Pantone’s Fall 2015 Color Palette
Pantone recently revealed their Fall 2015 color palette, which consists of earthy neutrals and bold, standalone colors that balance each other and “reflect landscape of hope, fun, fantasy, and all things natural”.
These colors were evident in Fall 2015’s runway looks, featuring timeless pieces inspired from the free, bohemian vibes of the 60’s and 70’s, and the allure of the 1920’s. The color palette is, for the first time ever, truly androgynous, and work with both men’s and women’s fashion.
Desert Sage, one of Pantone’s Fall 2015 colors
The top ten colors for men’s and women’s fashion for Fall 2015 are:
- PANTONE 18-4214 Stormy Weather
- PANTONE 16-1144 Oak Buff
- PANTONE 17-0627 Dried Herb
- PANTONE 18-1438 Marsala
- PANTONE 18-4726 Biscay Bay
- PANTONE 15-1340 Cadmium Orange
- PANTONE 16-2215 Cashmere Rose
- PANTONE 16-0110 Desert Sage
- PANTONE 19-4326 Reflecting Pond
- PANTONE 17-3628 Amethyst Orchid
Perry Ellis’ Interpretation of the color palette
Juxtaposition of color from opposite sides of the spectrum emphasizes poise and confidence on the runway. The Fall 2015 palette is rooted in multi-faceted, androgynous colors that can be worn to portray effortless sophistication across men’s and women’s fashion; it is the first time we are seeing a truly unisex color palette.
-Leatrice EisemanExecutive Director, Pantone Color Institute®
Rebecca Minkoff’s inspiration derived from Pantone’s color palette
What are your favorite colors from the palette? I am a huge fan of “Dried Herb”, “Desert Sage”, “Marsala”, “Cadmium Orange”, and “Cashmere Rose”. And basically, all of them.