Color Evaluation Kit

SKU: 2016-005

Color Evaluation Kit provides a full solution of color guides and proper lighting tools for any creative to adequately evaluate and approve color of various materials. Use the D65 light booth/stickers and Color Guide when reviewing color for hard/soft goods, textiles and coatings. Replace the booth lamps with the D50 versions and Formula Guide when reviewing color on printed materials.

€1,958.40 ( inc. VAT )


  • Pantone D65 Light Booth
  • Two D50 interchangeable lamps
  • Formula Guide Coated fan deck
  • Fashion, Home + Interiors Color Guide set
  • One sheet each: D65 and D50 Lighting Indicator stickers
  • Dimensions (length, width, height): 690mm x 500mm x 420mm
  • Viewing Area (H x W x D): 685mm x 395mm x 350mm
  • Weight: 23.5kgs


  • Evaluating color under the proper lighting helps adequately identify color variations and metameric effects that can be costly if not discovered until after production
  • Formula Guide includes 1,867 total colors and is our most commonly used guide in the world for brand guidelines and spot color printing
  • Color Guide illustrates all 2,310 of the Fashion, Home & Interiors colors as a lacquer coating on paper and our most affordable and portable offering in the FHI system.
  • Interchanging lamps is simple and allows for both dedicated daylight sources best used for evaluating graphics and printed works (D50) as well as all other materials (D65)
  • Lighting Indicator stickers tell you at a glance whether your ambient lighting conditions are giving you an accurate visual read of your color. Two light-sensitive patches react to your viewing illumination, changing color under different lighting temperatures. Under proper lighting, the two patches will appear to match. If the light is not in the proper range, the two patches will appear different.


  • Pantone D65 Light Booth delivers consistent, reliable daylight (D65), home (A Tungsten) and store (TL84) lighting options for hard/soft, textile, coatings and many other colored or dyed materials
  • Two D50 interchangeable lamps can be swapped with the booth’s D65 lamps to create an ideal lighting environment for evaluating graphics and printed materials
  • Use Formula Guide for design inspiration, color specification, and printing accuracy when creating spot color logos and branding, marketing materials, and packaging
  • Color Guide is the perfect tool for viewing the appearance of color on hard home, ceramics, paint, cosmetics, fashion accessories, and leather products
  • Lighting Indicator stickers demonstrate when lighting conditions are suitable for color evaluation. Use D50 for printed materials and D65 for all other products – hard/soft goods, textiles, paint, etc.