Pantone Color Institute Releases Fashion Color Trend Report Autumn/Winter 2019/2020 For New York Fashion Week


Pantone Color Institute Releases Fashion Color Trend Report Autumn/Winter 2019/2020 For New York Fashion Week

Embracing identity promotes colour confidence with a clever touch

CARLSTADT, N.J., February 7, 2019 – Pantone LLC, a global authority on colour and provider of professional colour standards for the design industries, today announced the Pantone® Fashion Color Trend Report Autumn/Winter 2019/2020 edition for New York Fashion Week. Published for the fashion industry by the Pantone Color Institute, a trend forecasting and colour consultancy, this season’s report features the top 12 stand-out colours, as well as current takes on the four classic neutrals we can expect to see from fashion designers on the runway as they introduce their new autumn/winter collections.

According to Pantone Color Institute’s colour experts, colours for this season reflect an emergence of confidence; bold and strong, a visceral collection of colours that are relatable, while displaying some clever tweaks for the winter season. Expressing our wide-ranging acceptance of colour, combinations for Autumn/Winter 2019/2020 suggest a thirst for liberation and a desire to realise our own individualised unique identities.

“Colours for Autumn/Winter 2019/2020 range from easy and sophisticated to strikingly different and unique,” said Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute. “This palette of versatile hues builds a sense of empowerment and confidence, enabling the wearer to choose the colours that best reflect their mood and persona.”

About the Autumn/Winter 2019/2020 NYFW Colour Palette:

Visceral hues coupled with seasonal core shades create a versatile palette inclusive of the following:

PANTONE 19-1557 Chili Pepper
A spicy red, Chili Pepper adds drama and excitement as it stimulates the senses.
PANTONE 19-1650 Biking Red
An adventurous deep red, Biking Red is strong and powerful.
PANTONE 12-1110 Crème de Pêche
An embracing light peach, Crème de Pêche speaks of softness and ease.
PANTONE 15-1530 Peach Pink
Warm and flattering, Peach Pink imparts a healthy glow.
PANTONE 19-1234 Rocky Road
Rocky Road is an earthy and grounded solid brown.
PANTONE 17-1926 Fruit Dove
An extroverted pink, Fruit Dove creates a presence that can’t be ignored.
PANTONE 18-1155 Sugar Almond
An appetizing mid-tone, Sugar Almond is a sweetened shade of brown.
PANTONE 15-1150 Dark Cheddar
Bold and daring, Dark Cheddar is a sharp blend of yellow and orange.
PANTONE 19-4055 Galaxy Blue
A thoughtful blue, evocative of the greater galaxy.
PANTONE 18-4217 Bluestone
Bluestone is a colour of quiet resolve.
PANTONE 16-1358 Orange Tiger
Orange Tiger imparts a fearless energy.
PANTONE 19-6050 Eden
Eden is a stately forest green that plays on tradition.

About the Autumn/Winter 2019/2020 Classics:

This season’s core shades are strong enough to stand alone or work equally well as a foundation for distinguishing colour contrasts.

PANTONE 12-0815 Vanilla Custard
Vanilla Custard is an understated, smooth and creamy white.
PANTONE 19- 3815 Evening Blue
Confident and classic, a deep blue symbolic of the evening sky.
PANTONE 16-0000 Paloma
An unpretentious, yet at the same time elegant gray, Paloma endures.
PANTONE 17-0530 Guacamole
A tasteful, nutrient-enriched green, Guacamole establishes a refreshing foundation.

Adobe Stock x Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report

To support the Fashion Color Trend Report Autumn/Winter 2019/2020, Pantone has partnered with Adobe Stock to curate a collection of images that reflect the palette for the season. With millions of visual assets, Adobe Stock is an amazing resource for creatives to seek visual inspiration and creative development. Click here to view the Adobe Stock x Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report gallery.

About Fashion Color Trend Report

The colours featured in the semiannual Pantone Fashion Color Trend Report are selected from the Pantone FASHION, HOME + INTERIORS Colour System, the most widely used and recognised colour standards system for fashion, textile, home and interior design. Each season, the Pantone Color Institute issues the Pantone® Fashion Color Trend Report as semi-annual colour trend forecasts for the upcoming season, highlighting the top colours you can expect to see at New York Fashion Week and London Fashion Week. The Pantone® Fashion Color Trend Report serves as a colour reference throughout the season for fashion enthusiasts, reporters and retailers.

About The Pantone Color Institute™

The Pantone Color Institute is the business unit within Pantone that highlights the top seasonal runway colours, selects the Pantone Color of the Year, forecasts global colour trends, and advises companies on colour for product and brand visual identity. Through seasonal trend forecasts, colour psychology, and colour consulting, the Pantone Color Institute partners with global brands to effectively leverage the power, psychology, and emotion of colour in their design strategy.

About Pantone

Pantone provides a universal language of colour that enables colour-critical decisions through every stage of the workflow for brands and manufacturers. More than 10 million designers and producers around the world rely on Pantone products and services to help define, communicate and control colour from inspiration to realisation – leveraging advanced X-Rite technology to achieve colour consistency across various materials and finishes for graphics, fashion and product design. Pantone Standards feature digital and physical colour specification and workflow tools. The Pantone Color Institute™ provides customised colour standards, brand identity and product colour consulting as well as trend forecasting inclusive of Pantone Color of the Year, Fashion Runway Color Trend Reports, colour psychology and more. Pantone B2B Licensing incorporates the Pantone Colour System into different products and services, enabling licensees to communicate and reproduce approved Pantone values and improve efficiencies for their users. Pantone Lifestyle brings colour and design together across apparel, home, and accessories. Connect with Pantone Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn.

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