Pantone Colors for Fall & Winter 2014 through Spring 2015

Pantone has published their fashion color guides for this Fall and Winter. The colors are terrific strong hues for Fall and Winter with softer shades for next Spring.

The link to the Fall/Winter forecast is

FCR_FALL2014_Home_Banner_Img Strong hues for Fall into Winter: Radiant orchid, royal blue, aluminum (silvery gray), aurora red (brick red), misted yellow (marigold), sangria (muted burgundy with a hint of purple), mauve mist, cognac, bright cobalt, and cypress green.   I especially like Cypress, Aluminum, and Sangria


For Spring 2015   Softer cooler hues and muted brighter shades

The link to the full forecast is

Featured colors for Spring 2015 are aquamarine, scuba (turquoise hue), lucite green (s strong mint), classic (deep) blue, toasted almond, strawberry ice, tangerine, custard, marsala, glacier grey (very silvery).  For Spring I especially like Marsala and Glacier Gray.

Gemstone jewelry fits into this template beautifully. Consider lots of silver jewelry and

Aqua Chalcedony and Woven Silver Drop Earrings




Dark Amethyst Dangle Earrings








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