According to the trend forecaster and color expert, the expanded palette takes into consideration a noticed consumer desire for more variety and experimentation with color and less structured fashion guidelines.
A recognized interest in freedom and exploration is a thread running through the Spring 2018 palette, with this season’s colors refusing to follow outdated rules, and embracing challenge to the status quo. From the earthy Chili Oil (PANTONE 18-1440), to the oceanic Arcadia (PANTONE 16-5533), this striking palette aims to inspire bold, imaginative fashion choices.
The four classic hues making their debut, such as Coconut Milk (PANTONE 11-0608) and Warm Sand (PANTONE 15-1214), symbolize the mainstay of any wardrobe.
Just in time for New York Fashion Week, the report was released: PANTONE® Fashion Color Trend Report Spring 2018.