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Spring 2012 is going to be a season of renewed energy, optimism and diversity. With a range of colours that go from free and playful to contemporary classics – The Pantone Fashion Colour Report for Spring 2012 – promises a vivid and versatile season of fashion! Pantone, a self-proclaimed “global authority in colours”, has surveyed designers at the New York Fashion Week for the last 18 years to create these season colour trend reports.
So what’s hot in 2012?
Provocative Tangerine Tango, an enticing juicy orange, is a vivacious and appealing refresher to enliven anyone’s outlook this spring. Providing a jolt of energy, Solar Powerradiates warmth and cheer.
Fanciful Bellflower, a distinct ornamental purple, exudes uniqueness and creativity. Scintillating and sexy, Cabaret is a sensual and intense rosy-red — an excellent choice for summer clothing and cosmetics.
Sodalite Blue, a classic maritime hue, brings order and calmness to mind. Like an anchor to a ship, this dependable shade works with every color in the palette. Cockatoo, a tactile blue-green, is sure to make your spirits soar. This unusual hue adds a whimsical touch to the palette and will surely make a statement this spring.
Margarita, a piquant yellow-green, lifts spirits with its refreshing and stimulating glow. Reminiscent of a blossoming garden on an early spring morning, fragrant Sweet Lilac evokes the fresh scents of summer. This delicate pinkish lilac adds a touch of romance to any wardrobe.
Natural versatile neutrals add practicality to this season’s brights. Driftwood, an adaptable blend of beige and gray with a slightly weathered feel, and Starfish, a perfect warm summer neutral, complement all colors featured in this season’s top 10.
With these bright and bold colours, we are excited to present some spring-favourites to you from our collection! Here are our take to help you jump into spring:
Stay tuned for the new additions in our collection in the New Year!!