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Greenery is Pantone’s Color Of The Year for 2017

Every year Pantone (the global color authority) selects the Color Of The Year and designers of all sorts can’t wait to hear the news. The announcement came today: Greenery, or Pantone 15-0343 is Color of the Year for 2017. Leatrice Eiseman, the executive director of the Pantone Color Institute says: “This is the color of hopefulness, and of… Continue reading Greenery is Pantone’s Color Of The Year for 2017

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Get Inspired: Raspberry Rhapsody

This beautiful shade of red with a hint of rose is among my favorites. I created this inspiration board for a high-end engagement party at a private property with gold and eggplant purple accents. The results were amazing! Do you want to be inspired with an inspiration board? Not sure how to combine your favorite… Continue reading Get Inspired: Raspberry Rhapsody

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Introducing Pantone’s Color(s) Of The Year 2016

I had the pleasure to attend the webinar hosted by Pantone this morning where they introduced the 2016 Color Of The Year or, should I say Colors Of The Year? Yes! For the first time in the Color Of The Year history, Pantone selected two colors for 2016: Rose Quartz and Serenity.  At first glance they… Continue reading Introducing Pantone’s Color(s) Of The Year 2016

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Get Inspired – Mint Green

Mint green is a happy color that you can match pretty much with anything and it can be used for different styles. Here are two of my favorite Tavolozze that included mint green: 1) A Mint Celebration – Using mint green as the primary color, I created a rustic outdoor vision with brown accents 2) Golden… Continue reading Get Inspired – Mint Green

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Get Inspired – Red Passion By The Sea

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, so why not share a rich and vibrant inspiration board? I created this Tavolozza for a wonderful couple getting married at the Bel Air Bay Club in Pacific Palisades overlooking the ocean (you can see a picture of the ceremony site in the board). Their color palette was… Continue reading Get Inspired – Red Passion By The Sea

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Get inspired – Pantone’s Color of the Year 2015

The wait is over! Pantone announced the Color of the Year 2015, Marsala – a rich reddish brown. At first I was a little disappointed with the choice, I was expecting a blue this year (don’t ask me why…) so this brown didn’t get me very excited. But once my creative side started to think about… Continue reading Get inspired – Pantone’s Color of the Year 2015

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Get Inspired – Radiant Orchid

I’m impatiently waiting for Pantone to release the Color Of The Year for 2015… I have a feeling it will be a wonderful blue shade, what do you think? In the meantime, here’s an inspiration board that I created for The Country Friends‘ Spring Luncheon in May that celebrated their 60 years. Radiant Orchid was… Continue reading Get Inspired – Radiant Orchid