Friday, February 27, 2009

Pantone Color Report: 10 Must Have Colors for Fall 09

Happy Friday Budget Brides!

Spring is looming near and summer is still a farway dream but Pantone has already released their Top 10 Fall Colors. Many of you are probably planning a fall wedding so here is some assistant in the color area. I saw a post about this on twitter from Fashion Tribes and I thought it would only be right to do a post of my own to share it with all of you.

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Check back on Monday for our full week of 10 Must Have Fall Colors Look for Less...
A wonderful balanced, true red, speaks to the need for cohesiveness. Perfect for all skin tones, American Beauty is a feel-good color. Pair it with Purple, Cream, Mustard, Turquoise, Ocean Blue, Green & Black.
A sense of refinement and sensuality, adding a air of creativity and excitement. Pair it with Yellow, Sapphire Blue, Dusty Purple, Pumpkin Orange Spice, Honey Maple Beige.
A golden variation of the color of the year (Mimosa), Honey Yellow is warmer & more subdued. Pair it with Jade, Peacock Blue, Purple Heart and Pink Freeze.
Strong yet understated color which will serve as the new black. Pair it with Gold, Navy and Chocolate Brown.
A deepened, earthy shade of orange, reminiscent of an autumn sunset. Pair it with Nomad, Rapture Rose, Brick Red, Chocolate Brown, Sank, Gold, Khaki and Caramel.
Bridges the gap between biege & light grey which also speaks to the need for timeless neutrals. Pair it with warm biege, rich brown, deep jade, Raspberry Punch, Mulberry, Marigold, Plum and Rothko Red.
Captures the vibrancy of fuschia and the softness of pink. Pair it with black, pink, Desert Blossom Yellow and Vernal Clover Green.

A rich yellow-green which adds a touch of elegance and sophistication making all colors come to life when paired. Pair it with Majolica Blue, Warm Red, Creamy Brown, Fiery Red Poinsetta, Charcoal, White, Cobalt, Terra Cotta and Vibrant Fushica.
A deep mysterious teal blue with more vibrancy than the usual Navy. Pair it with Burnt Sienna, Purple Heart, Grass Green, Magenta, Pink Sand & Black Iris.
A grayed-down biege when paired with other colors can stand alone or serve as an anchor. Pair it with Amber, Violet, Caramel, Ebony, White, Fuchsia, Lilac, Grape, Burnt Orange and Electric Blue.

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