Every year, Pantone reveals its colour of the year and for 2020, it is a timeless and enduring blue hue, PANTONE 19-4052. The Classic Blue shade has been said to be elegant in its simplicity. According to the brand, the shade is suggestive of the sky at dusk.
The reassuring qualities of the thought-provoking PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue highlights our desire for a dependable and stable foundation on which to build as we cross the threshold into a new era.
It is also believed that the 2020 Pantone colour of the year is imprinted in our psyches as a restful colour which brings a sense of peace and tranquillity to the human spirit, offering refuge. It is also a colour that aids concentration and brings laser-like clarity while re-centring our thoughts and fostering resilience.
About the Pantone Colour of the Year 2020,
We are living in a time that requires trust and faith. It is this kind of constancy and confidence that is expressed by PANTONE19-4052 Classic Blue, a solid and dependable blue hue we can always rely on. Imbued with a deep resonance, Classic Blue provides an anchoring foundation. A boundless blue evocative of the vast and infinite evening sky, Classic Blue encourages us to look beyond the obvious to expand our thinking; challenging us to think more deeply, increase our perspective and open the flow of communication. – Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute.
Here’s the true shade of the 2020 Pantone colour of the year according to the brand’s Instagram page.
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Introducing the Pantone Color of the Year 2020, PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue, a timeless and enduring blue hue elegant in its simplicity. Suggestive of the sky at dusk, the reassuring qualities of Classic Blue offer the promise of protection; highlighting our desire for a dependable and stable foundation from which to build. As we cross the threshold into a new era, Pantone has translated the hue into a multi-sensory experience to reach a greater diversity of people and provide an opportunity for everyone to engage with the color. We will be tapping into sight, sound, smell, taste, and texture to make the Pantone Color of the Year for 2020 a truly immersive color experience for all. Link in bio to learn more about Classic Blue. #Pantone2020
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Besides black and white, blue is another hue that is very versatile and looks good on everyone. From baby blue to sky blue, marine blue to royal blue, shades of blue can be quite flattering on all body types.
If you are looking for ways to integrate shades of blue into your wardrobe, these outfits will inspire you on how to incorporate rich shades of blue into your looks.
Here’s how you can incorporate rich blue hues into your wardrobe…
Dressed way up
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Originally published December 7, 2019.
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