SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Fashion Styles and Trends > Pantone's color of the year for Spring 2014 ( Moderated by Lynnelle)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Pantone's color of the year for Spring 2014
What do you think?
Kwaaked
Kwaaked
Member since 9/25/12
Posts: 878
Send Message

      



Date: 12/19/13 9:27 PM

Threads released this as the color of the year. What do you think about it?

I'm not a fan of any of the spring 2014 colors, so this isn't up my alley either.


Had to keep editing to make the link work. Sorry.
-- Edited on 12/19/13 9:30 PM --

UrbanFool
UrbanFool  Friend of PR
Intermediate
CA USA
Member since 10/19/06
Posts: 895
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 12/19/13 9:33 PM

Actually, I really like these. I just bought a dress in that darker blue... how fortuitous! I wear these colors now, except for that yellow!

And it's better than last year's Emerald!

Edited: Although that purple on the Threads site really does scream POLYESTER, doesn't it? :)

-- Edited on 12/19/13 11:24 PM --

------
Kelly

PattyE
starstarstar
PattyE  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Member since 9/7/10
Posts: 1561
Send Message

      



Subject: Pantones color of the year for Spring 2014 Date: 12/19/13 10:51 PM

I love the 2014 colors. I'm really excited about it.

Ahuva
star
Ahuva  Friend of PR
Advanced
NY USA
Member since 10/26/04
Posts: 164
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 12/19/13 11:37 PM

I love the 'Dazzling Blue'!
I hadn't looked at the colors yet when I bought 7 yards in that color for spring dresses for my three girls. (They picked the color from swatches I had brought back for them)

Most of the colors will look better on my girls then me but the "Cayenne" color is calling my name. Maybe a colorblocked top for me in that color together with any leftover of the blue....

------
My brand new blog! http://happysewist.blogspot.com

"One must learn by doing the thing; for though you think you know it, you have no certainty, until you try."
Sophocles

UrbanFool
UrbanFool  Friend of PR
Intermediate
CA USA
Member since 10/19/06
Posts: 895
Send Message

      



Subject: Pantones color of the year for Spring 2014 Date: 12/20/13 0:06 AM

That'd look awesome Ahuva. I like the Cayenne too.

------
Kelly

stirwatersblue
star
stirwatersblue
Intermediate
KS USA
Member since 12/13/08
Posts: 3190
Send Message

      
thumbsup 3 members like this.



Subject: Pantones color of the year for Spring 2014 Date: 12/20/13 0:45 AM

Where are you guys seeing the rest of the colors? The "Threads" link only gives me Radiant Orchid--but I like it!!
(I wasn't totally crazy about Emerald, either--but I definitely saw it EVERYWHERE!)

------
~Gem in the prairie

UrbanFool
UrbanFool  Friend of PR
Intermediate
CA USA
Member since 10/19/06
Posts: 895
Send Message

      



Date: 12/20/13 0:47 AM

The whole palette is here.

------
Kelly

Kwaaked
Kwaaked
Member since 9/25/12
Posts: 878
Send Message

      



Date: 12/20/13 0:47 AM

There was a link, but here it is again (not sure if Pantone is a bad site to link to or not).

Spring 2014 colors

UrbanFool
UrbanFool  Friend of PR
Intermediate
CA USA
Member since 10/19/06
Posts: 895
Send Message

      



Subject: Pantones color of the year for Spring 2014 Date: 12/20/13 0:57 AM

I took it off because the first post corrected the link to Threads, and it just looked like I was being a jerk. :)

------
Kelly

BrendaR
BrendaR
Intermediate
VA USA
Member since 6/13/13
Posts: 502
Send Message

      



Subject: Pantones color of the year for Spring 2014 Date: 12/20/13 1:05 AM

It looks like "Violet Tulip" is what used to be called "Periwinkle". I bet a lot of bridal parties will use it but it looks horrible in pictures! Half of the colors are "sad." I don't think I can wear any of them except the orange. But it's interesting to see what they think will be present for us to buy. I wonder if they take these colors from looking at the runway shows.

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Fashion Styles and Trends >> Pantone's color of the year for Spring 2014

Merchants on PR

Patterns from the Past


vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

Reconstructing History


Reconstructing History
Web site

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

Gwyn Hug


Fabric Shopping Help!
Deals!

Lanetzliving Vintage Sewing Patterns


Vintage Sewing Patterns
Deals!

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
10 Clever Techniques To Help You Sew Like a Pro
10 Clever Techniques To Help You Sew Like a Pro

Register

Break your Serger Out of the Box
Break your Serger Out of the Box

Register

BurdaStyle Magazine 02-2008-103

photo
by: yummymummy...

Review
Christine Jonson Taper Pant & Wide Leg Pant

Christine Jonson Taper Pant & Wide Leg Pant

Buy Now
Sewing Workshop Deja Vu Wrap Pattern

Sewing Workshop Deja Vu Wrap Pattern

Buy Now
McCall's 6109

photo
by: aleah42

Review

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.