As 2018 comes to a close, it’s time to welcome all the “new year, new me” posts, as well as the Pantone Color of the Year 2019; Living Coral. Pantone describes this color as, “an animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energizes and enlivens with a softer edge. Sociable and spirited, the engaging nature of Living Coral welcomes and encourages lighthearted activity. Symbolizing our innate need for optimism and joyful pursuits; Living Coral embodies our desire for playful expression.” This tone is sure to become one of the latest trends in fashion and beauty as we ring in the new year.
Whether it’s a subtle detail or a statement piece, Living Coral can be incorporated throughout the latest styles in fashion. You can expect to see it not only on the runways of Summer 2019 Fashion Weeks, but also in your favorite local stores and it’s great for accessories! Living Coral can take the form of jewelry, handbags or shoes for a pop of color. It pairs well with neutrals for a warm, playful look. This fun shade can also be the focal point of your outfit. With bold pants,tops, and jackets in Living Coral, there are plenty of different ways to keep up with the latest trend.
Not only will Living Coral be prevalent in fashion in 2019, but it also will become part of the latest beauty trends. Expect to see it in some of your beauty guru’s favorite collections and looks. This color makes the perfect shade of lipsticks,blushes, highlighters, and eye-shadows. You can even anticipate seeing coral nail colors! Pantone’s beauty partner, Butter London, has already released three new shades that showcase the new color of the year. But, Living Coral’s range doesn’t stop there, it has even become a new trend in hair color! While some opt for the bright and bold coral hair itself, its influence is already seen in the latest red hair trend many celebrities like Anne Hathaway and Kate Bosworth have partaken in.
With 2019 not too far away, Pantone’s Color of the Year, Living Coral, won’t be hard to find.You’ll spot this tint on the runway, sported by your favorite celebrities, and more. Its broad range will make it a great addition into your own personal style for a fresh and exciting new look.