Published on : Friday, December 11, 2020
The colours of 2021 will be “ultimate grey” and yellow “illuminating”, announced by Pantone®. It’s all about the messaging. Get ready for a brighter future. COVET HOUSE brings all about Pantone® new selection of two colours, with furniture, lighting, and accessories pieces from some of the top luxury brands in the world.
“No one color could get across the meaning of the moment,” Laurie Pressman, vice president of the Pantone Color Institute, told the New York Times. “We all realized we cannot do this alone. We all have a deeper understanding of how we need each other and emotional support and hope.”
A marriage of strength and optimism, Ultimate Grey and Illuminating do not have to be used in equal proportions, either colour can take precedence whether for apparel, beauty, home furnishings, product design or packaging.
Ultimate Grey and Illuminating in Apparel and Fashion Accessories
Illuminating punctuated by a touch of Ultimate Grey conveys a message of sunshine and strength. Enduring Ultimate Grey provides a great bouncing off point with Illuminating bringing in some brightness by way of a scarf, footwear, handbag, shawl, tops. With its energetic presence the marriage of Ultimate Grey and Illuminating are a great combination for activewear. The high visibility contrast of Illuminating and Ultimate Gray adds to its appeal for outerwear.
Ultimate Grey and Illuminating in Beauty
A mix of warm and cool tones, combining Ultimate Grey and Illuminating in hair or nail makes a dramatic statement. Illuminating sparkles and shimmers when paired with Ultimate Grey in eye make-up.
PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray + PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating, two independent colours that highlight how different elements come together to support one another, best express the mood for Pantone Colour of the Year 2021. Practical and rock-solid but at the same time warming and optimistic, the union of PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray + PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating is one of strength and positivity. It is a story of colour that encapsulates deeper feelings of thoughtfulness with the promise of something sunny and friendly.