Pantone color of 2014: Radiant Orchid
Wedding planning is in full swing during this busy engagement season. The first step that most couples do after they get engaged is to decide when are where they are going to tie the knot, and then the next big decision is to select wedding colors. Pantone, the world’s leading color experts pick a Color of the Year every year. Some past colors have been Honeysuckle pink, Tangerine Tango orange, and Emerald green. The “it” color of 2014 was carefully chosen through many other contenders, with the promise of wedding season hanging in the air, Radiant Orchid was chosen to represent 2014.
Radiant Orchid, as described by Pantone “blooms with confidence and magical warmth that intrigues the eye and sparks the imagination. It is an expressive, creative and embracing purple—one that draws you in with its beguiling charm. A captivating harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones, Radiant Orchid emanates great joy, love and health”. Joy, love, and health? Sounds like the beginning of a wonderful marriage to me!
Radiant Orchid can be used in more than just flowers at a wedding. This magical shade of purple can be used in everything from the color of your pedicure; to the lights projected on the wall during your cake cutting…the possibilities are endless! Check out some of our picks to add Radiant Orchid to your wedding day palette!
Post Published on January 14, 2014. Guest Blogger: Crystal Herrea.