Feminine, yet fresh and atypical, the orchid palette presents an array of shades that vary from lavender like hues to bold purple tones. Hopefully, these next ten outfits can serve you as a form of inspiration as to building your own looks featuring the color of the year.
“While the 2013 color of the year, PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald, served as a symbol of growth, renewal and prosperity, Radiant Orchid reaches across the color wheel to intrigue the eye and spark the imagination. An invitation to innovation, Radiant Orchid encourages expanded creativity and originality, which is increasingly valued in today’s society. An enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple and pink undertones, Radiant Orchid inspires confidence and emanates great joy, love and health. It is a captivating purple, one that draws you in with its beguiling charm.”
– Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director, Pantone Color Institute®