The secret’s out – the Pantone colour of the year is… *drumroll please* Classic Blue!
Described as a timeless and enduring blue hue, Classic Blue offers elegance & simplicity.
Suggestive of the evening sky, it’s a reassuring shade that is said to highlight our desire for a dependable and stable foundation on which to build as we cross the threshold into a new era – whether that’s from one decade to another or from pregancy into motherhood!
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Leatrice Eiseman, Pantone Color Institute’s Executive Director explains what inspired this year’s choice:
“We are living in a time that requires trust and faith. It is this kind of constancy and confidence that is expressed by Classic Blue, a solid and dependable blue hue we can always rely on. Imbued with a deep resonance, Classic Blue provides an anchoring foundation.”
How to Wear Classic Blue
Our favourite thing about Pantone’s choice this year is that it’s SO easy to wear!
It’s such a dependable shade, you can wear it anywhere. Whether at work, at home, or even for special occasions, a classic blue dress will never be out of place and we have plenty of gorgeous options for your maternity wardrobe.
It’s also the perfect shade for an accent accessory to complete your outfit. Add a blue bag, scarf or even a statement pair of boots for a truly eye-catching addition.
During pregnancy your body is changing so quickly, that turning to such a dependable shade can be a wonderful way of feeling more comfortable & confident in your new curves.