The Shades of Fall/Winter '17
Posted on 04 October 2017
Forget scouring the runway looks and fashion week collections, this is your go-to guide for the 'it' colors of the season. The color experts at Pantone have made things that much easier for us with the top 10 color trends for Fall/ Winter 2017.
“Bookended by a dynamic Grenadine red and a tawny Autumn Maple, the color palette for Fall 2017 leans more to warmth,” states Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute. “While comforting, enveloping colors and ease are crucial to the seasonal feeling, standout shades include a pale pink Ballet Slipper, a refreshing Golden Lime, and a bright Marina blue. These hues add a striking touch when paired with the classic autumnal shades of Navy Peony, Neutral Gray, Butterum and Tawny Port.”
A powerful, attention-grabbing and confident red for the daring.
A regal shade of rich red that's all about sophistication, composure and elegance.
The name says it all! A soft, feminine and flattering shade that brightens up your winter looks.
A warming and comforting shade of light brownish-beige, reminiscent of a toasty night by the fire on a cold day.
A timeless navy blue that's the perfect alternative to black this season.
The go-with-everything, dependable shade and the pantsuit color of the season- gray!
Pantone's name for deep forest green, the color of protective evergreen trees.
When lime-green met browns, tans and beiges, golden lime was born.
A refreshing blue to brighten up the Fall 2017 palette.
THE quintessential autumn color; a tawny and russet shade bringing warmth into the palette.
by Haya Issa