excited as I love emerald green. Emerald happens to be my birthstone, and after all I have green eyes!
Some of the adjectives that describe this color….Energizing, Lively, Healing, Regenerative, Inspiring, Balanced, Jewel Toned, Sophisticated, Classically Elegant, and Luminous.
“Green is the most abundant hue in nature – the human eye sees more green than any other color in the spectrum. As it has throughout history, multifaceted Emerald continues to sparkle and fascinate. Symbolically, Emerald brings a sense of clarity, renewal and rejuvenation, which is so important in today’s complex world. This powerful and universally appealing tone translates easily to both fashion and home interiors.” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®.